Welcome to the The Singles Network Ministries!
We are a huge resource to help you start, grow and maintain or your single adult ministry. Be sure to sign up for our monthly newsletter. We also appreciate any comments, suggestions or resources for our site. Thanks so much for visiting and I hope to see you at one of our training or teaching events. Kris Swiatocho, Director
2 Great Events: 1 Location, 1 Weekend, Black Mountain, NC (near Asheville, NC)
Singles: The Missing Link in Family Ministry by Pastor Jesse Rincones
What images come to mind when you think about effective family ministries in a church? Do you think of a safe, secure nursery that is fully staffed? Does a vibrant children’s ministry come to mind? Do you imagine a thriving youth group with a calendar full of student events? Read More
Ministry of the month: Brisbane, Austrailia Christian Singles
Brisbane Christian Singles are a group about friendships, genuine single Christians with a wholesome love for GOD and each other. This is a NonDenominational group.
No Regular Joe by Kris Swiatocho
Recently Lifeway contacted me to republish an article for their June Issue of HomeLife magazine, honoring "Fathers of all kinds". I had written about my step-dad who loved me and treated me like his own child…just like Joseph treated Jesus. What was bitter sweet about the article is I wrote it when my dad was still alive. Read More
Marriage: Optional - Disposable - Redefinable? by Dennis Franck
Before 1970, it was called “living in sin” or “shacking up” and was illegal in every state of the union. Today only seven states have laws making unmarried cohabitation illegal, although they rarely enforce it. Cohabitation has sky rocketed since 1990: Read More
Support Single Missionaries to Uganda
Hey friends, 3 friends of mine are going to Uganda on a mission trip…all from my church. Melissa Poormon, Jennifer Tracy and Kathy Hobart. Please pray and see if God would lead you to support them. They are almost at their goal. What a great way to sow into the kingdom, to reach others for Christ, to minister (and to see how God uses single adults)
How Can I Follow God's Lead in My Relationships by Kris Swiatocho & Cliff Young
QUESTION: What is the difference between genuinely seeking and following God's leading in relationships, and merely creating my own destiny? As a man, whenever I seek God, I feel strongly led to initiate and take a certain direction in this arena, and when I do not follow that direction, I do not have a sense of internal peace. Read More
Step Mom's Now/To Be Retreat, Sept 26-28, Black Mountain, NC
On Singleness: The Inclusive Love of God by Pastor Mark Comer
Excerpt from Loveology by John Mark Comer, Commentary and questions by Fred Bittner
From its inception, Christianity was the most radical movement of all time. The incredible nature of the love of God reshaped all cultural norms of the day. This became evident when Jesus took a child in His arms and said, Read More
Colossians 3:23 NIV
Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters, ...