REMEMBERING MY MOM ON MOTHER’S DAY

Psalm 107:2 Let the redeemed of the LORD say so, whom he hath redeemed from the hand of the enemy;

What better way to remember my Mom than to share her story. I pray this blesses and encourages someone today!

Link … My Mom’s Testimony

REMEMBERING MY MOTHER …

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My mother left this world five years ago today. March 12th. This is her story of God’s amazing grace …

These are all the articles I’ve posted about my mother. The Lord Jesus Christ is the “Man Under Authority” and with Him all things are possible. The Lord still heals and He still saves, even in the eleventh hour.

A MOTHER’S DAY STORY A story of reconciliation.

Man Under Authority – I My mother was dying, and she was not born again. I asked the Lord to give her more time on this earth.

Man Under Authority – II My mother’s road to the Lord.

Man Under Authority – III What I spoke at my mother’s funeral service.

GLORIOUS RESURRECTION LIFE Contains a poem my mother learned in Italy as a child. She recited it to me for the first time when she was in her 80’s.

PHOTOS

Luke 18:27 And he said, The things which are impossible with men are possible with God.

WHERE ARE YOU LITTLE ONE?

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A poem my mother recited to me when she was in her 80’s, after she was born again and shortly before she died. She remembered learning it as a little child. It was the first poem I ever heard her recite.

IN MEMORY OF MY MOTHER …

Today would have been my mother’s 93rd birthday.  She went to be with Jesus on March 12, 2007.  My mother was born again in her old age.  I am reposting her story as a testimony to the Lord’s faithfulness. 

A MOTHER’S DAY STORY – A story of reconciliation.

Man Under Authority – I – My mother was dying, and she was not born again.  I asked the Lord to give her more time on this earth.

Man Under Authority – II  My mother’s road to the Lord.

Man Under Authority – III  What I spoke at my mother’s funeral service.

GLORIOUS RESURRECTION LIFE  Contains a poem my mother learned in Italy as a child.  She recited it to me for the first time when she was in her 80′s.

PHOTOS

MY MOTHER HAD A NEWBORN SON

Today is my brother’s 50th birthday.  I was almost 12 when he was born.  I wrote this poem as I remembered the time and circumstances surrounding his birth, and now his need for a second birth.

MY MOTHER HAD A NEWBORN SON

My mother had a newborn son,
Just when she thought her work was done,
He was the child of her midlife,
He was the child of her midlife.

My mother had a newborn son,
Before she knew it he turned one,
He grew and grew each year one more,
Till grown he was a man one score.

My mother had a newborn son,
What love she had for her young’un,
She gave him all she had to give,
She gave him all she had to give.

My mother had a newborn son,
When she was old her work was done,
Then sickness came upon her brow,
‘Twas then to Jesus her knee bowed.

My mother had a newborn son,
His only birth, his only one,
Born from above he needs to be,
Born from above he needs to be.

My mother had a newborn son,
Just when she thought her work was done,
So long ago, two score and ten,
He must, a man, be born again.

by Cathy White 2011

John 3

1 There was a man of the Pharisees, named Nicodemus, a ruler of the Jews: 2 The same came to Jesus by night, and said unto him, Rabbi, we know that thou art a teacher come from God: for no man can do these miracles that thou doest, except God be with him. 3 Jesus answered and said unto him, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God. 4 Nicodemus saith unto him, How can a man be born when he is old? can he enter the second time into his mother’s womb, and be born? 5 Jesus answered, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born of water and of the Spirit, he cannot enter into the kingdom of God. 6 That which is born of the flesh is flesh; and that which is born of the Spirit is spirit. 7 Marvel not that I said unto thee, Ye must be born again. 8 The wind bloweth where it listeth, and thou hearest the sound thereof, but canst not tell whence it cometh, and whither it goeth: so is every one that is born of the Spirit. 9 Nicodemus answered and said unto him, How can these things be? 10 Jesus answered and said unto him, Art thou a master of Israel, and knowest not these things? 11 Verily, verily, I say unto thee, We speak that we do know, and testify that we have seen; and ye receive not our witness. 12 If I have told you earthly things, and ye believe not, how shall ye believe, if I tell you of heavenly things? 13 And no man hath ascended up to heaven, but he that came down from heaven, even the Son of man which is in heaven. 14 And as Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, even so must the Son of man be lifted up: 15 That whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have eternal life. 16 For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. 17 For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; but that the world through him might be saved. 18 He that believeth on him is not condemned: but he that believeth not is condemned already, because he hath not believed in the name of the only begotten Son of God. 19 And this is the condemnation, that light is come into the world, and men loved darkness rather than light, because their deeds were evil. 20 For every one that doeth evil hateth the light, neither cometh to the light, lest his deeds should be reproved. 21 But he that doeth truth cometh to the light, that his deeds may be made manifest, that they are wrought in God. 22 After these things came Jesus and his disciples into the land of Judaea; and there he tarried with them, and baptized. 23 And John also was baptizing in Aenon near to Salim, because there was much water there: and they came, and were baptized. 24 For John was not yet cast into prison. 25 Then there arose a question between some of John’s disciples and the Jews about purifying. 26 And they came unto John, and said unto him, Rabbi, he that was with thee beyond Jordan, to whom thou barest witness, behold, the same baptizeth, and all men come to him. 27 John answered and said, A man can receive nothing, except it be given him from heaven. 28 Ye yourselves bear me witness, that I said, I am not the Christ, but that I am sent before him. 29 He that hath the bride is the bridegroom: but the friend of the bridegroom, which standeth and heareth him, rejoiceth greatly because of the bridegroom’s voice: this my joy therefore is fulfilled. 30 He must increase, but I must decrease. 31 He that cometh from above is above all: he that is of the earth is earthly, and speaketh of the earth: he that cometh from heaven is above all. 32 And what he hath seen and heard, that he testifieth; and no man receiveth his testimony. 33 He that hath received his testimony hath set to his seal that God is true. 34 For he whom God hath sent speaketh the words of God: for God giveth not the Spirit by measure unto him. 35 The Father loveth the Son, and hath given all things into his hand. 36 He that believeth on the Son hath everlasting life: and he that believeth not the Son shall not see life; but the wrath of God abideth on him.