Amanda’s Village: Day 1

A thorough and dramatic change.  That is the definition of transformation.  Just like the caterpillar who has been crawling around in the dirt has to make a decision to go into a cocoon to transform, you today are making an important transformational decision, to be generous.  To make your life not about accumulating a bunch […]

The Single Mom & Reborn Courage

Courage isn’t something you inherit, you aren’t equipped with it through your DNA.  Courage is a choice, and if you choose it repeatedly it becomes a habit. Courage is reborn daily.  You just have to figure out how it is birthed within you. Maybe it’s after a long run, lifting weights at the gym, or serving […]

The Single Mom & Failure: 3 Things You can Learn from Tom Brady

The 3 things that Tom Brady can teach you about Overcoming Failure Failing is inevitable.  How you choose to respond controls your destiny.   King David in the Bible knew that too.  I love this desperate prayer of his “…I will walk with integrity; REDEEM me and be merciful and gracious to me.” -Psalm 26:11 He […]

Daily Prayer: For Your Deep Rooted Desires

On Today’s Show: How to instantly change your mood by reliving one of your favorite moments; daily prayer asking God for help in achieving your deep rooted desires, how to be a wise woman, and not feel like a hot mess! BIG NEWS! You can now listen to highlights of the show on your Amazon […]

Big Prayer Tuesday: The Relationship Edition

It’s time to stop saying safe prayers, the prayers that you think God can answer. Instead join me in challenging ourselves and talk to God about the BIG stuff. The kind of prayer that can only be answered if God gets involved. That way, he gets all the credit. Today’s Big Prayer Tuesday show was […]

The Single Mom & The Son that Wants to Live with Dad

Could you help?  I got this heartbreaking email from a fellow single mom and I knew it was going to be tough one by the first line:  “My Mommy’s heart was broken yesterday…” It’s your worst fear.  How do you face fear in the face and “get your brave on” when your son decides he […]

30 Days of Thankful Prayer Day 30: Boldness

“Father, thank you for having our back and promising that we can do anything if we ask for it in Your name. Oh Father, today help us to be BOLD. We don’t allow our prayers to be big enough. Maybe we’re scared or embarrassed to ask for what we REALLY need and want. But, you […]

30 Days of Thankful Prayer Day 29: Change

“Father, thank you for being the one that can change us. We can try diets, new exercises, or ten-step plans for a better life, but surrendering to You is the only thing that will last. Help us to celebrate the change you have made in our lives, instead of constantly feeling guilty for our mistakes. […]

30 Days of Thankful Prayer Day 28: Comfort

“Father, thank you for providing us with everlasting comfort. Everything else is just a big fake. Forgive us for looking other places to find comfort. Food, shopping, friends, and family are just a temporary fix. They replace what we really need, a deep connection to You. Lord, hold us! Please wrap Your loving arms around […]

30 Days of Thankful Prayer Day 27: Never Giving Up

“Father thank you for NEVER giving up on us. Family might fail us, friends might abandon us, but You endure through every circumstance. Lord, since You are the source and perfect expression of love (1 John 4:7-8); we know that YOU never give up us, YOU never lose faith in us, YOU are always hopeful, […]