Join us for #nofilter parenting talk, hosted by MOPS President and CEO Mandy Arioto and a support squad of powerhouse parents. You don’t need another curated influencer in your media feed making you feel isolated and off pace. You need intentional conversations about what’s going on for moms in real life. Tune into Moms Unscripted and join an empty nester with hindsight, a working mom balancing a full schedule, an accomplished author with preteens, and a sleep-deprived dad with a newborn. If you’re struggling to keep your head above water, listening to these friends talk about how they’ve navigated the same days will be the lifesaver you need to stay afloat. From post-partum bodies to a shifting personal identity, no topic is off limits for their candid conversations. They’ll hash it out and help you stay grounded in grace at every stage. So come on in, the water’s warm.

Call our voicemail line to leave your questions, confessions or topic ideas at 303-733-5353, ext. 2888.

  • What is something you needed to hear today?
  • What are some of the messages you have received about alcohol? What was modeled to you about alcohol growing up?
  • How would you describe your current relationship with alcohol?
  • Has the pandemic caused you to reconsider your relationship with alcohol for any reason?

  • What was something you needed to hear today?
  • Who has inspired you as a mother?
  • How has your relationship with your mom influenced how you mother?
  • What is one unexpected turn in your motherhood journey?

  • What was something you needed to hear today?
  • What are some formational messages—helpful or harmful—that you received about your body growing up? 
  • Name one thing about your body that you love.
  • If you are partnered: What is one step you can take this week to nurture intimacy with your partner?
  • If you are not partnered: What is one step you can take this week to honor your body?

  • What was something you needed to hear today?
  • Have you experienced loneliness in this last year? If so, what did that look like for you?
  • Share one thing you’ve done that has helped your friendships go deeper.
  • What is one small step you can take this week to nurture connection over contact?

Follow Dr. Gary Chapman on social media at @5lovelanguages. Take his love language quizzes and find more resources, including his new memoir, “Life Lessons and Love Languages, What I’ve Learned on My Unexpected Journey” at 5lovelanguages.com.

  • What was one thing you needed to hear today? 
  • Mother Theresa said, “If you want to change the world, go home and love your family.” What is one small way you can love your family well this week? 
  • Share your love language or love languages with your group and ask them to share theirs. 
  • What has the pandemic year taught you about what you want to differently this year related to loving the people in your life? 

  • What is one thing you heard during today’s episode that you needed to hear? 
  • Share your “becoming” story with a friend or your group – what is a stand-out moment or experience in your story of becoming a mom or becoming the type of mom you are now?