Arise Blog

Category: Spiritual Growth

  • How to Persevere Past the Potholes - Second Part

    When you find yourself in a place where you must deal with nasty people, it helps to identify where boundaries are being breached. Maybe you are the way I was, constantly trying to figure out what the problem was, how to reason with these people, even thinking, What’s wrong with me? Why can’t I work this out?

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  • The End Doesn’t Mean It’s Over

    My road to becoming a single mom involved me losing my home, closing my business and the man I loved no longer accepting my love. When I looked in the mirror, I didn’t even recognize myself. I thought my role as a wife defined who I was.

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  • If I Had Only 40 Minutes, What Would I Tell Single Moms

    For the past eleven years, I’ve had the immense joy to be the Friday night and Saturday afternoon keynote speaker for the single mom gathering. Every year I ask, “Father, what should I say?” And every time, it all boils down to one word… JESUS.

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  • Growth Chart

    As a single mom it is easy to see growth in our children, but what about growth in ourselves? If we could look at our wisdom and maturity on a report card, how would that look?

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