As Mother’s Day nears, you might be thinking of the best way to celebrate and thank your mom for all she’s done. She’s worn many hats over the years—from teacher and confidant to helper and friend, moms do it all.
But our moms’ kindness can show us far more than how much they love us. In Isaiah 66:13a, we see a comparison: “As a mother comforts her son, so I will comfort you.” Here, the way God comforts us is compared to how a mother would comfort her son or daughter.
God’s comfort and love is a big concept to grasp, but thinking of it in terms of an earthly mother helps to ground us in what that comfort looks like. Think of a time when you were scared or worried as a child—perhaps your mom offered you advice. Maybe she showed you something you were excited about to distract you. Or maybe she simply took you in her arms and held you close.
All these ways our moms comfort us point to ways God comforts us perfectly. He offers us wisdom for times of trouble through His word, reminds us of ways He’s provided for us before, and brings us
This Mother’s Day, consider a gift that will help Mom grow in her own faith walk, bring her close to Jesus and thank her for her selfless love.
Here are a few great Christian gift ideas Mom will love!
Inherently beautiful and intentionally designed, this Bible is perfect for the Mom who wants to dig deeper. She’ll love reading the Word alongside devotionals, illustrated key verses, and plenty of journaling space.
31 Bits partners with Ugandan women to champion sustainable wages, safe working conditions, and dignified job opportunities—and to create beautiful jewelry. Mom will love wearing a new piece that makes a difference.
Every mom wants to set aside a few quiet moments. In this special bundle, she’ll find A Moment to Breathe, a devotional centered on taking time to rest, and Promises from God’s Heart, a special collection of Bible verses offering guidance.
Why Her? by Nicki Koziarz
Help her explore the story of Rachel and Leah, two sisters whose story helps us to learn contentment.
The Quest by Beth Moore
In Beth Moore’s latest Bible study, she’ll be challenged to adventure with God, ask questions, and dive into the Word. She can even invite her kids to grow alongside her as they follow along in their own Bible study books.
In the most comprehensive
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If You Only Knew by Jamie Ivey
Jamie Ivey’s first book meets all of us where we are. Through her own story, Jamie shows how God can be trusted to turn even our failures into testimonies of His faithfulness.
Jewelry from The Vintage Pearl
Mom can keep her kids close to her heart with a sweet reminder of each special soul. The Vintage Pearl offers pieces they hope will become unique keepsakes, and they use the blessings God has given them to support a variety of ministries.
Embraced by Lysa TerKeurst
In 100 devotions created for women in all stages of life, Mom will find a godly perspective on issues she faces daily. She'll come to know the Lord more deeply as she spends time with Him each day.
Beautiful Name by Point of Grace
In this new CD only available at LifeWay, Mom will find recordings of the worship songs she loves, along with new favorites, to fill her home with powerful praise.
Just Open the Door by Jen Schmidt