• I want to propose an idea to single people like myself.Let’s go on more friend-dates. What I mean by a “friend-date” is when you and an opposite...
    Go On More Friend-Dates
    By Ross Boone
    May 11th, 2017

    Single Moments
  • Are you a woman whose goal is to survive the holidays? You go into get-it-done mode and plow through your to-do list and give a big sigh of relief on ...
    3 Ways to Make This Christmas ...
    By Cindi McMenamin
    December 08th, 2016

    Freedom at 50+, Single Moments
  • Whenever I speak at women’s events, I love people watching. The joy in the room is contagious. Women are giddy to be away from home and work and kid...
    How to Encourage Single Moms T...
    By Grace For Moms
    December 08th, 2016

    Moms of Preschoolers, Single Moments
  • Sometimes I think about what God meant for us to do on this big earth. We are creatures given two able hands, a mouth with words, a brain to dream, an...
    The Power of Singleness
    By Ross Boone
    December 01st, 2016

    Single Moments
  • I never had a curfew. My mom considered curfews permissive. She preferred accountability. When I left the house with a new boy for a new activity, the...
    Gratitude for Great Parenting
    By Dianna Booher
    November 24th, 2016

    Freedom at 50+, GraceTalk, Women in the Work Place, Single Moments
  • Stumbling Into Grace {Video}

    Single Moments
  • Note: Hello friends! Those of you who know me from The Sexy Celibate blog will see a lot of changes here, especially the name. I have realized the las...
    The You in Beautiful
    By Kate Hurley
    November 03rd, 2016

    Single Moments
  • I always seem to be writing out of the wrestle.The moment I think I’m the only one feeling pinned to the mat breathless, along comes other girls ...
    U R Cared For (when you aren't ...
    By Jennifer Strickland
    October 20th, 2016

    Single Moments, Single Moments
  • I talked recently about a sense of belonging, about the loss of identity that comes with losing one you love so much. Many people wrote to me to say, ...
    Jesus is NOT My Boyfriend
    By Tricia Williford
    October 13th, 2016

    Single Moments, Single Moments
  • What is it that “lights your fire”?What thought is it that awakens you in the morning more vibrantly than does your unwelcome alarm clock? What de...
    What Lights Your Fire?
    By Carol McLeod
    October 13th, 2016

    Freedom at 50+, Single Moments
  • “I just want one good date with Crosby Braverman.”“Trish, I don’t want you to date Crosby Braverman.”“I didn’t say I want to date him. I...
    My Love for Crosby
    By Tricia Williford
    September 22nd, 2016

    Single Moments
  • Sometimes when I’m about to tell a story that feels intensely personal, I think of telling it as a fairy-tale instead.  “Once upon a time, there ...
    Inaccuracies in the Name of Fl...
    By Tricia Williford
    September 08th, 2016

    Single Moments
  • “What would Jesus do?”“Put on the mind of Christ.”“Be Christ-like.”Common phrases if you’re a Christian. The types of phrases that we ca...
    Religion vs. Relationship.
    By Melissa Driggers
    September 01st, 2016

    GraceTalk, Single Moments
  • Psalm 51.Create in me a pure heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit within me. Do not cast me from your presence or take your Holy Spirit from ...
    HOPE
    By Melissa Driggers
    August 25th, 2016

    GraceTalk, Single Moments
  • Written by Kayla CraigPhoto by Amelia Grace PhotographyBeing a woman can be incredibly lonely. But I don’t think it’s meant to be that way.I’m ...
    5 Ways We Can Cultivate Transp...
    By Church 4 Chicks
    August 11th, 2016

    GraceTalk, Single Moments
  • From the beginning, God intended human work as a form of creativity under or alongside God’s own creativity (Genesis 1:26-31; 2:5, 15-18). Human wor...
    Human Creativity with God (Psa...
    By Theology of Work
    July 28th, 2016

    Single Moments, The Creative Life
  • “What do you feel like you know, on that side of marriage?”On this side of marriage, I do think I know a few things I didn’t know before –befo...
    A Few Things I Know
    By Tricia Williford
    July 14th, 2016

    Single Moments
  • This originally posted here on June 19, 2008 and is shared with permission.I promised to be vulnerable in this blog.So this is officially my first con...
    You're Getting on My Nerves
    By Melissa Driggers
    June 30th, 2016

