Category: Teaching

When Is It Enough?

When is enough

When it comes to teaching your children, when is it enough? They are not like a recipe that you can have exact quantities to measure out. They are not something that you can sample along the way like adding to much or to little salt. They have no gauge that is built in that shows your level of input and an absorption rate. So, when is it enough?

How To Train Your Kid!

How To Train Your Kids

There are times when your kids will start asking questions. They turn into rapid fire machines it would seem and are able to ask questions faster than you can answer. They will start humming or making noises that will somehow find just the right wavelength to become the most irritating noise in the world.

Time Keeps on Slipping

Time Keeps on Slipping

“When I get the time son…” or “Let’s go guys…I don’t have a lot of time…” or “I got a time schedule going here, let’s move it…” Are these the phrases that your kids hear from you? Dad are the kids constantly fighting for your time, are you are fighting for your time and your wife is fighting for your time? We fight and struggle to get it all done and only leave a few seconds of time for God. Let’s talk about time.

Dad, Know Your Power

Dad, Know Your Power!

So when he attempted something and he did not see it doing any good, he quit. He did not see that the responsibility he was given was important and how it effected everything else that was being done at that time. This in turn made others who were performing there task in a responsible manner look down on him and his self-esteem plummeted.

V is for Visions

V is for Vision

This is the letter “V” post in The ABCs of Homeschooling Through the Holidays over at Upside Down Homeschooling. If you get a chance, go check out the site for great homeschooling ideas! Merry Christmas guys! It is that time of year when “..visions of sugar plums danced in their head.” Now, when I was…

How Are You Filtering?

How Are You Filtering?

What is your mesh size? Are you a 250 micron or a 100 micron? Are you a sand or ball? Do you have a UV light installed or not? Because dad, what I am asking you is how are you filtering what enters your home? Home ~ a place of safety, security and comfort. A…

Looking For Homeschool Help?

Teach Them Diligently Convention

Are you looking for some homeschooling help? Are the pressures of homeschooling starting to bear down on your nerves this time of year? Are you sitting there and asking yourself, “How do all of these other people find the time to do all of this homeschooling stuff?” Well do I have an idea for you.…

Fatherhood ~ What Are You Passing?

Fatherhood ~ What Are You Passing?

What Are You Passing? Now there is a question to ask on the day after Halloween! But what I am asking goes deeper. What are you passing to your kids? What are you passing to your grandkids? Genesis 18 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB) 19 “For I have chosen him so that he will command…