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Archive for May, 2015

Something to help you during those long, lazy summer days and a contest!

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015

Post may contain affiliate links to materials I recommend. Read my full disclosure statement. One summer, years ago, we spent several weeks making things out of newspapers. The book Crafting with Newspapers by Vivienne Eisner was our guide. The book is now out of print, but if you ever have a chance to buy a […]

Should Christians Market Young Living Essential Oils?

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

by Stacy McDonald …James and I market essential oils for a secular company that produces the purest and most therapeutically effective essential oils on the planet. They also sometimes word their materials in ways with which we, as Christians, don’t agree, or in ways that may make us uncomfortable. To begin with, Young Living does […]

Early Academic Training Produces Long-Term Harm

Monday, May 25th, 2015

Research reveals negative effects of academic preschools and kindergartens. The author of this article asks, “What has been your experience with early education, as a parent or a teacher? What effects have you seen of early academic training, or, conversely, of experience in traditional play-based preschools and kindergartens?” Let’s read a book instead!

Mr. Despondency and His Daughter Much-Afraid

Monday, May 25th, 2015

When days had many of them passed away, Mr. Despondency was sent for, for a post was come, and brought this message to him: “Trembling man! these are to summon thee to be ready with the King by the next Lord’s day, to shout for joy for thy deliverance from all thy doubtings. And,” said […]

Home-Spun Artists — Beatrix Potter (and something to help)

Sunday, May 24th, 2015

Post may contain affiliate links to materials I recommend. Read my full disclosure statement. Beatrix Potter (1866-1943) English children’s book author and illustrator Beatrix Potter at 15 with her dog Spot — used with permission Victoria and Albert Museum Educated At Home Helen Beatrix Potter was educated at home by a series of nurses and […]

Westminster and Her Sisters

Saturday, May 23rd, 2015

Westminster and Her Sisters: A Complete Collation and Comparison of Three English Confessions of Faith by Harvey Bluedorn This document includes a careful comparison of the entire text for each of three English confessions – the Westminster (Presbyterian, 1646/47/48), the Savoy (Independent, 1658), and the Second London (Baptist, 1677/89) – along with all of their […]

What did you say?

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

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The infinite tenderness of Jesus

Sunday, May 17th, 2015

by Charles Spurgeon He will feed His flock like a shepherd. He will carry the lambs in His arms, holding them close to His heart. He will gently lead the mother sheep with their young. Isaiah 40:11 Who is He of whom such gracious words are spoken? He is The Good Shepherd. Why does He […]

Resources for Teaching Art

Sunday, May 17th, 2015

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