Mothers

via Cleveland 19: Many kids across the country have returned to school. While most parents have difficulty sending their children back to class, some moms are celebrating. Mothers all over the internet are posting “First Day of Freedom” photos showing what they are doing with all the free time they have now that their kids […]

GETTY IMAGES: Money kept them in. Black love got them out.” — Pat Hussain, Co-founder of Southerners on New Ground The week before Mother’s day organizations in Oakland, Los Angeles, St. Petersburg, Montgomery, Memphis, Minneapolis, Durham, Atlanta and beyond will bail out as many mothers as possible who otherwise would spend Mother’s Day in a cell […]

In GRIFF's Prayer, GRIFF acknowledges that parents say the same things over and over.

EEW Magazine The No. 1 present moms want for Mother’s Day 2016 is a handmade gift from their child. But following that? Forget the store-bought greeting cards and flowers: What makes mom happiest is a day off entirely for herself. Mom-marketing specialist Child’s Play Communications asked more than 500 moms with children under the age […]

Some of you might have grown up hearing Dick Clark play songs on American Bandstand, asking for ratings from eager teens. If it was a song with a strong beat, it rated high. My mom would get a high mother rating because she provided a beat for my life I could “dance to.” The resounding […]

By Dianna Hobbs:: EEW Magazine Parenting From the very first day my husband Kenya and I brought our firstborn home 16 years ago, we knew an awesome responsibility was swaddled in that pink fleece blanket. Though I was wholly inexperienced and uncertain of how we would raise this beautiful baby girl into a God-fearing woman, […]

A group of heartbroken mothers gathered to share their stories with T.D. Jakes on Thursday. The mothers of Trayvon Martin, Eric Garner, Michael Brown, Sandra Bland and Tamir Rice appeared at a taping of the T.D. Jakes Show. All of the women have endured the loss of their children under controversial circumstances. “We live with […]

Large crowds joined mothers from all walks of life Saturday afternoon to participate in Washington DC’s “Million Moms March” — a gathering to call for…

You may not know Toya Graham’s name, but you might remember her pulling her son out of the Baltimore riots on Monday. The proud mother…

  Most of us can think of something profound or hilarious that our mothers used to say. Listen to this edition of AV’s Say What to hear listeners…

The Temptations said “treat her like a lady,” but Bishop Secular‘s mother said something else. Listen to the audio player to hear what his mom always…

“Behold children are a gift from the Lord” (Ps. 127:3, NASB). You have heard it said, “The hand that rocks the cradle rules the world.” Many of us would agree that our mothers have had a profound effect on us. We have tangible proof that moms strengthen legacies. Pastor Billy Graham is quoted as saying, […]