Mothers Day Poems
Mothers Day Wishes To Touch Her Heart

Good Mothers Day poems often ask how Mom can love so much and do so much. This is a poem for mother that gives her the credit she is due.

Mystery Mom

Mom, your love is a mystery:
How can you do it all?
You’re always there with the perfect fix
For my problems, big and small.

Your love protects me day after day,
So I’m fearless, safe and sound.
I feel that I can do anything
Whenever you’re around.

Mom, your love is a mystery,
I haven’t got a clue
Why you love me all time,
But I’m very glad you do!

By Joanna Fuchs

Happy Mothers Day Poems

Use a Happy Mother's Day Poem to let mom know how much you care.

If I Could Be As Good A Mom As You

If I could be as good a mom as you,
My loving heart would make my family glad.
I’d be a good example in all I do;
I’d give my all, give everything I had.

If I could be as good a mom as you,
I’d make each day for family a pleasure.
I’d use my energy, my love, my gifts,
Creating memories they would always treasure.

You’ve done so much I never could repay;
I love you, Mom. Happy Mothers’ Day!

By Joanna Fuchs

Happy Mothers Day poems should point out Mom’s good qualities, as this heartfelt mothers day message does.

Extraordinary Mom

What can I say of my wonderful mother,
An extraordinary person, a mom like no other.
Whenever I need you, you’re always there;
You listen, understand, and show that you care.

You do the things other mothers all do,
But Mom, there’s just so much more to you.
It’s hard to describe the feelings I feel;
My love for you, Mom, is deep and real.

I appreciate you more than I ever could say;
To my extraordinary mom: Happy Mother’s Day!

By Joanna Fuchs

Happy Mothers Day poems can describe what Mom has done for you, as this mom poem does.

Unconditional Mom

Mom, you’re everything a mom should be;
Your love shines bright in everything I see.
You’re parent, friend, supporter, all for me.
You give your sweet love unconditionally.

You always do what’s best for me, I know;
You mentored me to help me learn and grow.
Your kindness, caring, nurturing always show;
That’s why I love, respect and admire you so.

There aren’t enough words to say what I should say,
So now I’ll wish you Happy Mother’s Day!

By Joanna Fuchs

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Poems for Mother’s Day can tell what Mom means to you, as this Happy Mothers Day poem does.

I Appreciate You

Mom, you’re very special;
I really think you’re great.
On Mother’s Day,
It’s time to say
It’s you I appreciate!

Your love is never ending;
It shows in all you do.
There’s no other mom
In the whole wide world
Who’s half as good as you!

By Joanna Fuchs

Mothers Day Poems From A Child

Short Mothers Day poems from a child are much in demand. These are just right for homemade cards.

Endless Love for Mommy

Mommy, I love you lots;
You’re my favorite person ever.
When will I stop loving you?
Never, never, never!

By Joanna Fuchs

Poems for Mothers Day should always be upbeat and communicate affection, as this Mothers Day wish does.

Happy Mommy

Mommy, I love you so;
You’re everything to me.
I hope on Mother’s Day,
You’re happy as can be!

By Joanna Fuchs

Mothers Day Poem from a son

Here's a rhyming poem that could be used as a Mothers Day poem from a son.

Best Mom Award

For all the things I didn't say,
About how I felt along the way--
For the love you gave and the work you've done,
Here's appreciation from your admiring son.

You cared for me as a little tot,
When all I did was cry a lot,
And as I grew your work did too--
I ran and fell and got black and blue.

I grew some more and it didn't stop;
Now you had to become a cop,
To worry about mistakes I'd make;
You kept me in line for my own sake.

I got older, and the story repeated;
You were always there whenever I needed.
You guided me and wished me the best,
I became wiser and knew I was blessed.

So, for all the times I didn't say,
The love I felt for you each day,
Mom, read this so you can always see
Just how much you mean to me.

Mom, Thanks for everything!

By Karl Fuchs

Short Mothers Day Poems

This short Mothers Day poem in free verse tells mom how she inspires you and how important she is in your life.

Inspiring Example

When I need to know what to do,
I look to you, Mom.
When I need to know how to be,
I look to you, Mom.
Your inspiring example
guides me through life.
I'm always aware how blessed I am
to have you as my mother.

By Joanna Fuchs

Even short Mothers Day poems can tell of Mom's good qualities, as this one does.

If Angels Were Mothers

If angels were mothers
They’d be like you,
Helpful and loving
In all they’d do.

If angels were mothers
They still couldn’t be
A better mom
Than you are to me!

By Joanna Fuchs


The best Happy Mothers Day poems communicate good feelings as this one does.

Rich Mom

Mom, you make me feel
Secure and loved and warm,
Blissful in your love,
Safe from any storm.

If I could sell this feeling,
It would be an easy pitch
To get everyone to buy,
And we would both be rich!

By Joanna Fuchs

Heartfelt Mothers Day Messages

Mothers Day poems should tell Mom how good she makes you feel, as this heartfelt Mothers Day message does.

For All You Do

Mom, I should have told you
a long time ago
how very much I admire and respect you
for all you do.
You are extraordinary
in your ability to manage
so many different tasks and projects,
often simultaneously.
What really amazes me
is that you do all these things,
while showing your love for me,
true, devoted, mother love,
making me feel nurtured and cared for.
Mom, words don’t exist
to express the deep appreciation and love
I feel for you this Mothers’ Day
and every day,
for all you do.

