Joy Anisa

As a single mom, it can become the norm for you to set aside negative emotions. You can feel there is no time to unpack these emotions and give the attention negative emotions demand. Check out Joy Anisa’s article on The Life of a Single Mom archives page on  “Unpacking Your Baggage” and more!

Saying Goodbye is Hard…but it’s not forever!

2020-01-09T11:35:41-05:00January 8th, 2020|Dana Che Williams, Dr. Shelia Truelove, Dr. Shelia Truelove, Help For Ministry Leaders, Help For Single Moms, Joy Anisa, Nicole Smith, Shaylah Coogan|

Join us in thanking our 2019 Featured Experts! Time sure has flown! 2019 came and went, and now we are bringing in the new decade! We had an inspiring group of 2019 Featured Experts on The Life of a Single Mom team! They covered some of those hard-hitting topics that some of us try to [...]

Ordinary Reminders, Extraordinary God by Joy Anisa

2019-09-17T13:12:50-05:00September 2nd, 2019|Joy Anisa|

"So that this will be a sign among you. In the future, when your children ask you, ‘What do these stones mean to you?’  you should tell them…" Joshua 4:6 A picture collage hangs on our wall filled with smiles and beautiful pictures of the beach. Why? It is a continuous reminder of God putting [...]

Ministry in the Pit by Joy Anisa

2019-09-17T12:40:06-05:00April 22nd, 2019|Help For Ministry Leaders, Joy Anisa|

Dear Ministry Leader, There is Power in Your Presence "And if we will trust Him for it, we can come to the unshakable assurance that He is in charge, He has a loving purpose, and He can transform something terrible into something wonderful." - Elisabeth Elliot Never underestimate the power of your presence in the [...]

Intentional Relationships with the Single Mom by Joy Anisa

2019-09-19T08:42:13-05:00April 16th, 2018|Help For Single Moms, Joy Anisa|

Being involved with women’s ministry, I understand the desire to reach the single moms within your church and community. Having lived the single mom life, I know the heart’s desire to connect with other women and have meaningful friendships. The Lord provided these friendships, and I learned valuable principles through the actions of these women [...]

Anchored in Hope by Joy Anisa

2019-09-24T09:54:37-05:00January 8th, 2018|Joy Anisa|

Emotions can be hard to express and difficult to understand. Not only are you trying to manage your own emotions as a single mom, but you are aware of the emotions packed tightly into each of your children. Hebrews 6:19 comforts us, “This hope we have as Emotional stability is important to m anaging the [...]