I’m in need of some joy and reading inspiring Bible quotes from the book of Philippians–Paul’s Letter of Joy–is exactly what I need. “I thank my God in all my remembrance of you.–Philippians 1:3”
But Jesus answered, “The scripture says, “Human beings cannot live on bread alone, but need every word that God speaks.”
–Nobody wants to gather around with people who despise you and who see you as a task to be checked off…They (our children) should see us laboring hard to make a beautiful life for them while not losing sight of them in it. This quote, along with Sarah’s book, Teaching from Rest: A Homeschooler’s Guide to Unshakable Peace, has me rereading all those homeschooling books I read so long ago. I want to make sure my children’s education is not just one more thing to be checked off, unless they are a child that wants to check off the box.
Welcome to my weekly Daybook Online Journal. In this post I gather all the ordinary things that happen or are happening in my day to day.
I am a blessed and broken child of God. Part of me wants to tell others, “I’m doing the best I can. I’m sorry if it’s not good enough or pretty enough for you; let me fix that.” And the other part of me wants to shout, “I’m doing the best I can and if it’s not good enough or pretty enough for you…too bad.” Instead…see #4 above.