The Joyful Stepmom
Local Chapters
The Joyful Stepmom: Local Chapters began the summer of 2015 with stepmoms gathering for dinner or coffee across the USA. The desire to be in community has grown from there. We are honored to help stepmoms lead local chapters of this Christian ministry. I invite you to look for a chapter in your area! Or see below for information and Contact Form on starting a location near you. 

Churches, I am humbled to have your support for our Local Chapters. Thank you for opening your arms to our stepmoms!  Here is a letter including more information about The Joyful Stepmom.

Follow our new Facebook page The Joyful Stepmom: Local Chapters



Phoenix/Fill out the contact form below


Check out the Stepfamily Ministry at Saddleback Church!


Duluth/Contact Brittni/Fill out the Contact Form below
SugarValley/Contact Tani/Fill out the Contact Form below


Treasure Valley/ Contact Shannon/Fill out the Contact Form below


Bloomington/Kelly/ Coming Soon!
Peoria/Contact Amy/Fill out the Contact Form below


Kokomo/Contact Christy/Join the North Central Indiana Chapter Facebook Group for Info!  Meets the first Monday of the month



Bowling Green/Real Life Church  2714 Scottsville Rd.  Bowling Green, KY 42104/ Leader:  Kyleen Baptiste
Begins April 29  Contact hello @ 
Clayhole/More info coming soon!
Flatwoods: First Pentecostal Church/Contact Heather Riggs/Fill out the Contact Form below


For questions, contact Jerrilyn through email at jerrsanders @ yahoo . com
Hartland/Contact Tiffany/Meets at Venture Church


Blaine/Contact Chelsea/ Meeting monthly at North Summit Church


Southeast Missouri/Contact Mamie/Join the SEMO Chapter Facebook Group for Info! 
St. Charles County/Melissa/Coming Soon!
JeffCo/Contact Shannon/Chapter held at Faith Community Church/Join the JeffCo Chapter Facebook Group for Info!




Salem/Contact Sara/Fill out the Contact Form below


Harrisburg/Contact Elisa & Janna/Join the Harrisburg Facebook Group for Info!/Meets on Wednesdays at Exponential Church  


Chattanooga/Contact Nicole/ Please use the Contact Form below


Georgetown: Contact Melanie Anthony at StepMoms ALIVE
DFW/Contact Danielle or Luann/Join the DFW Chapter Facebook Group for Info!
Houston/Contact Heather or Amanda/Join the Houston Chapter Facebook Group for Info! 
Lubbock/Contact Tiffany/ Starting March 5th! Meets the first Tuesday of the month at Panera
Midland/Group is inactive Join the Permian Basin Facebook Group  to express interest!
Wylie/First Baptist Church Stepfamily Ministry


Williamsburg/Contact Joann/Fill out the Contact Form below
Central Virginia/Contact Lindsay/ Fill out Contact Form below



Burlington/Contact Mollie/Join the Southeastern Wisconsin Chapter Facebook Group for more info!
Interested in leading a Local Chapter? Click here for more info!  
Or fill out the Contact Form!

Contact us!

Suggested  Small Group Resources
Better Than Blended Curriculum and resources
Restored and Remarried  Curriculum 
The Best Yes- Lysa Terkeurst    
Power of  Praying Wife- Stormie Omartian
Let It Go- Karen Ehman
Keep it Shut- Karen Ehman
But I’m Not the Wicked Stepmother- Kathi Lipp
The Smart Stepmom- Laura Petherbridge   (Book includes study questions)
Anonymous- Cindi Wood            (Bible Study Workbook)
Broken and Blessed- Jessica Lagrone     (Bible Study Workbook)
Becoming a Woman of Strength- Cynthia Heald      (Bible Study Workbook)
Beyond the Brady Bunch by Alsdorf
Fervent- Priscilla Shirer