A Godly Mother
An honorable Mother defined
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M = To keep your Mind on Jesus!
"...The inhabitants of the village ceased, they ceased in Israel, until that I Deborah arose, that I arose a Mother of Israel..." Judges 5.
“The Lord will keep you in perfect peace if your mind is stayed on HIM!” Isaiah 26
"Let this mind be in you that was also in Christ Jesus." Philippians 2
"For God has not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind." II Timothy 1
O = Obey God! To raise your children up in the fear and admonition of the Lord.
To be Obedient and committed to GOD and HIS WORD.
“We ought to obey GOD rather than man” Acts 5
"As obedient children, not fashioning yourselves to the former lusts in your ignorance." II Peter 1
"To be discreet, chaste, keepers at home, good,obedient to their own husbands, that the Word of God be not blasphemed." Titus 2
"Children OBEY your parents in the LORD; for this is the first commandment with promise; THAT IT MAY GO WELL WITH THEE, AND THOU MAYEST LIVE LONG ON THE EARTH. " Ephesians 1
T = To be Truthful & trustworthy.
“God is a Spirit; and they that worship Him must worship HIM in Spirit and Truth!” John 5
"Pilate therefore said unto him, Art thou a king then? Jesus answered; Thou sayest that I am a king. To this end I was born, and for this cause I came into the world, that I should bear witness of the Truth, Everyone that is of the Truth heareth My Voice." John 18
"But speaking the Truth in Love, may grow up him in all things which is the HEAD, even CHRIST." Ephesians 4
H = To be Honest and honorable and honor God in your heart, life and home. “Strength and Honor are her clothing; and she shall rejoice in time to come. Proverbs 31
"The wise in heart shall be called prudent; and the sweetness of the lips increaseth learning." Proverbs 16
" She openeth her mouth with wisdom, and in her tongue is the law of kindness. She looked well to her household, and eateth not the bread of idleness." Proverbs 31
E = To exercise Godliness and integrity with Love! “But to refuse profane and old wise fables, and exercise thyself rather unto Godliness. For bodily exercise profiteth little… I Timothy 4
R = To know you have been declared Righteous and are a member of the royal priesthood of God! “But ye are a chosen generation a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a peculiar people; that ye should show forth the praises of Him who hath called you out of darkness into the marvelous LIGHT!” 1 Peter 2
This is how you honor the Lord and become an honorable Mother!