Category: Monday Mercies

The Blessing

I tutored my daughter’s 2nd-grade class in our homeschool co-op. That year we were memorizing the 10 Commandments in Exodus 20, complete with hand motions and anything else we could possibly think of to get 7-year-olds to remember words scribed by the finger of God onto stone tablets thousands...

To the Accidental Homeschool Parent

You didn’t mean for this to happen. You had a plan. Your plate was already full. You need to work. Now you need to manage school too? It might seem impossible at first, but don’t lose hope. Everyday won’t be perfect. In fact, no day will be perfect, but...

Monday Mercies

I don’t know about you, but sometimes I need a pick-me-up on Monday mornings. They can feel especially weighty to me. The week stretches out before me, and all of my responsibilities are looming overhead, pressing down in my soul. It feels like a lot, and let’s be honest,...