"It suddenly struck me that maybe my problem is that I have too many ideas. Maybe I need to trim away some of them, even some of the really good ones, to find the ones that will help our kids bear fruit."
"May God grant us the right amount of 'uncertain times,' that our failing flesh and hearts might always be returned to real Certainty."
What do you hope for in the new year?
"In a way, the difficulties of this year are a great gift to the Christian parent."
"Homeschooling is just as much for me as it is for the kids. I have truth, goodness, and beauty right at my fingertips."
"The world outside is full of noise, uncertainty, pain, but there is a peace here in carrying out the vocation God has given me. As I pour into these souls around my table, my soul too is refreshed."
Veteran homeschool mom Kathy shares encouragement for parents wrestling with uncertainty.
"My efforts at homeschooling can feel hopeless because I know in my core that I am not enough."
"In my desire to create and preserve order and beauty in my home, do I fail to extend a gracious welcome to those who my comfortable home ought to be serving?"
"When you start to dwell on all the ways you’re 'failing' your kids, first and foremost run to Jesus"