Celebrate Constitution Week! Each day do one activity or read one story about our Framers(those who saw the vision for a Constitutional Republic and sacrificed their wealth and life to make if happen.
Tell ItX2 card I understand if you are reading this, you want colleges to beg you to come to their school. These steps can help you stand out from the competition. Imagine a group of professors, staff members or student assistants sitting in a dimly lit room with stacks of entrance essays looming above them. They [read more…]
That’s right–the Daughters of the American Revolution is truly radical. If you check a dictionary, you see that radical actually means “of or going to the root or origin” and we love finding our roots and honoring them. radical [rad-i-kuh l] SynonymsExamplesWord Origin adjective of or going to the root or origin; fundamental: a radical difference. Find your roots and honor them this September 17-21 as we celebrate our Constitution.
Bell County Living article on page 10 Amarillo Living article on Recently, I’ve had the joy of writing about 4-H Clubs, how the new 4-H has embraced the generations, opened up new opportunities and provide leaders for our future. The great new is two new cover stories for me and the hope that more [read more…]
Words have meanings and the meaning can change from time and place according to our circumstance. Pastor Mark Forest encourages his congregation to study the Bible from the perspective of the audience to whom it was written. Take the unicorn: If you get an old 1828 Noah Webster’s Dictionary, which is the very first edition [read more…]
Believe me–all writers pray. “Oh, God! Help! 😳Where did that file go?” Or “Please, God. What happened? All lost?😫 Sometimes we pray. “Please make that editor buy my book! ” And sometimes we ask God to damm our computers. We send prayers for people searching for books on Amazon. Today was a perfect example. I [read more…]
My Constitution Team (amazing teachers and Teen Helpers won this award for me and our DAR chapter. I’m so proud because now more people will hear of this great program and maybe more towns will want to have their own camp. The added benefit is I had the privilege to meet great kids, and every [read more…]
Bible study is like the First Day of School. You have to go back again and again. What did you learn at school? Recently in Bible study? Stephanie, my daughter had a great Kindrrgarten teacher. Looking back what did she learn at school? This is a picture of Luke and Violet on their first Day [read more…]
Notice the last part–the part about rich. John 10:10 “The thief’s purpose is to steal and kill and destroy. My purpose is to give them a rich and satisfying life.” Rich and Satisfying! Wow! God’s purpose is to give US a rich and satisfying life. How can that be? We are self centered and ignore [read more…]