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Tuesday – May 26, 2015: The Beginning of a Great Adventure!

Romans 8:22-27

22 We know that the whole creation has been groaning in labor pains until now; 23 and not only the creation, but we ourselves, who have the first fruits of the Spirit, groan inwardly while we wait for adoption, the redemption of our bodies. 772 more words


To The Single Mom

I’ve been MIA. I know. But I have a very good excuse (I think, at least). The past eight days I have been a single mom. 914 more words


Am I doing this motherhood thing right?

There’s no better way to spend a day off than to find out the myriad of ways that you’re inadequate. And I find the best way to do this is by taking an online quiz. 714 more words


Single parents, I salute you!

Here I stand, dishevelled, and on the brink of insanity. Surrounded by a sea of chaos, slowly losing the will to carry on. Tears tickle the corners of my eyes, foretelling the fall of floodgates, holding back a sea of sorrow. 1,473 more words


Monday – May 25, 2015; Memorial Day

1 Corinthians 12:4-11

4 Now there are varieties of gifts, but the same Spirit; 5 and there are varieties of services, but the same Lord; 6 and there are varieties of activities, but it is the same God who activates all of them in everyone. 717 more words


The employment rates of sole parents with kindergarten age children, OECD, 2011

Figure 1: percentage of sole parents not working with youngest child aged 3-5, OECD, 2011

Source: OECD family database

Figure 2: percentage of sole parents part-time with youngest child aged 3-5, OECD, 2011

Source: OECD family database

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