Author: Katie

  • Practical Steps to Godly Education

    Practical Steps to Godly Education

            As I was writing my last post.  I couldn’t help but be reminded that God calls His people to a different way of education.  Not an education of the world but an education of Him and His Word.  Romans 12 is one of my favorite chapters in the WORD, because it…

  • God’s Still Working on Me

    God’s Still Working on Me

      This weekend I had the wonderful privilege of going on a Ladies “unfinished” craft retreat. I took Tyler Ann with me, and we took along three scrapbooks that needed to be cleaned up, reworked, and completed of the kids baby pictures. I was a little nervous going on this retreat, because I really did…

  • Daniel’s decision for purity by Daniel

    Daniel’s decision for purity by Daniel

                Recently, my parents took me out to dinner and gave me a special bracelet.  On it, in Hebrew, is engraved, “I am my beloved’s and My beloved is Mine.”  My parents told me that there is two meanings to this verse.  The first is that I belong to my…

  • Toddler Training, can it be done?

    Toddler Training, can it be done?

    A new friend asked,“How do you discipline toddlers?”  For those of you who read my blog on a regular bases you know I am more of a story teller than an advice blog.  Not that I don’t give advice and share my opinion freely.  If you know me, I am happy to share what I…

  • Am I my brothers keeper?

    Am I my brothers keeper?

    A friend asked me this question today. “ My only frame of reference for a large family are “The Duggars”. On that show, the parents have spun off some of the parenting responsibilities onto the older kids (i.e. “buddy system”, etc.). Is that what you do in your household?” So, I will try and answer…

  • My Ring by Rachel

    My Ring by Rachel

    Introduction by mom:  Rachel chose not to have a Quincenera when she turned fifteen.  But her dad and I wanted to do a purity study and present her with her own special ring.  She is a totally different girl than her big sister, Tyler.  Rachel is rough and athletic.  She is very competitive and loves to play…