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The Influence of Mom

     Heading into this weekend, Mother’s Day is of course on my mind. I’m reading in 2 nd Timothy 1: 5, “For I am mindful of the sincere faith within you, which first dwelt in your grandmother Lois and your mother Eunice, and I am sure that it is in you as well.”      I can relate to this passage because growing up, my mother was the spiritual leader of our home. Dad was an amazing individual who taught me so many things just like I am sure Timothy’s dad did. However, the reality is where I am at in ministry after 40 years is due to the influence of three amazing women; my Grandma Argue (maternal), my mom, and the mother of my children and my wife of 35 years (Lee).      They all have several things in common, and these should be relevant in every mother’s life. three relevant things that these ladies had in common are… They understood the importance and power of pray.      I can remember hearing these women praying for their children, Grandma Argue had 12 children, and I would hear h