Hope · Kingdom

I Don’t Know Why I Homeschool

Yes, to my friends from years gone by, you read the title correctly…I am a homeschooling mom.  I know!  I am shocked too. Why am I homeschooling? That is a good question. Many families have a reason for their schooling choice.  Homeschool families have reasons for taking the nontraditional educational path. Parents who send their… Continue reading I Don’t Know Why I Homeschool

31 Days · Fightin' words · Kingdom

Can’t Stop Me

“Mom, mom, do you hear me?”  “Yes, I hear you?” I must reply I am actively listening before he continues with the conversation. “Do you know what the devil doesn’t like? “What, Buddy?” “He doesn’t like when I tell others about Jesus.” He’s four.  Where does he learn this? “That’s right,” I reply.  “So the… Continue reading Can’t Stop Me

31 Days · Fightin' words · Kingdom

Who Wears the Victor’s Crown

It’s day 13.  I can’t believe I have made it this far in this challenge to write for 31 days. Thank you to all of my friends who have showed up join me in the Fightin’ Words series.  Your encouraging words fuel me to persevere. Today, I don’t have much to say.  I’m tired. I… Continue reading Who Wears the Victor’s Crown

31 Days · Fightin' words · Kingdom

We, The Church, Believe

  As a young girl I had to memorize The Apostle’s Creed as part of my confirmation curriculum.  The memorization of these words enabled me to stand with the congregation every Sunday and recite in unison our statement of belief. There’s something about returning to foundations of our faith, together.  What if this song became our statement of… Continue reading We, The Church, Believe

31 Days · Fightin' words · Kingdom · Right Thinking

Born a Fighter

I was born a fighter.  I entered this world fighting.  My poor mom. As I grew, my words instigated many fights.  My tongue, a sharp sword, left many wounded in defeat. But Jesus…the one who created me and purposed me to be a fighter, He transformed an untamed mouthy fighter into an obedient, loving warrior.  Daily… Continue reading Born a Fighter