Mother's Day

Mother's Day invites us to share our deepest love and appreciation with the woman who made our lives possible.
Guideposts contributing editor Kathryn Slattery
Family

A Mother's Day Message from Kathryn Slattery

For Mother's Day, Guideposts contributing editor Kathryn Slattery offers a tender and grateful remembrance of her late mother and offers words of encouragement and comfort to others who have lost their moms.

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Self care
Emotional and Mental Health

3 Positive Ways to Mother Yourself

Mother’s Day is about celebrating the idea of love, support and nurturance. What would it look like to turn those qualities back in on yourself?

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Mother’s Love

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Mother and son walking on beach
Family

3 Spiritual Tips from My Mother

A son admires his mother's singular faith—expressed more in actions than words.

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A portrait of Marcia Gay Harden in front of green scenery.
Caregiving

Marcia Gay Harden on Coping with Her Mother's Alzheimer's

All her life, her mother helped pave the way for her success. Now, as her mother battles Alzheimer's, Marcia Gay Harden offers her love and support.

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Diana Aydin, managing editor of Mysterious Ways, shares a story about her mom's mother's intuition
Family

Mother's Intuition: Mysterious Ways Staffers Tell Their Stories

For Mother's Day, Mysterious Ways and Guideposts employees share stories, both amusing and amazing, of instances when their moms displayed mother's intuition to a heightened degree.

The perfect Mother’s Day Gift: Women’s Devotional Bible

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A young mother reading a bedtime story to her daughter.
Adult Children

In Praise of Those Who Mother

Mother's Day isn't exclusively to mothers, but to those who are proactive in the responsibility of "mothering".

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A Mother’s Selfless Love and Prayers
Children

A Mother’s Selfless Love and Prayers

Never giving up on a wayward son yields a joyous outcome.

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Karen and Lloyd Leveridge, on the evening of their wedding in 1954
Adult Children

A Mother's Last Gift

Years after his mother's death, one Guideposts staffer discovers a beautiful reminder of her love—and her sense of humor.

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Kristin with her new dog, Thunder, named in honor of her favorite NBA team, the Oklahoma City Thunder
Family

Kristin Chenoweth: A Mother's Day Message to Moms Everywhere

The acclaimed actress-singer discusses her third appearance on the cover of Guideposts, offers a thank-you to mothers everywhere, and talks about her favorite Mother's Day tradition.

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