Funeral Poems Mother | A Mother’s Crown

A Mother’s Crown
(Sympathy Funeral Poems Mother)

Heaven lit up with a mighty presence
as the Angels all looked down ..
Today the Lord was placing the jewels
into my mother’s crown.

He held up a golden crown
as my darling mother looked on ..
He said in His gentle voice
‘I will now explain each one.’

‘The first gem,’ He said, ‘is a Ruby
and it’s for endurance alone .
For all the nights you waited up
for your children to come home.’

‘For all the nights by their bedside
you stayed till the fever went down ..
For nursing every little wound
I add this ruby to your crown.’

‘An emerald, I’ll place by the ruby
for leading your child in the right way ..
For teaching them the lessons,
that made them who they are today.’

‘For always being right there
through all life’s important events ..
I give you a sapphire stone
for the time and love you spent.’

‘For untying the strings that held them
when they grew up and left home ..
I give you this one for courage.’
then the Lord added a garnet stone.

‘I’ll place a stone of amethyst,’ He said
‘for all the times you spent on your knees ..
When you asked if I’d take care of your children
and then for having faith in Me.’

‘I have a pearl for every little sacrifice
that you made without them knowing ..
For all the times you went without
to keep them happy, healthy and growing.’

‘And last of all I have a diamond,
the greatest one of all ..
For sharing unconditional love
whether they were big or small.’

‘It was your love that helped them grow
feeling safe and happy and proud ..
A love so strong and pure
it could shift the darkest cloud.’

After the Lord placed the last jewel in
he said, ‘Your crown is now complete ..
You’ve earned your place in Heaven
with your children at your feet.’

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