One of my favorite things about homeschooling is the ability to learn from everyday life. I remember going to the grocery store with my mom and calculating prices as we shopped to see how close I could get to the end total. My brothers and I caught caterpillars, frogs, and turtles while we played outside, […]
Raising Lazarus is my attempt at explaining Bible stories as if I’m seeing them through my own eyes. Each of my stories is a miracle of Faith, performed by Jesus in the New Testament. Zeke is a made-up character, but the rest of the characters are real. Bible Story – The Raising of Lazarus Historical […]
Most preschool programs place a heavy emphasis on school preparation, with instruction in written language, math, and life skills. Each of these disciplines is important, but make sure you are teaching music to your preschool children.
Missions Minded Family – Arrows Are Meant to Fly – Part 1 Unlike many male-dominated sports, archery has been practiced by women throughout the ages. The Victorians considered it an admirable pursuit for genteel ladies. This occurred, during an era, when most genteel women spent their time learning to embroider, watercolor, or sing. Not many of […]
Whether you are preparing a Sunday School lesson, a school lesson, or a short devotional, the planning process is basically the same. Follow these four steps to create an organized and effective lesson plan. The 4 Steps to an Effective Lesson Plan Narrow Your Topic You probably have a pretty good idea what you plan […]
When someone asks you about your family, it’s a pretty common practice to whip out your phone and share a picture or two. Your pictures offer a visual representation; offering faces to go with the names. This makes it easier for another person to identify with the people you are discussing. That is what I […]