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Tough Times.. A Muse

  The following story comes from the June/July 2016  issue of Our Iowa.  It is a magazine “written by Iowans for all who love Iowa.”  DM ________________________ Molly Nichols who now lives in Wray,  Colorado, tells about growing up on a … Continue reading

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Margin

To live with margin  means to me: ”to live in a rhythm that includes periods of productivity and periods of restoration and refreshment.  Not to live with margin means you’re denying your God-given design to get regular rest.” Discipleship Journal … Continue reading

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Home Schooling- 19 yrs after the fact

I was not in favor of home schooling our 4 children for several years…for the same reasons people  today who don’t understand it usually give – “What about Socialization? – I didn’t want our  children  to turn into  nerds  unable to make it in the “real” … Continue reading

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