10 Scriptures to Pray over your Classroom.

10 Scriptures to Pray over your Classroom.

So, two things have been bouncing around in my heart this summer.   One, I have been working on my prayer life.  It is a weakness of mine. I could catalog all the reasons and excuses, but let’s just say I have trouble controlling my thoughts (I know, go figure). As one of the solutions, [...]

Prepare through Prayer: 30 Days of Prayer for Teachers

Prepare through Prayer: 30 Days of Prayer for Teachers

I sometimes wonder about Jesus while He was here on earth. Could He remember heaven while he was down here?  And if so, was He thinking I left heaven for this?!? Sure, He was God, but He was also human and I know that is what I would be thinking.  Since Jesus was a perfect [...]

Saturday in the South: A Story of Timing and Trust

Saturday in the South: A Story of Timing and Trust

I was sweating even before 10 in the morning, trying to finish my morning coffee, but deciding it was just too hot.  My daughter had her toys spread out on her blanket, playing, while the rest of us chatted and cheered. We spent two baseball games like this before leaving the complex for lunch. As [...]

10 Things you need to know to Understand Teachers.

So this week is Teacher Appreciation Week, which probably means it is Nurse Appreciation Week and maybe a few other thankless professions that somehow get lumped all in one week, because people know we will do our job no matter what.   So, sorry if I am coming off a little bitter here.  I don’t [...]