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A Bundle of Myrrh

"My beloved is unto me as a bundle of myrrh." Song of Solomon 1:13

Archive for the ‘Hearth and Home’ Category

Of Hearth and Home – For Our Spirits

Monday, October 2nd, 2017

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For Our Spirits:

It’s good to try to have fun together as a family too right? It’s good, but in our case it is not easy. This is still a difficult phase of family life, with mostly littles. But we try. I would love to have game time be a regular part of our life together eventually. I imagine how fun it could be someday to sit around and play board games or cards together….without someone crying or having to get a spank. We’ve made some attempts. It is getting better. But “better” doesn’t mean much yet.

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Of Hearth and Home – The Sundays Part III

Sunday, July 9th, 2017

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Read The Sundays Part I and Part II

Yea though it be a Herculean feat to walk through the valley of getting ready for and getting through church every Sunday morning, God is with me. It can be hard, very hard some weeks, but it is worth the work, no, vital to continue in the work.

Yes, I blow it 5 or 6 times every Sunday and find it difficult to not just throw in the towel. Sometimes I have said to myself, “Well there’s no point in going now, you don’t deserve to even darken the door!” and “Well! If they want to make it this hard to go we’ll just stay home!”

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Of Hearth and Home – The Sundays Part II

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

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Part I

There are certainly parts of Sunday that I need and almost enjoy but Sunday morning is not my easiest day of the week.

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The Homeschool Show

Friday, June 16th, 2017

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I like what David Pritchard said in his book, Going Public, “Yes! We definitely homeschool our children…and starting at age five, we also send them to public school to get more information.”

Yes, we definitely “homeschool.”