Linger

Remain.  As I closed out 2013 and set out on 2014, I chose for myself the word, “Remain.” Feeling out of balance, this word served as reminder of my need to return to center, to seek Jesus more in the coming year. It also reminded me of Jesus’ words in …

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Five Words I Never Thought I’d Say

Life has been really interesting lately. Where we are now, I would have never imagined nine, or six, or even three months ago. I certainly never would have imagined this a few years ago. But God tends to work things out how HE sees fit, right? Four years ago, God …

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The Missing Time

These days we hear a lot about making “time,” “margin,” “space,” and “quality time.” We read a lot about putting down the social media and spending more time with our kids. We talk about how busy we are and how we need to clear our schedules a bit so that …

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Things I’ve Learned

I have written a lot of posts lately.   Lots.   Of course, you wouldn’t know it, because none of them have made it out of my head and onto the computer. I tend to write them in my head late at night when I’m supposed to be falling asleep. …

Homeschooling High School

Homeschooling High School

When my oldest daughter was almost three, we started thinking about homeschooling. My husband had some experience with homeschool; we had many friends who intended or already were homeschooling. I had some college under my belt for elementary education, thinking that God was calling me to teach (but not really …