25 October 2009
A Lifestyle Education through Discipleship
Would you agree that you want your children to have knowledge, to know
things--including things like how to read, write, and compute? Would you
agree that you want your children to be wise, to make proper decisions
and act on them appropriately in life?
"The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom: and the knowledge of
the holy is understanding." And the fear of the Lord is the beginning of
knowledge: but fools despise wisdom and instruction. Proverbs 9:10 and
1:7 Wisdom is the most important thing we are to seek. Wisdom is the
principle thing. Therefore get wisdom and with all your getting get
If you agree to the words above so eloquently written by my friend Lisa
over at Me And My House then you will love her newest resource
creatively called Freedom and Simplicity on R Road to Biblical Wisdom.
You can read more about it HERE on her website. She goes on to say
"true learning is a process of gaining wisdom, understanding and knowledge.
This process of learning is really several processes, both internal and
external, that work together as we receive new ideas and information, reflect
upon them, reason through them Biblically, integrate them into our lives
and thought processes, and then produce our own individual output based
upon them. Here is a glimpse of the table of contents and some of the
wonderful and creative methods she uses in her homeschool as she teaches
her family of ten children. As you will see, she has covered many topics and
given great ideas on how to implement them.
Chapter 3 ~
And the wealth of knowledge doesn't end there. In chapter 5 she
covers the following--
Book of Remembrance Journals and other Formats
Essays and Other Compositions
Learning Maps and Other Graphics
Book of Remembrance Journal Organization
Journals-Worthy, But Not the Key Goal
I have been homeschooling now for 23 years and Lisa's work was an eye
opener for me. I can imagine what great help it would be for someone
just beginning the journey of educating their families at home. Thanks Lisa.
Lisa has written many such guides leaning on her many years of raising,
feeding, and homeschooling her large family. To view her resources that
she offers visit her website by clicking HERE.