Welcome to the university
Welcome to SHEPHERD’S VILLAGE UNIVERSITY! This is a faith-based learning center focused on equipping and strengthening today’s single mother in the overwhelming challenge of raising her family in a one-parent household and a rapidly changing culture. We are here to share the journey of today’s single mother through our unique features in four focused learning tracks – ESSENTIAL LIFE SKILLS, HEALTHY PARENTING, FINANCIAL FREEDOM, and SPIRITUAL WISDOM. Click on the category below that interests you. New content is being added regularly.
We are born to dream. You’ve been dreaming about your future since you were old enough to form thoughts, observe other people, and take in your surroundings. So why does your current reality seem so far away from the dreams you have for your lives? As the...read more
Shepherd’s Village University includes an Essential Life Skills course that is designed to help single mothers face their future with confidence. This is an excerpt from one of the classes focuses on Time Management. If you enjoy what you read here, please...read more
Dear Single Mom, Even though you have spent most of your summer trying to keep what remains of your sanity, you may be dreading the thought that the back-to-school season is just around the corner. As a single mom, it’s hard to shift schedules, meet the upcoming...read more
Hey, awesome mom! We know you may not feel awesome right now, but rest assured—YOU ARE! We want to remind you that you are an incredible woman who is worthy of goodness, kindness, joy, and love. As we considered the summer months and what single moms are facing, we...read more
Hey There, Strong Mama! That's right, we're talking to YOU! We know motherhood is the most rewarding job, but it’s also exhausting. You’re shouldering all the responsibility of the finances and the weight of parenting, trying to hold everything together. No matter how...read more
#dearmom I remember my first Mother’s Day as a single mom. I didn’t expect it to be the way that it was or to be filled with the emotions that hit me that day. I mean, it’s Mother’s Day, and I’m a mom. That didn’t change just because I didn’t have a husband. Or did...read more