By Joanna Fuchs

Mothers Day poems focus on different facets of mom's love. Select the Happy Mother's Day poem that fits your mom best. This heartfelt Mothers Day message for a card is for a mom who protects her children.

Angel Mom

You're the best person I've known,
Covering me in your love as I've grown,
My defender, watching, alert,
To protect me from being hurt.

You're my guardian angel; I see
How you take care to look out for me.
You're the best mom in every way;
Have a wonderful Mother's Day!

By Karl and Joanna Fuchs

Flowers for Mothers Day, along with a Happy Mothers Day poem, will really brighten her day. These potted hydrangeas will bloom for her for a long time.

Mothers Day gift of three hydrangeas, one blue, one white, one pink, in pots

Poems for Mothers Day must be broad enough to fit lots of mothers! 

Caring Mom

I lived inside you until you gave birth;
You watched as I learned what goes on here on earth.
Your love and your caring led me the right way.
I know and I feel that you still care today.

I treasure you deeply; you fill me with pride;
I'll always be thankful I grew up by your side.
You're a wonderful mother, so I just want to say,
I love you, dear Mom. Happy Mother's Day!

By Karl and Joanna Fuchs

Good poems for Mothers Day often recall the important lessons Mom gave to her children, as this one does.

You Taught Me

You taught me the important things,
The way a mother should.
You taught me to tell right from wrong;
I knew just where you stood.

You taught me love is always best,
No matter what the cost;
You said for every angry act,
A part of myself was lost.

You taught me crucial lessons, Mom,
I never will forget.
For your wisdom and affection,
I’m forever in your debt.

By Joanna Fuchs

Mothers Day Song

Mother poems can be set to music to make a Mothers Day poem song. This simple mom song is sung, even by young children, to the tune of “Row, row, row your boat,” so it’s a Mothers Day song that can be performed as a round, which means that one group sings the first line and then the next group starts the first line, and so on. We also have a Mothers Day Song for older children and adults. Sung to the tune of "Greensleeves," it's called Love Is A Mother's Gift.

Mother Is The Best

My mom is really great;
She’s sweet as she can be;
When I need some help, I know
She’s always there for me.

Mom loves me all the time,
Even when I’m a pest;
She always takes good care of me;
My mother is the best.

By Joanna Fuchs

Mother's Day Poem For A Wife

A Happy Mother's Day poem from a husband to his wife should express a variety of loving sentiments, as this Happy Mothers Day poem does. This Mother's Day poem for a wife lets her know how special she is.

Happy Mother's Day To My Wife

On Mother's day, I want to wish
Happy Mother's Day to my wonderful wife;
My friend, my love, a terrific mom,
You bring so much happiness into my life.

You're everything to this family;
I appreciate you, and I want to say,
The day we met, I was truly blessed.
Happy, Happy Mother's Day!

By Joanna Fuchs

Christian Mothers Day Poems

Christian Mothers Day poems are popular. This religious Christian Mothers Day Poem poem is based on a famous Bible passage: Galatians 5:22-23 (NIV).

The Fruit of the Spirit

My mother is a Christian,
In every important way;
The fruit of the Holy Spirit
Is displayed in her every day.

My mother is filled with kindness,
With love and joy and peace;
Her patience and her goodness
Inspire, and never cease.

She follows our Lord Jesus
With faithfulness, and more;
She’s gentle and has self control,
She knows what prayer is for.

Thanks, Mom, for being a Christian,
And showing me how to be;
I’ll follow your example
For all eternity.

By Joanna Fuchs

A lot of people are looking for Christian Mothers Day poems. I hope they like this religious Mother's Day poem.

In His Holy Love: A Mother's Day Prayer

Mom, if I could talk to the Lord above,
I'd pray to keep you safe in His holy love.
In every minute, hour of each day,
I pray that you'll be blessed in every way.

Mom, you've given everything to me;
You taught me how to live and how to be.
I'm thinking of you, now, on Mother's Day.
I love you, mom, much more than I can say;

Lord, she has a dear heart, like no other;
Lord, please take good care of my sweet mother.

By Joanna Fuchs

Here's another Christian Mothers Day poem in the form of a free verse Mothers Day prayer. These Christian Mothers Day poems can be used at public occasions or events honoring mothers. 

Bless Our Mothers: A Mother's Day Prayer

Dear Lord,
today we pray for mothers--
our own mothers, and mothers everywhere,
who have made such a major contribution
to the good qualities we have,
sometimes through genetics,
more often through great effort and patient instruction,
and who have done their best
to gently polish away our rough edges.

Lord, please bless our mothers
for the endless hours of time they spent
and the boundless energy they invested in us.
Bless our mothers for their sacrifices on our behalf
as they often gave up or deferred their own dreams
so that we could have ours.

Bless our mothers for always being there for us,
for being the person we know we can turn to
when we need comfort, encouragement, or just a hug.

Bless our mothers for making a home for us
where we could feel safe, where we felt we belonged.
Most of all, Lord,
bless our mothers for their unconditional love,
for loving us no matter what,
and for frequently showing love
in ways that make us feel valued and cherished.

Lord, please bless our mothers mightily.
Strengthen them, soothe them,
wrap them in Your infinite love
and shower them with blessings
too numerous to count, too magnificent to describe.

We love them, admire them, respect them,
and we wish that You would give them back
many times the good they gave to us.
In Jesus' name we pray; Amen.

By Joanna Fuchs

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