A Love-filled Mother's Day at Home!
Born in the middle ages, Julian of Norwich is widely recognized as one of England's most important Christian mystics, and her feast day always falls near mother's day. She wrote one of the first books in English authored by a female: "Revelations of Divine Love";. She was captivated by the ways the Biblical prophets likened divine love to the love of a mother, and understood God as truly our mother "as truly as God is our father".
Words from the Heart for the Womxn you Love- options for adults and kids!
Hit the link below for some easy ways to appreciate mom or whomever has been a mothering influence in your life.
Easy options for adult kids and young kids! Just a friendly reminder for those with young kiddos... that their schools often aid them in creating something for mom for mother's day. That may not be happening in the same way this year. So here are some simple but meaningful ways to fill that gap!
A simple meditation for all who mother, and all who are mothered, to ground your day in Divine love
(Family friendly + adult friendly)
Whether it's from your biological mother or not, whether you are a mother or not, we have all experienced and embodied the Mothering skin of God; whether it's through caring so much about a person it feels like your heart is going to burst, fiercely protecting your children or loved ones, or investing in the inner lives of a classroom of students or an office of employees. Take some time to soak that Divine love in today, and maybe receive it in a new way.