Imagine . . . the Great Flood a book review

  Finding books for my kids during those transitional years between basic phonics readers and lengthy classic literature has always been a challenge. I was excited when we found out about Imagine. . .The Great Flood by Matt Koceich from Barbour Publishing. I would say the perfect mix of … [Read more...]

Drive Thru History® – “The Gospels” {a Review}

In my own school days, history was not a favorite subject of mine. A dusty textbook filled with boring facts and dates about dead people who lived in places I've never been, they held no interest for me. Fast forward a few years and I discover I love studying history as I learn alongside my own … [Read more...]

Shepherd, Potter, Spy–and the Star Namer {A Review}

Through the years, as I've read Bible stories to my children we've often talked about what it would really have been like living during those times. What would a young man like David see around him as he picked up those stones for his sling? How would it be, living in a tent, wandering through the … [Read more...]

I.R.L. When Life is Overwhelming, Just Do The Next Thing

There is a lot going on in my little world. Some things are out in the open for all to see. Some things are just every day sort of tasks we muddle through regularly. Some things are loose ends waiting to be bound tightly. Some things are long-time struggles that rear their ugly heads on … [Read more...]

I.R.L. There’s No Use Crying Over Spilled Milk

I was reminded last night during my monthly Ladies' Bible Study that every morning God gives us a new day. A day with no mistakes in it yet. And I belong to a God who's covered my sins with the blood of His Son, forgiving me of my past transgressions. Which means He does not remember my past sin - … [Read more...]