    Single Moments, Single Moments
  • Shutting our eyes is easier than opening them wide to the hard truth, because the hard truth casts light on what we don’t want to see.It’s a stran...
    When You Must Look at What You...
    By Jennifer Strickland
    June 16th, 2016

    GraceTalk, Single Moments
  • As I stated in Part I of this series, when people tell me that age doesn’t matter, I respond with “tell that to my uterus.”My uterus and I have...
    Thirty, Flirty, and Fertile (P...
    By Kate Hurley
    June 02nd, 2016

    Single Moments
  • Written by John LynchI imagine this might be from Jesus to us.“I have not forgotten. You may have forgotten that I think more about you than you do....
    I Have Not Forgotten
    By John Lynch, Bruce McNicol and Bill Thrall - TrueFace
    May 26th, 2016

    GraceTalk, Single Moments
  • “How great is it to belong to the beautiful half of society?”Well, now there’s a question! I didn’t even know how to answer, but I wanted to k...
    What This Guy Said About Women...
    By Tricia Williford
    May 19th, 2016

    GraceTalk, Single Moments
  • Recently, my roommates and I (all of whom are over 30 and single) went to a 90s roller skating party. At first, we couldn’t think of what to wear. W...
    Thirty, Flirty and Fertile (Pa...
    By Kate Hurley
    May 05th, 2016

    Single Moments
  • “Even Though” Prayers  Have you ever asked God for something but felt like he was silent? Do you know what it’s like to try to keep trusting a...
    “Even Though” Prayers
    By Stephanie Rische
    April 21st, 2016

    Single Moments
  • (This post originally appeared here.) (All Shook Up was the theme of the Awaken Conference 2014.This post reflects that season of ministry with Chur...
    All Shook Up?
    By Melissa Driggers
    April 07th, 2016

    Single Moments
  • Our church is doing a series in relationships, and this week, I’m up to bat with 2 Samuel 11- the story of David and Bathsheba.So in honor of this t...
    The Friend You Shouldn't Have
    By Laurie Short
    March 31st, 2016

    Single Moments
  • Hypocrite- Greek: hypokrites1) An interpreter2) An actor, a stage player3) A disguiser, concealer, pretenderI have always found the greek definition ...
    On Trying to Follow My Own Adv...
    By Kate Hurley
    March 24th, 2016

    Single Moments
  • “If the only prayer you said in your whole life was, thank you, that would suffice.” ~Meister EckhartThis morning, I went to ride my bike along Co...
    The Case for Thankfulness
    By Kate Hurley
    March 17th, 2016

    Single Moments
  • I used to think I was "ready" for marriage.And then I took an honest look at my life.To be clear, I'm not suggesting that singles start getting legalisti...
    Singles: Are You as “Ready...
    By Rebecca Halton
    March 10th, 2016

    Single Moments
  • I was reminded recently of a powerful short story that I read a few years back. In preparing to write this post, I tried to find it but to no avail. T...
    Give and Take
    By Melissa Driggers
    March 03rd, 2016

    Single Moments
  • Today we will talk about pity parties. I have been the event planner for quite a few of these festivities, so I can talk about them with some expertis...
    Adventures in Pity Partying
    By Kate Hurley
    February 25th, 2016

    Single Moments
  • In honor of my 35th birthday, I decided to write a letter to the ten-years-ago me, telling myself things I wish I’d known back then. Dear 25-year-o...
    A Letter to my 25 Year Old Sel...
    By Stephanie Rische
    February 18th, 2016

    Single Moments
  • As Valentine's Day approaches, are you sensing the hesitancy? Are you tired of seeing reminders everywhere of romantic love or looking through cards t...
    When You're Not Looking Forward...
    By Cindi McMenamin
    February 11th, 2016

    Single Moments
  • In my ongoing quarterly visits to my oncologist and in my frequent visits to the lymphedema center, I have noticed a phenomenon that has fascinated an...
    Lights and Doors
    By Melissa Driggers
    February 04th, 2016

    Single Moments
  • I’M DONE.If you’ve been following my recent blog history, you can probably guess with what.(And if not, feel free to look back)If you want a hint,...
    When You Are Done Before You're...
    By Laurie Short
    January 28th, 2016

    Single Moments
  • I was playing cards with my little friend Isabella the other day. We were playing Old Maid. You know the game: each person has a set of cards. You dr...
    Do I Really Need a Minivan in ...
    By Kate Hurley
    January 21st, 2016

    Single Moments