New King James Version (NKJV)
25 Strength and honor are her clothing;
She shall rejoice in time to come.
26 She opens her mouth with wisdom,
And on her tongue is the law of kindness.
27 She watches over the ways of her household,
And does not eat the bread of idleness.
28 Her children rise up and call her blessed;
Her husband also, and he praises her:
From their nurturing touch, biological senses, and understanding–the importance if Mother’s crosses every literature and culture known to man. Our literature is full of adages and proverbs from nearly every culture or country on Earth. A Jewish proverb claims, “God could not be everywhere so he made mothers.” An Arabic proverb expands on that point, “The mother is a school; if she is well-reared, you are sure to build a nation.”
And throughout the centuries, mothers have always stepped into those roles, defining them according to their children’s — and community’s. Join West Angeles in honoring ALL Mother’s this Sunday, May 12, 2013 in the 8AM and 11AM services. Here is our Mother’s Day Bulletin.