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The Lord's Purpose Prevails, Not Ours

The Lord's Purpose Prevails, Not Ours
Some promises are great promises no matter how you look at it!Many are the plans in a man's heart,but it is the LORD's purpose that prevails.Proverbs 19:21We often think of this verse and imagine we are doing everything right, and the Lord will be sure it succeeds.  Have you ever considered this verse from the other side?  Think of it this way, can you REALLY ruin your child's life? It's not unheard of for a parent...
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Guest — mayra z
Thank you oh so much I can never be reminded enough to pray more worry less. The Lord has blessed me with an amazing daughter with... Read More
Saturday, 13 March 2010 20:05
Guest — Lee
Thanks Kristine and Yvonne! I needed to hear it too :-)
Saturday, 13 March 2010 16:55
Guest — Kristine
Thanks, Lee. It's always good timing for a reminder like this!
Saturday, 13 March 2010 16:33
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How Many High School Classes Should We Plan?

How Many High School Classes Should We Plan?
It's normal for a teen to have between 6 and 8 high school classes each year.  It's a good idea to evaluate yourself if you have more than that, to see if you are expecting too much.  So look at your schedule and see if you have some repeats.  World History is a social studies class just like geography is a social studies class.So, why take both?Is it because your child loves it and that is...
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Guest — Lee
Janet, I think homeschoolers can count some of those extra curriculars within their school hours - and I think they also can count... Read More
Saturday, 15 August 2009 12:21
Guest — Janet
The stereotype for college-bound highschoolers these days is 6 hours at school, a couple of hours at an extracurricular activity a... Read More
Saturday, 15 August 2009 10:03
Guest — Kristine
As I prepare for our first year of high school, this is the morning that several of my dd's subjects are spread across my kitchen ... Read More
Friday, 14 August 2009 08:51
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"That is what Lee did for me..."

"That is what Lee did for me..."
I thought this was a particularly wonderful blog post from one of my recent clients.I have made known that our oldest is going to be homeschooled high school. I love getting the reactions from my homeschooling  friends. They are just as supportive now as they were when I told them that I was putting them in school. Sometimes I think that must drive them absolutely crazy with my back and forth nonsense.  They put up with...
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