God, our mother,
you who nurture and cherish us,
nourish my child with my milk (this food).
Strengthen our love for one another,
from this day forth and forevermore.
- Rev. Lauren J. McFeater
Prayer by Rev. Lauren J. McFeater is from "Honoring Motherhood: Prayers, Ceremonies & Blessings" - Edited with Introductions by Lynn L. Caruso. (c) 2008. Permission granted by SkyLight Paths Publishing, P.O. Box 237, Woodstock, VT 05091 www.skylightpaths.com