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By Becky Shultz Curriculum Developer, FamiliesAlive Homeschooling mom of 6 A Crazy Question There we were…sitting at Chipotle with two other families after a U14 soccer game. Ben (our 16-yr-old son) was missing his partner in crime, Big Brother Aaron (18), who was serving on a mission trip out of the country. He had justRead More
By Brian Shultz Watch Out…New Driver! If only driving, and life, were easy… I just got out of the car, this time from the unfamiliar passenger side, as my teenage son just completed his first ever driving lesson with me, just minutes after passing his written test and getting his permit at the DMV. AllRead More
by David Baer, President & CEO of FamiliesAlive® The concept of sexual purity is increasingly foreign in our society. We live in a “Vegas” day and age – Sin City, USA might as well be the motto and the rule for our culture. But even a casual reading of the first nine chapters of theRead More
by Becky Shultz Got kids? Then you’ve got wonderful blessings – gifts from on high! You’ve also got disagreements, issues, messes, worriment, and trouble. And the older those kids get, the bigger the problems get, the more difficult those difficulties are to handle. Let me tell you about this little trap we fall into whenRead More
by Ruth Baer When my granddaughter Hannah was about 7 years old, she made an observation about me as we all sat down to dinner. “Grandma, I’ve never seen you sin.” What would you say if your child or grandchild said that to you? Would you be proud or happy that she noticed? Or wouldRead More
by Samantha Hanni One day when I was about nine, my mom came home from Mardel with a book for me. It was my first devotional book, with a colorful cover and fun stories that drew me in each day. I have vivid memories of this book (for some reason) and to this day, IRead More