Friday, November 12, 2010

Just scratched the surface

Spunky, sweet and my precious girl!! I am home everyday with her and my other beautifull eight children, but I neeeeed to know them more. I am so thankful to God for the blessing of home schooling them which to me really means I don't have to send them away everyday. I do like teaching them academically ...more so this year than ever....I'm loving it. More than anything ,though, and more important than academics, I am thankful for the daily opportunity to tell them of God's love and try with the help of the Holy Spirit to guide their little hearts rightly. I feel like I've only scratched the surface of knowing them, too. Their little hearts and souls go sooo deep. WOW! What a magnificent privilege to be mom. God has really pressed on my heart lately just what a short time we are given to hold their little hearts in childhood. Do any other moms feel this way?

4 comments:

The Jaracz Family said...

I totally agree. I'm homeschooling for the first time this fall. (2nd grade and kindergarten so far.) I feel we have such a short time in the formation of our children. It is a lot of work, but it's totally worth it! Thanks for the post.

♥ Kimmi's Corner ♥ said...

I agree I agree!! I think you should know us better and give us more candy!
~Kimmi

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