I know Mother’s Day just passed, but we should always remember to honor our mothers -everyday, and those who have given wise counsel and advice!
Take a look at the following…I found it on one of my favorite blog sites called Fat Beggars School of Prophets. -anita
I am thinking again, as I did in a recent post, about my grandmother who died before I was born. I only have a few stories my dad has shared with me about her, and I have not really internalized all of them. But she comes to mind again this Mother’s Day because one of the tales I know of her is how she frequently got called in for disciplinary meetings with the elders from her church, not for her flagrant sins, but for her passion to serve Jesus in ways they did not appreciate!
In the 1950’s and 60’s, women had little or no voice in the church. That was true almost all the way across the board in American churches. But in churches of Christ, there were also divisions about whether to support financially children’s homes. Yes, this was one of the issues that actually divided…
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