Adopted by the King
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Texas, the Lone Star State

This past week, one of my kids was having a pretty rough day. As a consequence for some poor choices, the child was to be copying verses on self-control. After sitting at the table for awhile, said child called me over. “Um. I was supposed to be writing my self-control verses but I did this instead.” “This” was etching designs into our wo…

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Theology, Kid-Style

The sermon this morning at FBC Durham was from Isaiah 38. In a discussion on illness and suffering, the pastor encouraged us to remember the great hope we have through the resurrection of Christ, including that Christians can look forward to having bodies that are redeemed from the effects of sin. The sermon reminded me of a post I wrote…

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Tuesday Treats

First, go read this comic. We printed a copy and had Harley read it to Brooklyn, first explaining that “Mommy and Daddy are introverts.” PJ demonstrated the “obnoxious predator” part (hand in the hamster ball) while I fulfilled the role of the hissing introvert. We now have a copy floating around the house and frequently instruct the kids…

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George Washington and the Dark Side

We began our study of the American Revolution this week. I was already planning to take two weeks instead of one to cover this topic, as there are a lot of great books about the war that I wanted the kids to dive into. And apparently, we really need to spend some time getting this one straight in some young minds. “What side of the war di…

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Yoda

In His infinite wisdom, the Lord saw fit to give us three extremely extroverted children. They love to talk. All the time. Without ceasing. They will even talk to themselves if the room is empty. I, on the other hand, am the classic introvert. Words wear me out. Seriously. Just. Stop. Talking. To. Me. Thanks. So. I am (gladly!) home with…

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