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Too Young to Spank?

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When is a child too young to spank? The answer is obviously dependent on your definition of the word “spank.” Some parents practice spanking in a manner that is inappropriate for any child at any age. They strike out in anger and seek to punish the child for the offense the bad behavior has caused them. This is unacceptable at any age, but it is especially egregious when directed at very young and immature children. Spanking at any age should only be administered by those who have a proper philosophy of spanking and are not emotionally-driven. Our booklet Biblical Chastisement thoroughly ... Read More
Life Homeschooling

Life Homeschooling

Shoshanna (Pearl) Easling

Growing up, homeschooling was our way of life. It was part of every job, every fishing trip, and everything we did as a family. Most of the time we did not realize that we were learning.

June 2014
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Kohlrabi Salad

Healthy Kids Homeschooling

Shoshanna (Pearl) Easling

One thing that really stuck with me as a kid was what I learned about good health. Dad was always into gardening organic vegetables, and Mom was always teaching me about herbs. Today I still live and love those subjects.

June 2014
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Hypocrisy in the Homeschool Ranks?

Hypocrisy in the Homeschool Ranks?

Michael Pearl

Why would homeschoolers be singled out as guilty of hypocrisy? Because it’s true—sometimes. I have observed parents, who are not hypocrites at heart, employ tactics that result in instilling hypocrisy in their children.

June 2014
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Family Proverbs Time

Family Proverbs Time III

Michael Pearl

It is “Proverbs Time” at the Pearl house. There are no television shows or video games to compete for the moment. The kids are excited. It is going to be fun. Everyone gets to share their views.

June 2014
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The Journey to Reaching the Uttermost

The Journey to Reaching the Uttermost

Debi Pearl

Can God use a young girl to make an eternal difference? God calls us all to preach the gospel to every creature. Read how God used two young girls to be the instruments for bringing the gospel to so many. So can God use you?

June 2014
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A Balanced Child

Three Types of Children, Part 4: A Balanced Child

Shalom (Pearl) Brand

In previous issues I have discussed the three natures of a child: the Prophet/Visionary type, the Priestly/Steady type, and the Kingly/Command type of child. Each type has its strengths and its weaknesses.

June 2014
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Who Defines You?

Who Defines You?

Michael Pearl

The best the world has to offer is a lot of hype from a therapist or motivational speaker about accepting yourself as you are, with a mantra of, “I am somebody.”

June 2014
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Homeschooling: Success or Failure

Homeschooling: Success or Failure

Michael Pearl

Evaluation of whether homeschooling is a successful adventure or a failed social experiment. Goodness without God is humanism at its finest.

April 2014
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Proverbs Time Continued

Proverbs Time Continued

Michael Pearl

There is no better tool on the face of the earth to save your children from the wages of sin than the book of Proverbs. And there is no better way to instill these truths in your children than your own personal Proverbs Time at home.

April 2014
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The ME Monster

The “ME” Monster

Erin Harrison

Today, I get emails and phone calls from women who are utterly depressed. I finally figured out why. They are singing the same tune I sang those 10 years ago: “What about ME?” Behold, the “Me” Monster!

April 2014
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