In the Storms Link

Ann gives some good thoughts to think about in her blog In the Storm.  Her book is on my reading list for the summer.   Dear God, Thank you for today and all it has in store for us.  Thank you for a crowded house full of family and lots of fun together.  Thank you for the air conditioning but also […]

I Have a Choice

One of the hardest things for me in coming home to the states is that I am stepping back into a world where everything is familiar but I am not sure where my place is.  Sometimes my guard is up when it shouldn’t be and other times I am just too sensitive.  In my first week back here in the […]

May Quotes 2011

From a blog called “How to Be a More Patient Mom in 24 Hours” : When we are frustrated and angry, our responses are not going to bring to bring about righteousness in our children. Be all there for your children. From Ordering Your Private World by McDonald We do not rest because our work is done, we rest because God […]

Never Underestimate the Power of Prayer

As school ends today, I have been thinking of something that happened about 2 weeks ago.  My Algebra class is a talkative bunch and has trouble staying on task.  We had already had many lunch detentions that week.  This day the class was entirely out of control ending with two students sitting in the office so I didn’t have to hear them talk […]