Quote of the Week ~ Oct. 29, 2011

Posted By on October 29, 2011

“O dear mothers, you have a very sacred trust reposed in you by God! He hath in effect said to you, “Take this child and nurse it for Me, and I will give thee thy wages.” You are called to equip the future man of God, that he may be thoroughly furnished unto every good work. If God spares you, you may live to hear that pretty boy speak to thousands, and you will have the sweet reflection in your heart that the quiet teachings of the nursery led the man to love his God and serve Him.

Those who think that a woman detained at home by her little family is doing nothing, think the reverse of what is true. Scarcely can the godly mother quit her home for a place of worship; but dream not that she is lost to the work of the church; far from it, she is doing the best possible service for her Lord. Mothers, the godly training of your offspring is your first and most pressing duty.” ~Charles Spurgeon

(Thanks to Mrs. Lisa Winton for this quote!)

About The Author

Jennifer McBride is the blessed wife to Steve and the mother of 8 children, ages 13-2. She is also the editor of the book "Queen of the Home" - currently being revised and updated. In her sparest of spare moments she operates www.noblewomanhood.com, a website dedicated to proclaiming the honor, nobility and power of Biblical womanhood.

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3 Responses to “Quote of the Week ~ Oct. 29, 2011”

  1. Amy McKnight says:

    Such good thoughts especially in this day when everyone seems to be searching for something outside of the home when God has given us so much within it.

  2. Great quote, Jen, I’m going to share it at my blog! Have a blessed week!

    Many blessings..

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