Laura Polk

Laura Polk shares with The Life of a Single Mom how single moms can parent alone. She offers tips on releasing with your ex,and finding your life, stop feeling guilty, and more. Check out The Life of a Single Mom website.

Finding Your Life Verse by Laura Polk

2019-09-24T12:32:45-05:00November 6th, 2017|Laura Polk|

I never understood the power of a life verse until I prayed about finding one for the first time. I was a new Christian at the age of 30 and had left a pretty messy wake behind me. I felt alone, unloved, and was certain that I was cursed to be that way my entire [...]

Releasing Your Ex to God by Laura Polk

2019-09-24T14:00:35-05:00August 7th, 2017|Laura Polk|

I couldn’t believe what I was doing. I sat in court for what had to be the thirtieth time in the previous three-and-a-half years. The battle had been long, and exhausting, and the most harrowing experience of my life. I felt defeated, and unheard, and pushed aside by a system that seemed to cater to [...]

When God Leaves by Laura Polk

2019-09-26T08:39:33-05:00May 29th, 2017|Laura Polk|

I was a shell of the woman I’d been. If you’d known me ten years earlier, you wouldn’t have been able to be around me without seeing God’s hand all over me. I beamed with faith. Even though I’d already been through several tough battles in my life, I was hope-filled and joy-filled and felt [...]

Your New Normal: Undefeated by Laura Polk

2019-09-26T10:50:09-05:00February 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 [...]