EMPOWERING CHRISTIAN WOMEN: An Open Letter to Pastors on Mother's Day Blogger Widgets

An Open Letter to Pastors on Mother's Day

Tuesday, May 08, 2012


Dear Pastor,

Like clockwork, I used to skip the same Sunday worship service each year.

While my husband and I were (not-so) patiently waiting on God’s timing to have children, Mother’s Day was the day I dreaded the most.

From the picture of the mother cuddling a newborn on the church bulletin cover  to the distribution of pink carnations to all mothers, grandmothers, great-grandmothers, and so forth – Mother’s Day worship services were one mega-dose of sadness, and if I’m being honest, resentment.

So, from a young(ish) mother acquainted with the sorrows of both miscarriage and infertility, here are two thoughts to consider as you plan your upcoming worship services.

Pastors, please read the complete article:

(c)  Melissa Deming ~ http://melissademing.com 

Thank you Melissa for your heartfelt post!




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