Homeschool Devotionals

By Maribeth Spangenberg

Insights and encouragement to keep our eyes focused above while we fight the good fight of Christian homeschooling and building strong families

Life Experiences

Posted in Homeschool Devotionals by Maribeth Spangenberg on May 08, 2017
“Then I saw, and considered it well: I looked upon it, and received instruction.” Proverbs 24:32      She had been concerned about him getting behind in his homeschooling, but I reminded her that the Lord was doing a much greater work in…Read

Reaping the Labor of Thy Hands

Posted in Homeschool Devotionals by Maribeth Spangenberg on April 01, 2017
“Blessed is every one that feareth the LORD; that walketh in his ways. For thou shalt eat the labour of thine hands: happy shalt thou be and it shall be well with thee...Behold, that thus shall the man be blessed that feareth the LORD.”…Read

Periodic Perspective

Posted in Homeschool Devotionals by Maribeth Spangenberg on February 15, 2017
“Remember his marvellous works that he hath done; his wonders, and the judgments of his mouth.” Psalm 105:5       It's only once a year that I have occasion to visit this area. And even then, I usually just complete my errand, and then…Read

The Value Of Remembering

Posted in Homeschool Devotionals by Maribeth Spangenberg on January 16, 2017
“I will remember the works of the LORD: surely I will remember thy wonders of old.” Psalm 77:11        “Do you think they'll remember?” I asked my husband one morning as he dressed for the day.        “Remember what?” he responded.      …Read

A Mother’s Heart

Posted in Homeschool Devotionals by Maribeth Spangenberg on December 12, 2016
“And she brought forth her firstborn son, and wrapped him in swaddling clothes, and laid him in a manger; because there was no room for them in the inn.” Luke 2:7      Every Christmas I find myself intrigued with the miracle of new life.…Read

A Quiver Full

Posted in Homeschool Devotionals by Maribeth Spangenberg on December 12, 2016
“Two are better than one: because they have a good reward for their labor.” Ecc. 4:9 Who would have thought that I would be the grandmother of twins? The twin gene is not in our family....anywhere! While pregnant, my daughter actively…Read

Too Much About Everyone

Posted in Homeschool Devotionals by Maribeth Spangenberg on October 17, 2016
   “...I am purposed that my mouth shall not transgress.” Psalm 17: 3b-4         The event was one of assigned seating. I only knew about one third of the people attending so I was anxious to see with whom we would be sharing a table.…Read

Not As It Seems

Posted in Homeschool Devotionals by Maribeth Spangenberg on October 02, 2016
“...Ye are they which justify yourselves before men; but God knoweth your hearts: for that which is highly esteemed among men is abomination in the sight of God.” Luke 16:15       Suffice it to say, that if I hadn't been related, I…Read

Re-Examination

Posted in Homeschool Devotionals by Maribeth Spangenberg on September 19, 2016
“I will remember the works of the LORD: surely I will remember thy wonders of old.” Psalm 77:11        When the article arrived in my email box from the Homeschool web site, I didn't recognize the title.  However, as I started to read…Read

Can I Do Less

Posted in Homeschool Devotionals by Maribeth Spangenberg on September 12, 2016
 “But Mary kept all these things, and pondered them in her heart.” Luke 2:19       If all goes as planned, by the end of this week, my daughter, son-in-law, and family will be “displaced.” Or more realistically, homeless for a time, due…Read