Our Home Birth Story with baby Melody

Our newest addition decided to make her arrival early.  Actually, she almost made my birthday… almost. After having a few babies, I’ve come to expect a few things with labor and delivery. Many weeks of Braxton Hicks and 5-7 hours of hard labor on ‘the’ day is what has been typical.  I’ve been accused of […]

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Not Perfect Yet

Do you ever notice God picking a theme for different seasons of your life?  Is there something specific that He is teaching you right now? He’s definitely working on teaching me something new, and it all started with a bedtime story… At night, my little people look forward to Bible time with me.  They ask […]

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2018 Summer Ministry and Family Update

Have you ever had fresh milk that hasn’t been homogenized? The rich cream just rises to the top. It’s the first thing you see, but not the only good thing in the pitcher. That’s what ministry is like. You see the first fruits right away, but you know more evidence of God’s work will float […]

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Best.Gift.Ever

Today our church elders gave every member one of the best gifts ever. Seriously. A membership, though our church congregation, to a web site called RightNowMedia.org.  Have you heard of it?  I hadn’t until last week when we were told to be expecting an email invitation.  It’s like Netflix for Bible Study junkies.  That would […]

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Our 2018-2019 Home School Curriculum

I was a teenager when I knew that I wanted to someday home-school my children.   I babysat a lot for the family across the street.  We lived in Phoenix, Arizona and they were the only home school family I had ever met.  Their small children were different.  They had broad interests and knew things I […]

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