Something for the Children #6: Flashlights

Spotlight being cranked by hand, giving dim light

Flashlights Do you like flashlights?  They can come in pretty handy—especially if they work!  We own a rechargeable spotlight.  It is quite heavy for a flashlight, and it has a whole bunch of those little white LED lights that work … CLICK to continue…

The Book that Changed My Life, Part 2 of 2

As a young child, my mom used to read every night to my little brother and me.  I really would be hard-pressed to come up with an actual example of something she read me from that book, in spite of … CLICK to continue…

Something for the Children #5: I’m Going on a Trip

Hasten Home logo

Today is a nice day to think about Heaven!  Here is a fun game to play when you have a few people around to play with.  If you have ever played “I’m Going on a Trip”, you will catch on … CLICK to continue…

My Journey to Hasten Home, Part 6: Slowing down

[My Journey to Hasten Home story directory] It was in my twenty-seventh year that I learned I was expecting my third child.  The whole family was extremely excited; but with the demand the pregnancy was putting on my body, I … CLICK to continue…

VBS from a child’s view #4

Today’s interview is with a Christian youth on the verge of manhood.  Pay attention to what impressed him about the godly teacher he encountered at Vacation Bible School.  The children are watching us! [My words are in italics.] 1)     How … CLICK to continue…

My Journey to Hasten Home, Part 4: Family

Daddy and the children

[My Journey to Hasten Home story directory] We were practically living my dream: a home in the country—sure this was the desert of Nevada, and I had always envisioned oak trees abounding, but that was fine with me—and a sweet … CLICK to continue…