Blog Series: Encouragement from Marrieds to Singles (Tierra Moore)

Me: How long were you single? Tierra: 6 years (from my last serious relationship to the time I married). Me: When you think back on your time of singleness what is one word you would use to describe that time and why? Tierra: Radical!  Because my encounters with God were so extraordinary, I was wrapped… Continue reading Blog Series: Encouragement from Marrieds to Singles (Tierra Moore)

Blog Series: Encouragement from Marrieds to Singles (Jennifer Branch)

Me: When looking back on your time of singleness what would you do differently now that you are married? Jennifer: I would look to be single for God. To live purposefully as a single person. Me: What life lessons have you learned from being married that could help singles in their season?  How can we prepare… Continue reading Blog Series: Encouragement from Marrieds to Singles (Jennifer Branch)

Blog Series: Encouragement from Marrieds to Singles (Gretchen Anderson)

Me: How long were you single? Gretchen: 40 years Me: When you think back on your time of singleness what is one word you would use to describe that time and why? Gretchen: RICH. For me, I lived each day in the moment and I was never one to pine for a husband. I always… Continue reading Blog Series: Encouragement from Marrieds to Singles (Gretchen Anderson)

Blog Series: Encouragement from Marrieds to Singles (Candra Evans)

We are starting off our new series “Encouragement from Marrieds to Singles” with Mrs. Candra Evans!  I have been so honored to have connected with Candra and so inspired by her faith and perseverence.  There are not many I can say I look up to on this spiritual path however she definitely made the cut!… Continue reading Blog Series: Encouragement from Marrieds to Singles (Candra Evans)

Live As You Are Called

I have been listening to a woman’s testimony online who has been single 57 years and is getting married today. You may know of this woman. Her name is Nancy De Moss. I haven’t really followed her ministry “Revive Our Hearts” too much in the past but given she has lived a full single life… Continue reading Live As You Are Called

The 50-Year-Old Whole Single

She walked down the aisle with tears glistening and made eye contact with so many of her guests, mouthing the words “thank you”. It was the first wedding I had been to where the bride did such a thing. Demonstrating so much humility and gratefulness with each step forward for the people standing in the… Continue reading The 50-Year-Old Whole Single

Ending Well & Using Words

Several years ago, I was spiritually released from my previous employer. I had been through the “woo” at that company and my mom often joked about the possibility of them being exposed on the news due to their corruption (she even threatened to call the news a few times). But it was God’s will that… Continue reading Ending Well & Using Words

Super “Aunt”

This weekend I did something out of the ordinary. Instead of going to the beach alone, spending my weekend reading, cleaning the house, watching random shows on Hulu/Youtube/Netflix or any other thing that only involved ME, I invited community into my plans. I texted a friend with 2 kids and invited her to the beach.… Continue reading Super “Aunt”

Change is Good

So I got to finally hang out with my friend last night.  We had been missing each other for months and it seemed like forever since we had our normal one-on-one at our favorite hangout: Panera Bread 😉.  I had to re-arrange my schedule and even when other events emerged that day which threatened to dismantle our intended quality time I… Continue reading Change is Good

Why I’m (Still) Single

I sat across the dinner table from my friend of several years. She was married and a mom of 4 and was sneaking off from her family to meet me in my time of need. We had planned this for some time but I did not foresee that I would just so happen to be… Continue reading Why I’m (Still) Single