And whatsoever ye do, do it heartily, as to the Lord, and not unto men; Knowing that of the Lord ye shall receive the reward of the inheritance: for ye serve the Lord Christ. Knowing that of the Lord ye shall receive the reward of the inheritance: for ye serve the Lord Christ. Colossians 3:23-24 Our dog, Strider, never does anything half-way. He lives
Frugal Fridays Crystal Paine has a Frugal Friday’s tip each week and encourages women to submit their ideas. My dear husband says, “No one enjoys a bargain more than my wife!” so I’ve decided to submit one of my ideas. [Tweet ““No one enjoys a bargain more than my wife!””] Printer ink! Don’t you just hate paying the high prices? Yet printers are so handy and
One of my favorite authors is Oswald Chambers. If you e-mail with me for any length of time you will more than likely find one of his quotes as part of my signature. This week I was having a discussion about obedience online with a group of homeschool moms. One of the women sent the following excerpt from My Utmost for His Highest. Since Mr.
Eric was diagnosed with Leukemia in July of 1991. That was the year our oldest daughter was to start school in the fall. For years we had been praying about and planning on homeschooling our children. We knew several families with children older than ours who were homeschooling and we liked what we saw happening in them. We had waited two years to purchase our
I received the following e-mail today from our homeschool consultant. It reminded me once again of how hopeless we are without the Lord. I asked permission to share it with you and she graciously said I could. I hope you are blessed by it as I was. “When you encounter a problem, where do you turn? [Tweet “”When you encounter a problem, where do you
I awoke this morning to the sound of distant thunder. A light rain quickly escalated into a real spring thunder storm. As I lay in bed listing to the thunder and rain and watching the lightning illuminate my bedroom walls, my ears began to hear a sound that seemed strangely out of place. One solitary bird was singing away with all its might. It wasn’t
As a homeschool mom, one of the things I’ve always told my children is to “Watch out for the ‘buts’ when we study God’s word.” This was always good for a laugh when they were younger. Recently I was reminded of this again when a speaker I was listening to said the same thing, “Watch out for the ‘buts’ when you’re reading God’s Word.” What