Homeschooled kids

Cloistered Homeschool Syndrome

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The Foger family came to stay with us one spring about 12 years ago while they were on furlough from Mozambique. Their eighth child was soon to be delivered. Although I had just met the family, I was highly impressed by them. The oldest daughter, 19 years old, was a joyful, hardworking, energetic, blue-eyed beauty. The next, a 17 year old son, was cut in the mold of his father, dedicated, reserved, and very mission-minded. The five other children were 13 years old and younger. The family sang together with strong, forceful voices, no bashfulness among them. The two oldest… Read More
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The Shaft

Michael Pearl

It is hard being a young man nowadays with porn everywhere. It is even more discouraging when it sits across from you on a high stool at church.

February 2019
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My Favorite Way to Start Each Day

My Favorite Way to Start Each Day

Kelsie Steele

Every morning that dawns is like a new opportunity to start fresh, to try new approaches and make new decisions. That’s why I love to start each day seeking my Creator’s face.

October 2016
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God Defines a Good Person: Three Needful Things

God Defines a Good Person: Three Needful Things

Debi Pearl

God has shown us what is good and what is required of us. So much of our religion is not required by God; some of it is not even good.

August 2016
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Death - Electrocardiogram

Death

Cameron Taylor

Death. What a dark word, a scary word that brings fear into the hearts of many. But what is death? Is it just the stopping of one’s heart?

August 2016
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Learning God Cares About Little Things

Learning God Cares About Little Things

Shoshanna (Pearl) Easling

I remember the first time I asked for details in a prayer and God knocked me off my feet in surprise. He cared even about the little things

August 2016
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Teenagers Ask

Teenagers Ask…

Michael Pearl

I am struggling with my faith. I don’t understand why God takes kids and good people up to him at such a young age. I’ve written Christians

August 2016
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Let Your Light Shine

Let Your Light Shine

Debi Pearl

God has raised up an army of people who are shining the light of Jesus into prisons all across America.

June 2016
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Faith and Dalmations: How I Learned to Believe God

Faith and Dalmatians: How I Learned to Believe God

Joshua Steele

It seemed every kid in our neighborhood had a dog. Every kid except me. I asked my parents on several occasions if I might have a dog too.

April 2016
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Why Are My Teens Rebellious?

Why Are My Teens Rebellious?

Debi Pearl

Why did this happen? Why do some young adults manifest disrespect and dishonor? How can a parent do everything right and still suffer rebellion in their teenagers?

April 2016
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From Eric

From Eric

Eric (Guest Author)

As a graduated homeschool student, one of my interests was a desire to work for myself. Looking back, I realize all the lessons I learned would never have been possible if I had attended a public or private school.

April 2016
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