How to Get Your Kids Interested in Missions
May23

How to Get Your Kids Interested in Missions

Do you hope that your kids will be involved in missions? This is the Homeschool Sanity Show–the episode where my guest shares practical ideas for inspiring even young children to serve as missionaries to a hurting world. Listen to the podcast Hey, homeschoolers! With a full-time missionary in the family, we had plenty of mission inspiration in our homeschool. Between my sister-in-law and church-sponsored trips, our kids have...

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Shame in Parenting
Feb28

Shame in Parenting

There is a debate in our culture when it comes to using shame in parenting. The first camp says that we are reaping the immorality of having no shame in our culture. That view is described in Philippians 3:19: Their destiny is destruction, their god is their stomach, and their glory is in their shame. Their mind is set on earthly things. The second camp says that shaming itself is inappropriate for believers. Romans 10:11 reads As...

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How to Develop Your Child’s Biblical Worldview
Feb07

How to Develop Your Child’s Biblical Worldview

One of the greatest challenges we face as Christian homeschoolers is teaching our kids a philosophy based on the Bible. This is The Homeschool Sanity Show, the episode where guest Elizabeth Urbanowicz gives us easy-to-implement ideas for imparting a biblical worldview. Listen to the podcast Hey, homeschoolers! One of the things that surprised me about homeschooling was how challenging it can be to teach a biblical philosophy. There...

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How to Change Your Parenting in the Teen Years
Nov15

How to Change Your Parenting in the Teen Years

A homeschool mom wrote to ask me if it's true that you shouldn't expect the same kind of obedience from your teens that you do from younger kids. This is The Homeschool Sanity Show, the episode where I address how to change our parenting in the teen years. Listen the podcast Sponsor Finding a math curriculum that works for your family can be a challenge! With CTCMath, all of your kids from K-12 can learn at their own pace with one...

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Pursuing Healthy Families with Jodi Mockabee
Sep13

Pursuing Healthy Families with Jodi Mockabee

We hear a lot about health these days, but what does it mean to have a healthy family? This is episode where my guest and I talk about pursuing healthy families with respect to the mind, body, and spirit. Listen to the podcast There is so much more to our families than the bodies they inhabit. They have minds and spirits that need to be cultivated, too. Sponsor Finding a math curriculum that works for your family can be a challenge!...

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How to Teach Our Kids That Everyone Belongs
Aug23

How to Teach Our Kids That Everyone Belongs

How can we teach our kids that everyone belongs? In this episode, my guest and I discuss how to empathize with and welcome families who are different than our own. Listen to the podcast Sponsor Finding a math curriculum that works for your family can be a challenge! With CTCMath, all of your kids from K-12 can learn at their own pace with one family subscription. That's right! With a CTCMath membership, you have access to all grades...

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