Single Parent Family

Single Parent Family

Single Gals and God’s Grace

As an employee in family court, I see a lot of single gals come through our doors. Not a few of these single gals are pregnant teen girls in great financial, spiritual and emotional need. This thought about single gals got me thinking about Mary, the blessed mother of Jesus, our Saviour. Think about it. She too was a single gal, a pregnant teenager with some heavy needs of her own. Single Gal Problems First of all, she was a…

Single Parent Family Stress at Christmas time

Christmastime can bring added stress for a single parent family. A single parent family mom or dad already has a stressful life. Yet, at this time of the year a custodial single parent may also be battling the holiday blues syndrome, the burden of trying to afford Christmas gifts for the family and the hassle of arranging a visitation schedule with the other parent. Talk about the potential for major stress! Single Parent Family Antidote for Worry As Christian single…

Aging and Growing Old Being Single

Today is my birthday. Yippee! Actually, I can’t stand aging and growing older by yet another year, but it sure beats the alternative. I have spoken to a number of Christian singles (and there are many out there) who are also having, shall we say, a difficult time aging gracefully as well. Why did I feel a tinge of comfort as they spoke of their own issues with aging? Coping with Aging and Growing Older Basically what we have found…