Recently, I pulled some books out I thought my third grade son would enjoy. Right now he mostly wants to read silly books that are sometimes funny, but otherwise annoying. I am happy he is reading something, but there are so many more stories to explore. So many good stories to be read. When I … Continue reading The Battle is Worth It
No Time to Read?
I love to read. I have since I was a kid. I remember one summer my mom told me she would give me a dollar for every book I read that summer. I ended up making $7 mostly off of reading Matt Christopher books. I know seven books may not sound like a lot, but … Continue reading No Time to Read?
Every Moment Holy
In Colossians 4:2-4, Pauls encourages us to "continue steadfastly in prayer, being watchful in it with thanksgiving. At the same time, pray also for us, that God may open to us a door for the word, to declare the mystery of Christ." From this passage, one can clearly see that it is God's will that … Continue reading Every Moment Holy
Don’t Sanitize Storytime
“Fairy tales, then, are not responsible for producing in children fear, or any of the shapes of fear; fairy tales do not give the child the idea of the evil or the ugly; that is in the child already, because it is in the world already. Fairy tales do not give the child his first … Continue reading Don’t Sanitize Storytime
The Wingfeather Saga
Over the last three years, I have fallen in love with the world of Aerwiar. Oh that’s right, you probably don’t even know what the world of Aerwiar is do you? That means you don’t know what a toothy cow or a Fang of Dang is either.