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Connecting with Your Teen

The media portrays teens as moody, self-absorbed, materialistic know-it-alls. It’s been my experience, though, that teens can be pretty amazing, giving, altruistic folks, if given half a chance. It’s also been my experience that homeschooling families often recognize this fact a little more readily than the public at large. Even so, it can, at times,…

Set the Example

You are the example. The question is “of what?” I tweeted the above quote from our pastor a few weeks ago. It’s thought-provoking, isn’t it? You are the example…but, the example of what? photo credit There is always someone watching you – your kids, your neighbors, that guy in traffic who cut you off only to…