Homeschooling

Make Music with Our Lives

Stress-free Homeschooling?

Wouldn’t it be lovely if we could experience stress-free homeschooling? Stress. It’s often linked to anxiety and fear. It can make your heart race, palms sweat, and stomach churn. Stress...

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Are you equipped to educate your children

Are you equipped to educate your children?

What keeps you up nights? Do you find yourself fighting to overcome fear? Do you ever lie awake wondering whether you are equipped to educate your children? Do you wonder...

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Prone to Wander Devotion

A Homeschool Hymn Study Devotional

Saved From Myself Prone to wander, Lord I feel it, prone to leave the God I love…. As I read these words, my heart breaks. Much as I wish it...

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Boy Playing Guitar

EDUCATE YOUR CHILDREN ON THE POWER OF MUSIC

Do you have a soundtrack for your life? Songs you listen to when you feel victorious? Songs that bring comfort when you’re feeling blue? Songs to give you energy when...

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5 mistakes parents and students make when planning for college

5 MISTAKES PARENTS & STUDENTS MAKE WHEN PLANNING FOR COLLEGE

Do you know the five mistakes parents and students make when planning for college? The words affordable, efficient, and effective aren’t typically associated with college. But they can be accurate...

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Russell and Gary Quito cathedral

WALKING WITH THE WAODANI — PART 4 — LIFE LESSONS

What About Socialization? (This is part 4 — life lessons — in our Walking with the Waodani series. Click here to start the series at the beginning.) We hear it so often that...

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Russell poison fishing

WALKING WITH THE WAODANI — PART 3 — POISON FISHING

(This is part 3 — poison fishing — in our Homeschooler Adventure Walking with the Waodani series. Click here to start the series at the beginning.) FIRST CAME SPEAR FISHING In our...

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eternity in their hearts

Eternity in Their Hearts

Taking the long view on home education In the final hours of childbirth, before I pushed my firstborn out into the world, my pain intensified and I slipped into survival...

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CollegePlus reimagined as Lumerit Scholar

Making the Most of High School with CollegePlus — Part 7

College Plus Reimagined As Lumerit Scholar What inspired the change? (This is part 7 in our series. If you missed our first post, you can find it here.) In the midst...

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teaching to the test

Making the Most of High School with CollegePlus — PART 6

Teaching To The Test Teaching To The Test One of the greatest gifts of homeschooling is the freedom to customize your child’s education. (This is part 6 in our series. If...

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A Study of Worldviews with Lumerit

Making the Most of High School with CollegePlus — PART 5

A Study Of Worldviews Do your children see the world through the lens of Scripture? Everyone has a worldview. It is the “lens” through which we view everything around us....

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when boys become men

MAKING THE MOST OF HIGH SCHOOL WITH COLLEGEPLUS — PART 4

When Boys Become Men My homeschool mentor warned me, “One day, you may want to stop calling Roger and Ryan your boys and start calling them your sons.” I’m so grateful...

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Plotting a course

Making the Most of High School with CollegePlus — Part 3

Plotting A Course Plotting a course for life after high school can be a daunting task. Although some people know from an early age exactly what they “want to be...

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Don't run from the mirror (why you need to teach)

Don’t Run from the Mirror — Why You Need to Teach!

You Will Be Faced With A Critical Choice Is everything is going well in your homeschool now? Just wait. If your experience is anything like many of us, the day...

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Making the Most of High School with CollegePlus — Part 2

Learning at the speed of life Have you ever had a wonderful opportunity derail your lesson plans? Shortly after my two teenage sons, Roger Dean and Ryan, officially started CollegePlus,...

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The days are long but the years are short.

Making the Most of High School with CollegePlus — Part 1

How can we make the most of these final days of homeschooling? Unbelievable as it may seem, my firstborn son is now a high school senior and his brother is...

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preparing our children to leave the nest

Preparing our children to fulfill God’s purpose

We pour our hearts into preparing our children to fulfill God’s purpose for their lives. We love them deeply, intimately, sacrificially. We know there is a time to shelter, a time to...

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