To know God and to make Him known.

Articles by author: Cara McLauchlan

The Authenticity of Winter

“I go to nature to rest my eyes. I go to nature to connect with something broader than I can understand.” – Notes on Nature Journaling, Claire Walker Leslie Wintertime is the season when plants do their most important work. They are storing energy, deepening roots,...
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Slowing Down

“Be still before the Lord and wait patiently for Him.” Psalms 37:7 When I read from the book of Psalms in the Bible, I feel like they slow me down. This is the reason why I have been reading them over the holiday season. Perhaps it’s because they are so short or maybe...
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Ordinary Joy

“When you rise in the morning, give thanks for the light, for your life, for your strength. Give thanks for your food and for the joy of living.” – Tecumseh I love listening to podcasts. One of my favorite podcasts closes every episode by asking their featured guest...
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Fantastic Fails

by Cara
Thursday, 27 October, 2016
categories: Homeschooling Life, Rhetoric Stage (ages 14 to 18)
“The difficulty of the journey sometimes turns out to be the blessing.” -- Marianne Williamson It’s been a rough start to the school year. Even though our school season has similar qualities year after year, I am surprised by how different this year feels. My...
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Making Sweet Memories

“Memory is the scribe of the soul.” – Aristotle Are you making some family memories this summer? Around our home this week we have been sharing some of our favorite memories from summer and homeschooling. With the long evenings that seem to be made for lingering...
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