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

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

Every Child Is Special

Posted in Homeschool Devotionals by Maribeth Spangenberg on August 22, 2016
“Delight thyself also in the LORD; and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart. Commit thy way unto the LORD; trust also in him; and he shall bring it to pass.” Psalm 37:4-5          On my drive home from the airport it was hard…Read

The Ministry of the Interior

Posted in Homeschool Devotionals by Maribeth Spangenberg on August 05, 2016
“And the smoke of the incense, which came with the prayers of the saints ascended up before God out of the angel's hand.” Revelations 8:4          The power of prayer is something that has always intrigued me, and is a topic that I never…Read

Not For All the Money

Posted in Homeschool Devotionals by Maribeth Spangenberg on July 10, 2016
“For a man's life consisteth not in the abundance of the things which he possesses” Luke 12:15b. We had been looking forward to it for three months, knowing that the anticipation of such an adventure was half the fun. My husband had…Read