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Eight Things You Should Never Say to Your Single Friends

“It’s OK, your Prince Charming is out there!” I was told recently. Frozen smile on…

Singleness Isn’t a Problem

If you’re a Christian, older than 22 and single, odds are things are weird for…

Singleness Does Not Mean Unhappiness

I was sitting on a panel about dating when someone asked the classic question: “What’s…

A Guide to Being Single on Valentine’s Day

“Wow, thanks,” I feigned as I tried to hide the expression of confusion on my…

I’m Single. Don’t Pity Me on Valentine’s Day

Editor’s note: This piece originally ran in 2017. Scenario 1: Valentine’s Day. It’s a sudden…

‘Third Wheels’ Are Actually Great for Your Relationship

My doors were opened, and dinner was paid for. Anecdote-prompted laughter, a dive into the…

5 Horrible Pieces of Dating Advice

Chances are, whether you’re happily single, recently single or have ever been single, you’ve been…

5 Things Single People Wish Married People Knew

As I weathered Valentine’s Day this month (again) as a single woman, I’ve been thinking…

“Let God Write Your Love Story”

Renee Fisher addresses common Christian relationship cliches—and why they are never helpful.

Making the Most of Being Single

Max Dubinsky writes about God’s timing for relationships and how we often waste our time as a single person.

Lonely, but Not Rejected

Fabienne Harford writes about the loneliness that accompanies being single, and how it does not equate rejection.

Make Up or Break Up?

Debra Fileta writes for RELEVANT about what to consider before you call off a break-up.

Pursuing Singleness

Stacey Margarita Johnson writes an article for RELEVANT about choosing singleness and celibacy for her life.

The Modern-Day Frontier Woman

Amy Byrd writes a blog for RELEVANT about being a modern day frontier woman; that is, how women are blazing a new trail heretofore unexplored by women.

Being Single with Intentionality

Lauren Sheehan writes a column for RELEVANT about being single in a church often catered to married couples, and how to be intentional about her singleness.

The Proverbial Twentysomething

I moved from Kansas to Minneapolis/St. Paul forsaking the amenities of home and the ease…

What’s A Girl To Do?

There are many reasons I love being a girl—toenail polish, having doors opened for me,…