Dads, Slow Down

I am sitting here in a coffee house of all places writing a post. If you know me, I am not a coffee house kinda person. Coffee, yes. Coffee house, not really. But for my daughter who is downstairs at a homeschool Christmas party, I’ll sip on some rather good coffee and take in the…

The Family Conference

This month I will be speaking at The Family Conference! All of us can benefit from taking a little extra time during this busy season of the year to invest in the relationships and functions that mean the most to all of us. Homeschooling impacts every relationship in a home. And, with the Holidays, and…

It’s Start This Thursday!!

It’s only a few hours away when the vast hordes of homeschoolers will begin their trek to Nashville, TN. People will be wondering why there is a sudden influx of mini-vans and coolers strapped to the back of said mini-vans. The reason is simple. Teach Them Diligently 2020 is starting Thursday! People, if you have…

HOPE IN THE LOVE OF CHRIST

Just my thoughts and the ocean

The greatest gift you can give your kids is not the newest and best the world has to offer. It is the love of God through Jesus Christ. That is the gift that enables them to resist the creation’s lures and live in the love of the Creator. Your kids are going to be bombarded…

PEOPLE-PLEASING

Just my thoughts and the ocean

In the face of intense pressure, Aaron gave in to the demands of the people. As a parent, I’m sure you know about pressure. Our kids can be relentless in asking us to do things outside our value system, including the movies they want to see, the kids they want to hang out with, and…