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Spinning Plates

Posted in Reports from the Trenches by Cindy Puhek on June 17, 2017
When my first 4 children were young, my life was incredibly busy but very simple.  Life revolved around the youngest children's schedules, especially naptime, and we rarely left the house.  But now most of my children are upper…Read

The Joy of Greek

Posted in Reports from the Trenches by Cindy Puhek on May 25, 2017
Greek is a rich, ancient language and the primary language of the New Testament.  As anyone knows who has ever learned a foreign language, much can be lost in translation and this is true with the New Testament as well.  A fuller…Read

Life Lesson from Green Eggs and Ham

Posted in Reports from the Trenches by Cindy Puhek on April 29, 2017
Perseverance is steadfastness in doing something despite difficulty or delay in achieving success.  In our microwave culture of instant gratification, parents must be deliberate in teaching perseverance to their children.  Finding…Read

Selfish Parenting

Posted in Reports from the Trenches by Cindy Puhek on April 08, 2017
It’s amazing what a difference motive makes.  Sometimes the outcomes can be identical, at least at first they seem that way.  I have well disciplined children.  They are trustworthy, obedient, and hard working.  But I’ve felt convicted…Read

The Joys of Reading Aloud

Posted in Reports from the Trenches by Cindy Puhek on March 21, 2017
My family is currently enjoying reading about the exploits of Judas Maccabeus and the persecution of the Jews by Antiochus Epiphanies.   We are transported into this time in history by a good book called Hebrew Heroes by ALOE published…Read

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Defining True Success

Like most parents, I desire for my children to be successful. Because I homeschool, this desire can create extra stress. So much of my children’s training rests on my shoulders! It’s helpful to define success so that a homeschooling…Read
Digging Broken Cisterns

Digging Broken Cisterns

My journey toward depending more on Jesus and less on myself.
God is the source of Living Water. Most Christians I know would attest to their belief in that statement. But although I knew where Living Water was to be found and I truly loved the Lord, I found myself unconsciously driven to be…Read
The Family Approach

The Family Approach

Here's a new ministry dedicated to helping Christians rediscover a family-based approach to eldercare.
Homeschoolers have learned that relationships and families can have a greater impact on the quality of a child’s education than million-dollar facilities or well-trained professionals. A new ministry is seeking to renew the vision that…Read

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