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Make Time For Joy – Part 2

Is something missing? In today_s story the mystery of the lost watch is solved when they discover a pack rat nest. Have your students do an English Language Arts project by developing a Unit Study on Pack Rats. Enjoy the conclusion to Linda_s

Is something missing? In today_s story the mystery of the lost watch is solved when they discover a pack rat nest. Have your students do an English Language Arts project by developing a Unit Study on Pack Rats. Enjoy the conclusion to Linda_s interview as we set aside the trials of life and make joy a priority. Let the collection, from Make Time For Joy, change your perspective, your life, and your heart as you press into pure, God-given joy. Read Less

Make Time For Joy – Part 1

We are the strongest in our daily walk when we are joyful. But what kills your joy? During Arts-n-Crafts we talk about ways of helping children through loss. Then we turn our attention to our guest, Linda Evans Shepherd and her book Make Time For

We are the strongest in our daily walk when we are joyful. But what kills your joy? During Arts-n-Crafts we talk about ways of helping children through loss. Then we turn our attention to our guest, Linda Evans Shepherd and her book Make Time For Joy. We ask the question, does your prayer time consist of an ever-lengthening list of requests for yourself and other people? Did you know that you can pray that God will transform your anxious and tired heart into a joyful one! Read Less

Bibles For Kids – Part 2

How does one dive deeper into joy? What is the difference between joy and happiness? These topics are important because we know we are mentally, physically, and spiritually strongest when we are happy. We then continue our interview with Dirk Smith.

How does one dive deeper into joy? What is the difference between joy and happiness? These topics are important because we know we are mentally, physically, and spiritually strongest when we are happy. We then continue our interview with Dirk Smith. The current mission project is to provide free Bibles and Bible-based materials to all of Eastern Europe. Read Less

Bibles For Kids – Part 1

Joy in our sorrows is the theme of today_s devotional. For Arts-n-Crafts we make beautiful hearts and talk about integrating the math topic of symmetry. Our interview with Dirk Smith from the Eastern European Mission will delight you. The mission of

Joy in our sorrows is the theme of today_s devotional. For Arts-n-Crafts we make beautiful hearts and talk about integrating the math topic of symmetry. Our interview with Dirk Smith from the Eastern European Mission will delight you. The mission of EEM began in 1961 when a small band of missionaries bravely answered God_s call to take his Word to people under the rule of the Soviet Union. Smuggling Bibles and underground printing were the only ways to share God_s Word until the wall fell in 1989. Read Less

Smart Phones Advantages or Disadvantages

Does the Smart Phone have any advantages or disadvantages in the classroom? Listen as Dr. Gamblin and Dr. Tooley discusses the issue of devices in the classroom.

Does the Smart Phone have any advantages or disadvantages in the classroom? Listen as Dr. Gamblin and Dr. Tooley discusses the issue of devices in the classroom. Read Less

Smart Stepmom – Part 2

Helping ourselves and our children overcome loss is one of the biggest and most inevitable challenges in life. Our interview with Laura Petherbridge will help us answer the question: How should I cope with children who are confused about their family

Helping ourselves and our children overcome loss is one of the biggest and most inevitable challenges in life. Our interview with Laura Petherbridge will help us answer the question: How should I cope with children who are confused about their family and torn between loyalty to their biological mother and me? When should I step back in conflicts and when should I insist that my husband stand up for me? Read Less

Smart Stepmom – Part 1

Now is the time to think about teaching your children the Doxology. We have put a Doxology Unit Study on our Pinterest Page @mrgamblin2. The stepmother's role often is ambiguous and underappreciated, and frequently it carries unrealistic

Now is the time to think about teaching your children the Doxology. We have put a Doxology Unit Study on our Pinterest Page @mrgamblin2. The stepmother's role often is ambiguous and underappreciated, and frequently it carries unrealistic expectations. Our interview with Laura answers women's concerns and questions, including: How can I be a caretaker and a key emotional connector in the family if the children don't accept my influence? Read Less

On Purpose – Part 2

Recorder Karate is a fun way to introduce an instrument to your students. Continuing on the theme of _keeping the end in mind_ we discuss more ways to help your teens launch into adulthood. Then we continue with our interview of Julie Zine Coleman.

Recorder Karate is a fun way to introduce an instrument to your students. Continuing on the theme of _keeping the end in mind_ we discuss more ways to help your teens launch into adulthood. Then we continue with our interview of Julie Zine Coleman. "On Purpose oozes with biblical common sense. Coleman addresses the real issues at the core of gender bias in an inviting, 'come let us reason together' way. This book faces these significant issues without the burden of bitterness and is safe for those exploring the issue for the first time." --Mimi Haddad, President of CBE International Read Less

On Purpose – Part 1

We_ve been talking a lot about peace in the storm. Really, only God can give you that peace when you are in the storm. All week we have been talking about the importance, and how to include music in your child_s learning. Our guest is Julie Zine

We_ve been talking a lot about peace in the storm. Really, only God can give you that peace when you are in the storm. All week we have been talking about the importance, and how to include music in your child_s learning. Our guest is Julie Zine Coleman. She recognizes that the debate on the role of women in the body of Christ is intense. Most Christian women just want to do what the Bible says. But what exactly does it say? Listen to our interview with Julie as she clears away agendas and goes directly to Scripture, letting it speak for itself about God's true design for women. Read Less

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