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10 Great Things About Being a Single Mom in America

America Flag Backdrop - 10 Great Things About Being a Single Mom in America

The life of a single mom in America isn’t easy, and for all their talk of women’s liberation and women’s equality, too many of today’s politicians have done too little to strengthen the lives of women in America. When Hillary Clinton and others talk of equal pay for equal work, they often fail to take into consideration that…

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Father’s Day Survival Guide – 8 Tips for Single Moms

Father's Day Survival Guide for Single Mom

Fathers should be honored and appreciated, but for the single mom, Father’s Day can present challenges. Ad after ad shows giggling children bouncing on shoulders of fun loving dads, cuddling for stories, cooking messy masterpieces, climbing into their parents’ bed for tickles and laughter, and inviting scores of friends to a paint-balloon shootout barbecue in the backyard.…

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Who is the Hardest Person To Love?

John 3:16 inscribed in sidewalk at Lubbock University - Texas

Sunday’s Gospel reading from Matthew 22: 34-40, The Greatest Commandment, tells us to Love one Another, but that’s not always easy to do. Some are easy to Love. I Love my Children, My Grandfather, Mother, Aunt, my Friends, my brothers, cousins, aunts, uncles, coworkers, several people who have passed on before me… I could go on and on with a…

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NRA Scholarship – Why I’m (Already) so Proud of My Son!

Proud Mommy Moments

Every year, the NRA invites about 50 high school students from around the country to Washington DC to debate the nation’s gun laws. Students learn about issues, study pros and cons of gun control, and visit the National Firearms Museum. They also get to practice shooting skills – something my son is really hoping to…

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On Veteran’s Day, Will You Be A True Hero?

Our Veterans offer ideas on the heroism single moms are also called to. My Grandfather was a Navy pilot over Japan in WWII, and I can easily see why he and those he served with are “the Greatest Generation.” He is strong, kind, generous, and faithful. He is a God-fearing, family-loving, flag-flying American, and I love him for all that. He…

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