Inspiring Our Children: a missionary’s heart

missionary with children and moms gathered around

When you hear the word “missionary”, what comes to mind?  In Sabbath School, the very little children sing “A boat goes sailing to the mission land…” and they love to come up with things for the missionaries to bring to … CLICK to continue…

How Hasten Home Got its Name

Hasten Home may still be in its infancy, but the journey it represents is soon to reach maturity. All my life I have had a special love for children.  Even as a child myself, I was always finding ways to … CLICK to continue…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Colorful

orange flower

We live in a colorful world…but not everyone can see it.  Color-blindness runs in my family.  My dad was partially color-blind.  So is my husband.  Now we have at least two children who are partially color-blind. I had a little … CLICK to continue…

Just Share!

I came across a cute, inspirational video online the other day. The basic message was that we all have something worth sharing–that the ideas that seem so obvious to our own minds may be nothing short of amazing to someone … CLICK to continue…

Something for the Children #19: Bits of Love

stir-fry with a small heart-shaped onion

Bits of Love We all know that we live in a world where not all things are good. There are bad things, too.  A lot of things have gone wrong because of sin–thorns and pinchers and poisonous plants, to name … CLICK to continue…

Hasten Home This Week: Little Brother’s Gift

small dirt clod on a child's open hand

Well, this week presented plenty more sunshiny opportunities to get some practice in with my new camera.  One of my favorite ways to fit the time in is to take a leisurely walk down our long driveway with my children. … CLICK to continue…