Hymn Lyrics | Love Unbounded

What was it, blessed God, Led Thee to give Thy Son, To yield Thy Well-beloved For us by sin undone? ‘Twas love unbounded led Thee thus To give Thy Well-beloved for us. What led Thy Son O God, To come from heav’n on high, To shed His precious blood, To […] Read More

Paleo Pistachio Pudding

I love pistachios – I love them by the handful, or as pistachio pudding, or pistachio icecream … they’re my favorite nut. A couple evenings ago I was trying to think of a healthy pistachio dessert that I could make that would satisfy us all (and motivate the boys to […] Read More

The Wooden Watch

Last summer a childhood friend came to visit for a week. I happened to notice she was still wearing her beloved watch that she had received as a gift seventeen years earlier. To be sure, I asked if it was the same watch she had gotten – and indeed, it […] Read More

Hymn Lyrics | He Lives or I Serve a Risen Savior

I serve a risen Savior, He’s in the world today; I know that He is living whatever men may say; I see His hand of mercy, I hear His voice of cheer, And just the time I need Him, He’s always near. Refrain: He lives, He lives, Christ Jesus lives […] Read More

Homeschool Rooms; inspiration and how we use ours

I love looking at other peoples homeschool rooms – seeing how people utilize the space available to them for their homeschool purposes is inspiring. I am thankful that our home is large enough to allow us to dedicate one room just for homeschool purposes – we still move around the […] Read More

The 12 Disciples

Paul and I teach the middle school age kids at our chapel. I LOVE this age group – they keep us on our toes with their questions, and are just really fun and a joy to be with. We recently finished working our way through a survey of the New […] Read More

It’s Not About Them

This is a tough one as a mom – communicating that it’s not about them – because as a mom so much of my life is about them. But the significance in raising our children for them to see that it’s not about them is that we then have the […] Read More

Bible Trivia Questions (New Testament)

One simple and fun way to reinforce what is being learned in Sunday School or Children’s Church is Bible trivia questions. Paul and I teach the middle school age kids and they LOVE when we do games with them. We recently finished a rather lengthy survey of the New Testament […] Read More

Hymn Lyrics | Sovereign grace o’er sin abounding!

1. Sovereign grace o’er sin abounding! Ransomed souls, the tidings swell; ’Tis a deep that knows no sounding; Who its breadth or length can tell? On its glories, Let my soul for ever dwell. 2. What from Christ that soul can sever, Bound by everlasting bands? Once in Him, in […] Read More