College Station, TX USA

Category: Mission Field

Seeking Justice. Loving Mercy Walking humbly with my God. Micah 6:8

What’s Your Battle?

We are all in a battle.  Scripture says in Ephesians 6:12, “For our struggle (battle) is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms.” I hate politics.  I love my freedom.  It’s a…
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A life long lesson

Let’s talk about being content.  I know!  This past week facebook circulated a picture of an African Momma giving her barely alive and standing child, a drink from a huge water container.  His knees were knobs and a thin layer of skin covered his bones.  The picture stirs strong emotions in me.  I have seen…
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Community Service 101

Homeschooling creates opportunities for me and my children that a public education would not (or not as easily).  A couple months ago I decided to pursue (more diligently) opportunities to cultivate compassion in the hearts of my children. Its not mad science, children are not born compassionate creatures.  Compassion must be taught and learned. I…
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Tough Stuff

Its been almost a month since I have posted anything here.  I would like to say its because life has been so smooth and busy.  The busy would be 100% true and well the smooth 100% false!  (Did you hear the teacher in me come out?) Its really been insane, that I can’t even remember…
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Teach them in the way they should go…

and when they are old, they will not depart from it. (paraphrased Proverbs 22:6)  This morning over breakfast I glanced at our marker board that I had my reminder (from last week) to “Be the hands and feet of Jesus.”  The reminder wasn’t written for my children, but for me.  Last week God hand picked,…
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5am and a Vacation to Remember!

Is a wonderful hour.  Its super quiet at my house.  I love the stillness, the quietness where me and the Lord connect, and the coffee is hot and fresh.  I think it my favorite hour of the day.  Its been a very busy last couple of weeks.  We went on vacation to Nashville TN, came…
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A quick snap view of homeschooling since we started

I’m clueless today where to start because there is so much I would love to write about since we started back in Feb.  I promise I won’t always write about just homeschooling…I’ll write about life too.  For now…we all love blogs with pictures, so here we go….  Sensory pans…lots of people doing it…I did two…I’m…
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Part 3 Not Prepared

For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. -Jeremiah 29:11 I’m a little disappointed this morning because I thought I had some pictures to post from our last day at St. Johns, but I guess I only…
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