A Single Parent’s Prayer

A Single Parent’s Prayer

Father, I come before You today broken, yet humbled. Thank You my Lord for another opportunity to serve You; and although my circumstances may be far from ideal right now, they could not be in more perfect hands than Yours. Jesus, You call for all of us who are weary...
Trees

Trees

But the godly will flourish like palm trees and grow strong like the cedars of Lebanon. –Psalm 92:12 (NLT) Most of us are aware of two of the biggest species of trees on the earth: The Giant Sequoias and the Redwoods. Here are a few brief but fascinating facts about...
Understanding the Unique Needs of Single Parent Families

Understanding the Unique Needs of Single Parent Families

              Our first guest blogger for August of 2017 is our good friend Dr. Carla Ludwig. Carla’s insights and knowledge inspire us all to help single moms and single dads strive towards a better future for them and their families! I have the best job in the...
Helping Single Parents During Summer Break

Helping Single Parents During Summer Break

          Memorial Day is over and summer is unofficially upon us. Usually this means family vacations, down time, and a slower-paced life, at least for a little while. While that may be true for many, for a single parent, having kids out of school means loss of...
Standing in the Gap: The Value of Mentoring

Standing in the Gap: The Value of Mentoring

                  In his book Good to Great in God’s Eyes, author and pastor Chip Ingram states one of my all-time favorite quotes: “A master’s ceiling can become his disciple’s floor if the disciple knows how to absorb the lessons of the master’s life.” In my own...