Chalcedon: The Place of Woman

| March 21, 2016

One of the chronic problems of men is that too often they react instead of acting…This has all too often been true of the reactions of men, Christian and non-Christian, to the women’s liberation movement. The results are sometimes painful. Are women’s bible studies okay or not? Is the husband the mediator between his wife […]

What Made You Start Homeschooling?

| December 20, 2015

A great one by Penelope Trunk: Paulius told me about one Sunday he was playing in the snow with his son. They brought tools to the playground and started chopping ice into blocks. It was getting dark but his son wanted to stay late, in the dark, and finish. Paulius suggested they do just the […]

Your Black Friday Brain Food Buying Guide!

| November 27, 2015

  Amazon is offering an extra 30% off any book Just use the code HOLIDAY30 at check out! Here’s a few of our favorites! Three Decades of Fertility: Ten Ordinary Women Surrender to the Creator and Embrace Life It’s (Not That) Complicated: How to Relate to Guys in a Healthy, Sane, and Biblical Way Get […]

AV: The Media’s Lying Propaganda About Texas Homeschool Case

| November 10, 2015

A court case involving a Texas Christian homeschool family has made national news because the parents allegedly have refused to educate their children in view of an imminent “rapture.” Liberal activist news outlets across the country have joined in universal chorus condemning lax homeschooling regulations and suggesting the pending Texas Supreme Court case will lead […]

Jamming with your toddler: how music trumps reading for childhood development

| November 4, 2015

Forget the Mozart Effect and Baby Einstein, take it easy on acquisitions for your two-year-old’s private library, and don’t fret if your three-year-old hasn’t started violin lessons just yet. The key to unlocking a child’s potential intelligence and happiness may indeed lie in music, but succumbing to the commercial juggernaut that is the baby-genius-making industry […]

From Government Schools to Homeschool, One Family’s Journey

| November 4, 2015

What happens when one family decides to think out side the box and question what learning truly is? After finding government schools to be inadequate, invasive, and even detrimental for their children, after questioning the path they were on and seeking alternatives, they find they do have better options as well as a right to […]

Time: 10 Pieces of Classical Music Your Children Will Love

| July 23, 2015

[Editor’s note: It’s the personal opinion of this editor that you can swap out Laurie Berkner permanently for any of these composers. No need to wait until summer. Make it part of every day life. Define the culture of your home before others do. No need to save your sanity if you never let it […]

We must stop indoctrinating boys in feminist ideology

| July 21, 2015

On Wednesday, the Daily Mail reported that a school in Oxford has become the first to introduce “Good Lad” workshops, in which boys are singled out for sessions that teach them about “the scale of sexual harassment and violence aimed at female students” and how they must stand up for women’s rights. The workshops are […]

From the Archives: A Review of Chucking College by Melanie Ellison

| July 16, 2015

By Jennie Chancey Melanie Ellison has just published a little gem of a book that will challenge old notions of “higher” education and point readers to a better (and far less expensive) path. Melanie has done homeschool grads (and, truly, all high school students) a great favor by pulling together research, analysis of modern educational […]

American Vision: Public school puff-piece blows up in conservative ministry’s face

| July 16, 2015

OneNewsNow.com, a news arm of the American Family Association, published a post-Obergefell article puffing the need to send Christian children into public schools. They got Baptist megachurch pastor Robert Jeffress to blurb it for them. Big venue, big topic, big issue, big name, high stakes—and it comes complete with a reader poll: “What educational environment is […]

Baucham: Top Five Reasons Not To Send Your Kids Back To Public School

| July 14, 2015

Anyone who has kept up with my blog knows that I am no fan of government education. I have made it a point to carry The Continuing Collapse on a regular basis, and I try to make biblical, philosophical and theological arguments in favor of Christian education as often as possible. However, I recognize the […]

James Clavell’s The Children’s story (part 1)

| July 8, 2015

  We take so much for granted in this wonderful world of ours. Free speech, freedom to question, freedom to choose what we read, where our children go to school, where we live, what we say, what we think. All our glorious inalienable rights so solid, so permanent. But are they? Here is James Clavell’s “The […]

Curriculum Advice: Practical Help for Beginning Homeschool Mothers

| July 1, 2015

Homeschooling. Lots of families have done it. But can you do it? How hard is it? What does it actually look like? How do I know if I’m on the right track for success? Victoria Botkin has seven well-educated children who love home education and who plan to continue the tradition when they have children […]

CBN News: Gender Identity Studies in Government Schools

| July 1, 2015

A generation of people raised on sexual depravity, that is the vision our governments have for your children’s future. It’s up to us to spread the word about Jesus Christ. It’s up to us to spread the word about homeschooling. It’s up to us to disciple others in God’s calling for men and women, as […]

Vernick: Five Indicators of A Evil Heart

| June 18, 2015

As Christian counselors, pastors and people helpers we often have a hard time discerning between an evil heart and an ordinary sinner who messes up, who isn’t perfect, and full of weakness and sin. I think one of the reasons we don’t “see” evil is because we find it so difficult to believe that evil […]