Who We Truly Are

By: Cathy Crosby (Guest Blogger) God is the One who I’ve pressed into during difficult times in my career and as I’ve navigated my journey as a motherless daughter. He has taken these two life experiences to help me discover that my true identity is found neither in a career...

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Finding Hope In Seasons of Waiting

By: Heather Wolper Are you in a season of waiting? We’ve all been there. Between us, we’ve waited for jobs, spouses and places to live. We’ve waited for houses to sell, businesses to take off and wayward children to come home. We’ve waited in exam rooms and by hospital beds....

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The “Power” of Pain

By: Cara Barth “In some ways suffering ceases to be suffering at the moment it finds a meaning, such as the meaning of a sacrifice.” ~ Victor Frankl In the culture we currently live, the quick “fix” is what we think should happen, regardless of a painful situation. We want...

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My Sister: My Gift During a Year of Loss

By: Christine Fishel When it struck 12:01 am on January 1, 2018, many people were celebrating the start of a new year, a fresh start, a clean slate. Me? I had already been asleep for going on four hours. The craving for—and dreading of—a different kind of year had been...

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Top 10 Blogs 2017

Every year we take time to pause and reflect on what God has been doing through the Motherless Daughters Ministry. We hope and pray that you feel loved and supported by the women here in this community. Many of you have commented that our blogs have been so helpful to...

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One Word 2018

By: Julie Thompson On January 1st we have a tendency to reflect upon the previous year and  think about what we can do differently to make the new year better. I used to be one of those people who made New Years resolutions. I had a 0% success rate of...

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Your Age of Mother Loss And Its Effects

Over the years, the Motherless Daughters Ministry has supported thousands of women on their mother loss journeys. Although our stories are different, we often find common threads. No matter when or how you experience mother loss, it drastically changes you. Here are some of our most popular blogs to help you...

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Christmas Past Can Be Haunting

By: Cara Barth “Christmas is a time when you get homesick – even when you’re home” ~ Carol Nelson “The holidays are a time to be spent with loved ones” has been imprinted on our psyche from almost day one. Many of us see the holidays as a way to mark...

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When The Holidays Are Bittersweet

By: Julie Thompson Christmas has always been my favorite holiday. As a child, I have fond memories of going with my parents and younger brother to the Christmas tree farm. We would brave the cold and snow in search of the “perfect” Christmas tree. Once we got the tree back...

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