Our present crisis goes to the heart of everyday mothering

22 03 2020 Pew sheet

Rev Hannah writes:

This is unlike any other Mothering Sunday I have known: some of us are mothers, but all of us are called to mothering in the sense of caring, nurturing, protecting and providing for others. Our present crisis goes to the heart of everyday mothering: food, homes, livelihood, community, safety. Praying for mothers and mothering today has a poignant tone. It makes us all the more aware of our need for God and of the joy of hu-man love, and our responsibility to each other, both to offer and, where we need it, to ask for care