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Teach the Bible to Kids at Home in 5 Minutes a Day

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Dear New Homeschooling Parent, Hi. I’m one of you who just got tasked with this new job title, too. My inbox is filled to the brim with communications and assignments from our schools and…

7 Steps to Make Your Summer Count with Kids at Home

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If your kids will be at home with you, by themselves, or with a sitter this summer, don't let that precious time go to waste. With just a little forethought, you can intentionally help them grow in ways that might not be possible during the school year. Here are seven steps to make your summer count when you have kids at home.

5 New Year’s Resolutions to Strengthen Your Faith and Family

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These 5 New Year's resolutions to grow your faith and family may be the most meaningful ones of your entire life.

The Holiday I (Almost) Stayed Home From Church to Sweep the Floors

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By Erin Hawley, Contributor The holiday season with its whirlwind schedule and long list (let’s be honest, lists!) of to-dos is here. The hectic Christmas schedule reminds me of the mom and daughter…
When Motherhood Gets Messy

When Motherhood Gets Messy

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This guest post by Rebekah, from Barren to Beautiful, has touched my heart. It had me laughing and crying all in the same 5 minutes. Rebekah has a true gift of sharing her heart and providing much-needed…
Truths to remember during trials. Life doesn't always go as planned. Here are a few great reminders to hold on to when life get hairy.

A Few Truths to Remember During Trials

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Dear readers, life is just HARD sometimes. I don't know why I'm surprised by trials when they come but I always am. I become all melodramatic when my comfort and easy life is interrupted as if it's…
talking to your kids about sex

6 Tips for Talking to Your Kids About Sex

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Guest post by Nathan, Rachel's husband Rachel and I are the parents of three kids, and though the oldest is just starting second grade, we’ve been occasionally discussing how to talk with our…