Picture Not-So-Perfect by Jenny Reese Clark

February 20th, 2017|Jenny Reese Clark|

I cut out the final keyword from my son’s classroom assignment and couldn't hide my excitement to be so actively engaged. Because I'm limited in the amount of time that I get to spend with him, a joint science project effort seemed like one of the easiest and most natural ways for us to grow [...]

Happy Valentine’s Day by Stacie Poythress

February 13th, 2017|Stacie Poythress|

Often for Valentines, I remind parents (and myself) to focus on the love of God, the love of family, the love of friends and the love of our children – not just romance.   It just seems that on this holiday, there is so much focus on romantic love that families need to be reminded that [...]

Your New Normal: Undefeated by Laura Polk

February 6th, 2017|Laura Polk|

They say there’s nothing more powerful than a mama bear. I beg to differ. In my years as a single mom, I’ve met many others just like me. Women who have gone through great loss, enormous pain, and likely humiliation as they’ve stepped into the role of single mother. I’ve watched with awe as over [...]

Better Together by Jill Savage

January 23rd, 2017|Jill Savage|

We mom better when we mom together. It took me many years to learn that truth. I, like many other moms, carried friendship baggage from middle school relationships gone bad. To be honest, I had more “guy friends” than “girlfriends” growing up because I found guy friendships to be much less complicated that female friendships. [...]

3 Ways to Grow in Faith by Jill Monaco

January 16th, 2017|Jill Monaco|

I want to have faith like Abraham.  But when life is hard … kids are crying … bills are due … you haven’t showered in days … faith is the last thing you are thinking about!  Even though Abraham is known as a great man of faith, he failed many, many times! I love that [...]

5th Annual TLSM Impact Luncheon on Thurs., 5/4/2017

January 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Join The Life of a Single Mom Ministries (TLSM) on Thursday, May 4, 2017, at 11:30am for our 5th Annual TLSM Impact Luncheon. This annual celebration will highlight stories of single moms whose lives have been changed and the national impact of the organization, along with a chef-prepared 3-course meal, entertainment, a speaker, and a silent auction. This [...]

When Your Pastor Says No or Wait

January 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|

God has brought you through the fire. You've come out on the other side and you are so excited about where you've been, all you've learned, and how your relationship with God has grown. As time passes, you feel more and more that God has called you to serve other single moms who may be [...]

Top 5 Single Mom Articles of 2016

December 30th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Here we are at the end of 2016! We have had some amazing National Experts featured on the blog and many of you have shared with us how you are blessed by their articles. We have compiled the top five articles of 2016. You have clicked and shared these 5 articles more than 5,000 times! [...]