Editor's Notes

By Jonathan Lewis

Sneak peeks at upcoming articles, miscellaneous homeschool thoughts, and requests for your insights about proposed articles for HSE Magazine!

Homeschooling: So Much More Than an Academic Choice

Posted in Editor's Notes by Jonathan Lewis on April 25, 2014
Sometimes we can be tempted to think of homeschooling as simply a different physical location where our children can learn their academics. In reality, it’s much, much more. In my article “Choosing to Be Champions” (Home School…Read

The Secret of Raising Kids with a Sense of Purpose in an Age of Unlimited Distractions

Posted in Editor's Notes by Jonathan Lewis on April 08, 2014
We live in an era of almost unlimited distractions. We’re bombarded by triviality day in and day out—whether it’s the latest viral hit on YouTube, our Facebook newsfeed, or channel surfing on TV, the assault is relentless. Opportunities…Read
Choosing to be Champions

Choosing to be Champions

Posted in Editor's Notes by Jonathan Lewis on March 14, 2014
What does it take to raise kids who make a difference? Why are so many homeschool graduates doing great things? And how can we help our kids escape the distractions of our culture and get busy for the cause of Christ? Last year, when I…Read

Twenty Years of Homeschooling Freedom

Posted in Editor's Notes by Jonathan Lewis on February 28, 2014
This month marked the twentieth anniversary of the battle over H.R. 6, a piece of federal legislation that would have had huge negative implications for the fledgling homeschooling community. In the current issue of Home School…Read

Our Experience at the Ken Ham/Bill Nye Debate

Posted in Editor's Notes by Jonathan Lewis on February 13, 2014
Last week, the historic debate between Bill Nye "The Science Guy" and Ken Ham, co-founder of Answers in Genesis, took place in northern Kentucky at the Creation Museum. With all the media coverage ahead of time, excitement and…Read

Eternal Eyes

Posted in Editor's Notes by Jonathan Lewis on January 31, 2014
In the Jan/Feb issue of Home School Enrichment, we published a powerful devotional article by Anita Mellott entitled "Eternal Eyes." For those who don't know, Anita has been struggling with some serious medical issues that have totally…Read

Ken Ham/Bill Nye Debate

Posted in Editor's Notes by Jonathan Lewis on January 17, 2014
By now, most of you have probably heard about the Ken Ham/Bill Nye debate that's taking place on February 4th at the Creation Museum in northern Kentucky. It has already received some major publicity, and it promises to be an exciting…Read

When You Don’t Enjoy Homeschooling

Posted in Editor's Notes by Jonathan Lewis on January 15, 2014
In the latest issue of Home School Enrichment, we have a wonderful article from homeschooling mom and blogger Bambi Moore entitled "When You Don't Enjoy Homeschooling." She opens the article with a personal story: I was glad it was…Read

Another issue is on its way!

Posted in Editor's Notes by Jonathan Lewis on December 20, 2013
I'm excited to announce that another issue of Home School Enrichment is on its way to subscribers! The Jan/Feb 2014 should arrive in mailboxes across the country in the last week of December or the first few days of January. I may be…Read

Seven Christmas Books to Enjoy This Season (plus a great snack recipe!)

Posted in Editor's Notes by Jonathan Lewis on December 05, 2013
In the Nov/Dec issue of Home School Enrichment, we included a list of nearly two dozen Christmas books you and your family can enjoy together this year. The titles were recommended by various of our authors and friends here at HSE. I…Read