FLS October Newsletter

FLS Newsletter

Stay up to date on all the happenings this fall at Family Life Services. It is a very busy time of year with many ways for you to engage with us! From volunteer opportunities to comedy nights, there is something for everyone. Click to read: FLS October Newsletter  

Pursue Your Passion

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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God Uses FLS to Help Allison Through a Tough Time

Today we are featuring an impact story from a family who God brought to FLS to heal. We hope you are encouraged by Allison’s account. Growing up in a Christian home, Allison always felt as if she knew the Lord. Upon graduation of high school, she set off for college. She met a young man

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Magnify the Lord in the Midst of the Fire

The last few weeks in Colorado Springs and southern Colorado have been trying, exhausting and smoky.  The wildfires that have been consuming our state have been consuming peace and joy for many in our community, regardless of whether or not they were directly impacted by the flames.  The atmosphere of stress and grief has been

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Tips for Single Mom Families for Evacuation

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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Julie Abel Interviewed by Colorado Springs Business Journal

Julie Abel

  Our Executive Director, Julie Abel, was recently interviewed by the Colorado Springs Business Journal regarding her work at Family Life Services. We are so grateful for the CSBJ showing an interest in our organization and taking the time to share a little about who we are and what we do with their readers.  We

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Mark Swiontek, Family Life Services Intern

Family Life Services Intern

We recently went on a hunt for a Child and Youth Intern and found treasure! I’d like to introduce the newest addition to our Family Life team, Mark Swiontek (that’s SWAN-tek, for all of you who just furrowed your brow). Mark comes to us with a degree in Sports Management and a huge heart for

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Summer Camp Sponsorship Opportunity!

Summer Camp Family Life Services

 Click HERE to sponsor a child (or two)! Any amount helps make camp a possibility for one of our kids. On the donation form, please put your donation amount in the “Restricted Donations” line and type in “Child & Youth” in the next box. Thank you for your prayerful consideration of this awesome and life-changing

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TP in the Springs

Family Life Services is blessed and honored to be a recipient of one of the most practical and helpful programs in the city – TP the Springs. This is a program started by Kathy Peterson who recognized a very basic need of every household –  toilet paper!  Every year, we receive pallets of toilet paper collected by

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Volunteer Appreciation Week Luncheon

We will be celebrating all of our amazing volunteers during National Volunteer Appreciation Week, coming up April 21-28. The support that our volunteer base provides is simply priceless, and the work that we do could not be accomplished without them. If you have ever volunteered with us at FLS, thank you. We love you and

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