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  • Picking Up the Pieces

    Adultery sweeps into our lives, destroying everything we thought we knew. It leaves a trail of destruction and lies, a path that leaves us wondering if anything we ever believed was actually true. It strikes us at the core of our being, making us doubt everything about ourselves. We question our identity, our value, our ability to love or be loved.

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  • Go Back

    Where did the time go? How have the years passed so quickly? In so many ways you want to go back to those days when your child's life was fresh and new. When their every need was met by you, their mom. We all know we can’t, but that doesn’t stop us from wishing we could.

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  • 5 Tips in Helping Preschoolers with Separation Anxiety

    No mom likes the feeling of their child clinging to their leg for dear life. As a single mom you want this transition to be as easy as possible, so here are 5 tips to help smooth the way.

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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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  • Becoming the CEO of Your Home: Ask for a Discount

    More than a decade ago Lynn Cunningham was suddenly thrust into single motherhood. She explains how through all of the hardships of being a single mom and not knowing how she was going to survive, she made a plan and God provided! (Part 2)

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  • Good Grief

    As a single mom grief is no stranger in your life.Thankfully there is healing and hope that come from this grief!

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  • Lighten Up

    I discovered something last week. I’m a creature of habit and stuck in a rut of doing life the same way every day. As a single mom it is so easy to do this! But it's your turn to have a ME night.

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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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  • Co-Parenting - Tips in Making It Work

    Are you sharing custody of the kiddos? As a single parent you get to choose how you raise your child while they are at your home. These are some DO's and DON'Ts for single moms in raising their kids right!

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  • Mission: Survive N Thrive

    I attended the single mom's gathering two summers after my divorce was final. At that point, I was done crying, had found my way back to Christ and I was looking for solutions. I had a firm foundation, I just needed some guidance on how to do this whole thing solo. I was on a mission and Survive ‘N’ Thrive was going to help me; I just knew it!

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