Five Books for Teenage Girls (And All Other Girls, Really)

Five Books for Teenage Girls (And All Other Girls, Really)

I haven't ever done one of these before, but there's a first for everything. Today I'm sharing five of my favorite books I would recommend to teenage girls (around ages 13-16). I hope you enjoy, and maybe, find a good book to read... and let's be honest, these books are really good for any girl. Young and [...]

Interview with Mark Hamby {Part 2: Book Recommendations and a Word on Harry Potter}

Interview with Mark Hamby {Part 2: Book Recommendations and a Word on Harry Potter}

Here is the second part of my interview with Mark Hamby, president of Lamplighter Publishing. I hope you enjoy it and are encouraged! What are some books that have impacted you personally? What books would you recommend for young adults, specifically, to read as they lay the foundations for the rest of their adult lives? [...]

Interview with Mark Hamby {Part 1: Suffering and Endurance in Stories}

Interview with Mark Hamby {Part 1: Suffering and Endurance in Stories}

Mark Hamby is the president of Lamplighter Publishing, a division of Lamplighter Ministries. He has graciously joined me for a two part interview that I pray is encouraging and enjoyable! Link to the Lamplighter website is found at the bottom of this post.  Hello, Mr. Hamby! It is such a pleasure to get a chance [...]

{Book Review} Beloved Bride & Small Announcement

{Book Review} Beloved Bride & Small Announcement

"Let us cross over the river, and rest under the shade of the trees." -Beloved Bride About the book... The letters of the American hero, Stonewall Jackson, to his wife, Anna. He is a respected leader in military history, and remembered for his death at such a young age. His story graces many history books, [...]

Dear Homeschool Mom

Dear Homeschool Mom

Dear Homeschool Mom, I know you work tirelessly from before sunrise to after sunset. I know you sometimes forgo your morning shower to help me with a math problem. I know you say "no" to lunch invitations from your girlfriends because I have a piano lesson. I know you cry sometimes, because you're afraid I'll [...]