To know God and to make Him known.

Articles dated May 2011

Is Your Writing Organic or Rational?

In How to Write a Sentence Stanley Fish quotes this opening sentence from Laurence Sterne’s ”novel” Tristram Shandy: I wish either my father or my mother, or indeed both of them, as they were in duty both equally bound to it, had minded what they were about when they...
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The Beauty of Homeschooling

by Andrea Newitt
Monday, 16 May, 2011
categories: Homeschooling Life
In the midst of our busy homeschooling lives, we can easily make the mistake of concentrating our attention on truth and goodness alone and neglecting the need for beauty in our educational efforts. John Mark Reynolds offers parents another approach in his seminar...
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National Day of Prayer 2011

by Robert
Wednesday, 11 May, 2011
categories: Articles
Today is the National Day of Prayer and it is important today to remember to pray for those homeschooling families who may not be as fortunate as many of ours in their legal freedoms and to keep them in our prayers along with our leaders, families and friends. John 15:...
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Instead of – A Homeschool Mother’s Day Poem

On this beautiful Mother’s Day I can’t quite find the words to say How I appreciate all you gave up So in wisdom and virtue I would grow up   Instead of your once promising career You dealt with fights and shouts and tears Instead of malls and spas and fun Money went...
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The Eternal Pursuit of the Knowledge of God (and the liberal artist’s head start)

Let’s start with one of my favorite verses: “The earth will be filled with the knowledge of the LORD, as the waters cover the sea” (Isaiah 11:9). We find a complementary verse more narrowly focused on the ministry of Jesus in John 21:25: “Jesus did many other things...
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