Prayer Request for Chris Klicka

All you long-time homeschoolers will likely recognize the name Christopher J. Klicka, Esq., but if you have just recently joined the ranks of homeschooling, you may not be familiar with Chris and his years of legal defense and support in the homeschooling community. Chris has intervened on behalf of thousands of homeschooling families since 1985 and represented many homeschooling families in court. If you are unfamiliar with the influence he has had on the homeschooling community HSLDA has a bit more information on Chris and his work there. Chris has also had chronic progressive declining Multiple Sclerosis (MS) for 15 […]

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Did You Know About The National Bible Bee?

I know I was unaware of a National Bible Bee, until the author of Balancing The Sword, Allen Wolfe, informed us about its existence, with 17,244 already enrolled! Put together with the goal of saturating families with the most important knowledge ever – God’s Word. The goal of the Bible Bee is not to coerce children into memorizing facts about the Bible by offering them money, but rather to celebrate and reward hearts that are saturated with the Truth of God, the only worthwhile pursuit. If you are interested in participating, here is a listing of local Bible Bees. One […]

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France’s Sunday Shopping Prohibition Being Lifted?

Our family has long embraced keeping Sunday as a separate and holy day, so when we saw this article titled, “France set to relax Sunday shopping ban,” it quickly captured our attention. Wouldn’t it be amazing to live in a country where Sunday is regarded as a day set apart from our weekly labors? Regrettably it appears that for much of France, this blessing is soon to be removed… full article here

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40 Years Ago Today…

If your homeschooled children have not yet watched a documentary on Apollo 11, today would be a very appropriate day to do so! Or, if you have watched a full documentary but it has been some time, here are some short video clips to recap the highlights of Apollo 11. Maybe I am alone, but it still makes my heart leap to watch these clips and see the huge responsibility borne by the leaders on earth, excitement of those on board, anticipation of the audience on earth, and the thrill of a safe landing, mission, takeoff, and splash down. I […]

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