Why did Adam call his
wifes name Eve?
Adam named his wife
Eve, because she would become the mother of
all the living.
Note It is said that
the three sweetest words in nay language are mother,
home and heaven.
What did God say to
Abraham concerning his wife, Sarah?
I will bless her and
will surely give you a son by her. I will
bless her so that she will be the mother of
nations; kings of peoples will come from her.
Honor Due to Mothers
What commandment guards
the honor of a mother?
Honor your father and
your mother. Exodus 20:12. [5th
What tender, filial regard
did Christ manifest for His mother in the hour of
When Jesus saw his
mother there, and the disciple whom he loved
standing nearby, he said to his mother, Dear
woman, here is your son, and to the
disciple, Here is your mother. From
that time on, this disciple took her into his
home. John 19:26,27. [John]
The Mothers Influence on
What did Hannah promise
to do if the Lord should grant her a man-child?
And she made a vow,
saying, O Lord Almighty, if you will only
look upon your servants misery and remember
me, and not forget your servant but give her a
son, Then I will give him to the Lord for all the
days of his life, and no razor will ever be used
on his head. 1 Samuel 1:11.
To whom did God commit the
care and early training of His only-begotten Son?
On coming to the
house, they saw the child with his mother Mary,
and they bowed down and worshipped him. Then they
opened their treasures and presented him with
gifts of gold and incense and of myrrh.
What is said of the child
life of Jesus under the influence of His mothers
tender care and faithful instruction?
And the child grew
and became strong; he was filled with wisdom, and
the grace of God was upon him. And Jesus grew in
wisdom and stature, and in favor with God and
Luke 2:40, 52.
Note A Christian
mother, above all others can deeply implant and
faithfully cherish the seeds of truth in the
young and tender heart. More even than the
father, the mother molds the life, character, and
destiny of man. Every stage and phase of
life is touched and influenced by her. Infancy,
childhood, youth, manhood, and old age alike look
to her for inspiration; thus she is both the
morning and the evening star of life.
How early did Timothy know the
And how from
infancy you have known the Holy Scriptures,
which are able to make you wise for salvation
through faith in Christ Jesus. 2 Timothy
What is said of his mother and
I have been reminded of your sincere
faith, which first lived in your grandmother
Lois and in your mother Eunice and, I am
persuaded, now lives in you also. 2 Timothy
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