Category Gail Cawley Showalter

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How Healthy Boundaries Grow Healthy Kids

As a “mature” woman now I can tell you that you are raising children to be adults in the very near future.

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How to Gather Information & Make a Decision

I often tell women, mostly single moms, gather information before you decide. It costs nothing. I know how important this is because I’ve not always done it.

Where Will SMORE Go?

I’m discouraged! We had finally found a way to earn the money necessary to support one single mother at a time through college for two years.

Moms in Southeast Texas

Healthy Boundaries Grow Healthy Children

A Unique Church

I attend a unique church, certainly unique for southeast Texas. Calder Baptist , is not associated with the Southern Baptist Convention churches. I hesitate to call it Baptist because of the connotation most people have with “Baptist.”

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Focus on Your Strengths

Concentrating on your strengths will bring power into everything you do. Most of us do not know what our strengths are

You Can’t Change Others

Try as you will, you can’t change another person. We say we know this to be true and yet we continue to try. I know I do

ABCs of Wisdom

Continuing even when things get tough is determination. D is for determination.Wisdom doesn’t come easily. It comes over time when you are determined.

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Brief Radio Spot

Mercy isn’t always popular these days. Except towards rescue pets. It’s easier with helpless animals than with humans.

FACTS About Single Mothers

So much information and misinformation comes into our Inbox, Facebook or Instagram every day. Everybody has an opinion. When it comes to single mothers people can show judgment, condemnation and even ridicule. They disregard single mothers as a drag on society, as lazy or irresponsible. Let’s look at the FACTS.