November Ministry Update

Fall Trees

Dear Friends, This is the season of Thanksgiving and harvest. It is with grateful hearts that we connect with you and bring you this update. Since we do not receive any government funding for our services, we totally rely on the donations, volunteerism, and prayers of our faithful partners. We are going through many transitions

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July Ministry Letter ~ Praise for Volunteers from Texas

Work Group First Baptist Church in Lubbock, TX

Dear Friends, So then, whenever we have an opportunity, let us do good to all people, and especially to those who belong to the family of faith. Galatians 6:10 (NET) What do you do when opportunity knocks? Ignore it, wait until it passes by, or jump on it, seize the opportunity and continue until you

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Special Mother’s Day Opportunity

Mother's Day 2014 FLS

Before Mother’s Day this year we invite you to help us bless our special moms in Colorado Springs who are actively engaged in Women of Courage and in our resident programs. Would you please consider making a special donation to our programs for single mothers? Your designated gifts will help fund: Our Women of Courage meetings

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Get to Know Our Office Manager Peg

Peg

We wanted to share with you our amazing staff over the next few posts. Today we sat down with our wonderful Office Manager, Peg Wiederholt. Peg has been with FLS for almost nine years. We hope you love her as much as we do! We should mention that Peg enjoys in-depth study of God’s word

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Family Life Services and Greccio Housing Join Forces

FLSGATE

January 7, 2014 (Colorado Springs) – As non-profits seek to provide critical services to our community, the collaborations they develop can sometimes have a greater impact on their community than that of a single agency. By working together, they can be better positioned to achieve shared goals, advance missions, enhance long-term viability, and improve the

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Single Moms Are Invited to Join Women of Courage in 2014

Family Life Services

This year I am going to eat healthy foods, be nicer, read scripture everyday, do my paperwork immediately, join a gym, keep my house cleaner…all worthy resolutions I have made in the past. My typical resolution, in recent years,  has been to have only one resolution.  Simple and done: no guilt around the corner for

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Thanking God for a Safety Net ~ Andrea’s Story

Children on Swing

After over ten years of marriage, violence filling the last few of them, Andrea finally reached out to seek help. Her children, no strangers to the violence, had started acting out and she found herself struggling with depression. She mentioned what was occurring at home to a friend who helped her see that what was

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Sponsor a Single Mom Family for Christmas Colorado Springs

Christmas-2013

      Sponsor A Single Mom Family for Christmas Colorado Springs This includes moms and kids in our residential and Women of Courage programs! Read all about the sponsorship opportunities available below, and spread the word to the people if your community about his wonderful opportunity to bless single mom families this Christmas.  

Pursue Your Passion

Flowers

Today we are excited to be sharing insights and encouragement from our Director of Outreach, Rhonda Wolf. Be blessed! Working with single mothers and their families has become such a passion for me.  It was unexpected and doing this kind of ministry was not really actively pursued on my part.  Coming face to face with

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Tips for Single Mom Families for Evacuation

Colorado Wildfire

The fires in Colorado have everyone on edge and does become a reminder of our responsibility to be prepared for a crisis. It can be extremely stressful, especially for single mom families to get everything together on their own. Here are some tips for single mom families for evacuation readiness. 1.  Have a game plan ahead

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