Shepherd's VILLAGE UNIVERSITY

a faith-based interactive learning center 

Unwelcome advice from family is a tale as old as time. Everyone seems to have an opinion on your career, relationships, parenting, and lifestyle choices.  During the holidays, you may be anticipating extra time with relatives, and naturally, they will want a rundown on your life. As a single parent, relatives may feel extra inclined […]

OPEN POST

What do you think about when you see your ex?  The time he didn’t come home all night?  The ugly fighting in hushed voices?  The grief over your ended relationship?  All of the broken promises?  Sometimes it’s difficult to look at your ex and not feel all of the history you have shared. He may […]

OPEN POST

I realize kids grow up fast, and I should cherish every second with my child, but what I want right now is silence, earplugs, and a nap. And maybe some chocolate. There are few things more disheartening to a child than having an awesome story to tell and no one to listen. As a mom, […]

OPEN POST

The kids are home from school for who-knows-how-long, and you may be out of work or working remotely for the unforeseeable future. It’s a complicated time for everyone, but especially for single parents.  Shepherd’s Village wants to be a resource center for you to find the necessary tools to keep thriving. Follow us on Facebook […]

OPEN POST

Jennifer is a single mom. She has never been married and has spent a few years completely focused on her daughter. Recently, she has felt ready to reenter the dating scene but finds herself confused about how to proceed.  “I want to date, but with Madeline in the house, I don’t know how. Plus, do […]

OPEN POST

Here come the holidays. Ready or not. This season is supposed to be a time when we’re filled with joy and goodwill toward others, but if you’re a single mom you may experience the holiday blues. The hype of the holiday season can be mixed with intense pain and loneliness. It’s okay if you don’t […]

OPEN POST