Educational: The USA Game

Sometime (soon) when I become an official teacher of an official elementary classroom I want to have a serious underlying attitude that learning knowledge is serious business. And then, I want to use a bunch of creativity to make it enjoyable and fun. I have […]

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Marriage Communication

Where does time go on a Sunday morning? I got up at 5:30 and didn’t even finish reading the Bible passages for the day. My husband got up at 5:00! Sunday mornings before our children get up are a time in which we talk about […]

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Postcrossing and Postcards

I found an interesting website via Mrs. Happy Housewife. It is named Postcrossing. There you can register and then send out a postcard to someone in another country and receive one back. It’s a great and inexpensive way to learn some of other countries and […]

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Habitat For Humanity House

After lunch today, I went to the house our company is building with Habitat For Humanity. It’s a three bedroom house. It’s being built for a lady named Sarina. We put on siding. Jeremy, Mike and another guy (Sorry, I don’t know his name) climbed […]

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Missing You by Krauss and Waite

Allison Krauss has a voice like an angel. When she sings she turns gentleness into strength and you just wanna listen one more time to her songs and feel the underlying boldness that rises up through her softly sung words. She recently did a remake […]

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Prayer Today

Most people, even Christians, don’t take prayer to God seriously. I don’t pray like I should. I used to pray more. Most people just do things in their own strength. As a Christian I know prayer does at least two things for me. First, I […]

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Wisdom In Teaching

When I went to Northeastern State University to get my teaching degree, one day as I was driving down main street, I started thinking about knowledge. It’s a great thing to be on a college campus where you’re surrounded by people who love and know […]

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Credo

The Apostle’s Creed I believe in God, the Father almighty, creator of heaven and earth. I believe in Jesus Christ, God’s only Son, our Lord, who was conceived by the Holy Spirit, born of the Virgin Mary, suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified, died, and […]

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Coffee and Stained Teeth

This morning on my way to my son’s junior high Sunday school class my family dentist from before I was married was politely holding the door open for those passing through. It just so happened that a question had popped in my head during the […]

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6th Grade Science Class

I substitute teach on Fridays. I taught at a middle school this week. This school was built just four years ago. The setup of the building was great. The school had no bells except for at the start and end of the day. At one […]

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