Event Details

June 9-10, 2023
Crossings Community Church
14600 N. Portland Ave.
Oklahoma City, Ok

$30 for moms
*Does not include optional Hotel stay.

$5 per family for childcare

Childcare available for birth through 12 years



Friday, June 9

5:45                  Registration Check-In

6:30-7:50         Main Session #1

7:50-8:50         Dinner & Connect Time


Saturday, June 10

8:15-8:55         BREAKFAST

9:00-10:00       Main Session #2

10:00-10:30     Reflection Activity

10:30-10:45     Break

10:45-11:30      Breakout Session #1

11:30-11:45       Break  

11:45-12:30      Breakout Session #2

12:30-1:30        LUNCH

1:30-2:15          Breakout Session #3

2:15-2:30          Break

2:30-3:45         Main Session #3

3:45                  Conference Concludes


Deadline to register is June 2.

Thrive Gathering

THRIVE is a fun and inspiring event for single moms seeking community, encouragement, and guidance.

June 9-10, 2023

The Thrive Gathering is a one-of-a-kind gathering specifically for single moms. Held in Oklahoma City, women from all over the country will gather to be encouraged and empowered to flourish as single parents. In addition to inspiring teaching, Thrive Gathering connects attendees with other single moms and kids walking the same road.  


  • Inspirational Speakers
  • Breakout Sessions
  • Panel Discussion
  • Catered Meals
  • Fabulous Door Prizes
  • Connect Time with Other Single Moms

Get refreshed, recharged, and ready to take on what life brings next!

Places to Stay

*Hotels are optional and paid for by attendees. 

Four Points by Sheraton Quail Springs - $89 per night
3117 NW 137th St, Oklahoma City, OK 73134
You may call (405) 418-8448 to book. You must mention Arise Single Moms.
Book Online

Event Speakers

Main Session
Mel Hiett

Mel Hiett

Shelley Pulliam

Kim Heinecke

Kim Heinecke

Pam Kanaly

Worship Leader Ashley Peters

Breakout Sessions

Jason Scarbrough

Women’s Self-Defense

Lakresha Ferguson

The Single Season

Angela Cotner

Forcing Your Kids to Go to Church & Other Seemingly Good Ideas: Having an Authentic Faith so that Your Children Will Too

Melissa Garcia

Good for You, Good for Your Wallet

Christy Johnson

Legit or Counterfeit? Spotting Red Flags in Relationships

Britanie Ramirez

Let's Talk About Anxiety

Jason Kushmaul

Online Dangers: Protecting Your Children in the Digital World

Ben Cox

The Queen of Your Castle

Crystal Heard

Flourishing in Difficult Environments

Beth Brown

Tools for the Journey

Shannon Hurt

Who Has Time for Self-Care?

Michelle Martell

Don’t Find a Job, Find a Career

Daniel Kitchel

How to be a Great Sports Mom