Many single moms of faith come through the end of their marriage toting a little baggage behind them. (Mine was in a sparkly pink suitcase, in case you’re wondering.) If we haven’t done the hard work of working through all of it, it can pop up when we least expect it in moments of our… Continue reading Are You Expecting the Wrong Things from Men?
One single mom stated: “There are no good men left. What’s the point of trying?” Sometimes, the biggest enemy we fight is ourselves. Self-doubt can do a number on our lives, can’t it? It can hold us down and keep us in bad situations for far too long. It can keep us from being able… Continue reading You Stated: There are No Good Men Left. What’s the Point of Trying?
One single mom asked: “How do I find a good Christian man?” Single moms are more than just single moms. At our core, we’re simply women, right? With the same desires to be loved, to be known, and to be in a loving marriage with someone who walks through life alongside of us. Just like… Continue reading You Asked: How Do I Find a Good Christian Man?
One single mom writes: “I’ve been a single mom for almost 9 years and it’s lonely. I’m used to doing it all by myself as I don’t get child support. Just lonely . . .” Every single mom on the planet can relate to feelings of loneliness. Am I right? Intimate bonds with other people… Continue reading You Asked: Single Motherhood and Loneliness
Being alone can be one the most difficult things we face as single parents. For those who were previously married, the shock of being alone is often made worse by the unforeseen aftershocks of loneliness that sneak upon us and pounce when we least expect it. And while those of us with children in our… Continue reading Single Mom: Should You Lose that Loving Feeling?