Singleness

Sep 30

Folding Singles into Family in the Life of the Church by Sean DeMars

How should a pastor shepherd the single sheep in his flock well without trying to force marriage upon them, make them feel like second-class citizens, or treat them like charity cases?

Nov 27

9 Things I’ve Learned in 9 Years Of Theological Education by Allyson Todd

All theological education exists to build up the church, equip the church, adorn the church, love the church – it is for the church.

Dec 5

3 Lies the Church Believes About Singleness by Jordan Wilbanks

While singleness may, at times, be a function of cultural shifts and an extended adolescence among some adults, no single person remains single outside of the sovereignty—and goodness—of God.

Jan 24

Living As Those Who Are Lacking by Allyson Todd

Marriage is not sufficient for life and godliness. Jesus is.

Sep 11

3 Ways The Trinity Affects My Singleness by Jeanie Layne

When I am tempted to bemoan gifts I feel the Lord has withheld, the Godhood of each person of the Trinity helps me to see God’s gifts correctly. 

Dec 6

Single Women, Marriage is Not the Goal by Kristina Shiddell

To set the goal of marriage, to see it as the ultimate prize and pinnacle of life, is destructive to a woman’s heart.

Oct 5

Single Men, Consider the Single Mothers in Your Church by Sam Parkison

Many single Christian men in our churches bemoan the fact that they desire to be married, but can’t seem to find a wife. Perhaps the problem is that their “market” is too narrowly defined.

Jan 29

A New Model for Single Living by Owen Strachan

Be refreshingly honest, pour out your heart to a kind God, build a spiritual family, and live a full-throttle life.

Nov 12

3 Ways Churches Can Stop Treating Singles Like a Problem to be Solved by Kristen Wetherell

Practically speaking, how can the church aim for the total up-building of the body for Christ’s glory and the spiritual growth of each individual saint, rather than treating singles like they're a problem to be solved?

Aug 5

The Single Person’s Good Desire For Sex by Paul Maxwell

We’re not dirty and sinful because of our sexual desires, and God fights for us as creatures in his image with sexual desires.