Today's devotional from Charles Spurgeon's Morning and Evening was particularly timely for me as it is mid-July and time to begin planning for school to start in a few weeks. This will be our 5th full year of homeschooling and we are beginning to see the fruits of obeying our Father's call on our lives. … Continue reading Tell Your Children
You all know that we have chosen to homeschool our son, that we are obedient to the call the Lord put on our lives, and that we wouldn't have it any other way. It's hard sometimes, most of our family is very critical of our decision, some out right defy and oppose us. But our … Continue reading Teach Them!
At church one night a year or so ago the sermon focused on the idea of heaven being static in size but hell enlarging it's borders to accommodate all who will end up there, the catch phrase the preacher used has stuck with me ever since. He said there's a reason there's a highway to … Continue reading Highway or Stairway
A couple of years ago we memorized Ephesians 6 as part of my son's bible studies. It was hard especially by the time we got all the way into the armor of God in verses 10-20. Since those verses were so important, so helpful in our walk with Christ, I really wanted him to remember … Continue reading Battle Ready!
O LORD our Lord, how excellent is thy name in all the earth! who hast set thy glory above the heavens. (Psalms 8:1) He truly has set His glory in the heavens! Our science this year for our son has been geology and now we are doing astronomy, it is absolutely breathtaking to look into … Continue reading How Excellent is Thy Name
When I started this post a couple nights ago I thought I wanted to follow the first half of this passage, All scripture is inspired of God. But ya know, I just wasn't feeling it, I would start, then stop, start, stop, till I thought maybe I was supposed to look for a different verse. … Continue reading Inspired by God 4 Instruction
Come, O children, listen to me; I will teach you the fear of the LORD. (Psalms 34:11) The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom; all those who practice it have a good understanding. His praise endures forever! (Psalms 111:10) The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge; fools despise wisdom … Continue reading The Fear of the Lord