Home For the Holidays, All of the Holidays

Ah ,home, the place that makes you feel like this...

by Suzanne TitkemeyerThat's one thing that was emphasized again and again in the Quiverfull movement, a woman's home was the most important place for her in this entire world. Mary Pride pointed out that way home from a life spent on careers and working outside of the home, pointing the way to homemaking and homeschooling as our life's highest purpose. Nancy Campbell has dedicated her entire ministry career to telling all of us to stay home, have a good attitude about, make your home the most comfortable peaceful place on earth, so comfortable that even God would linger there. Debi Pearl promised blessings and fulfillment if you honored God's laws for being a proper help meet and mother … [Read more...]

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My mom is going back to school!

by Sierra(Editors note: Thank you NLQ readership for your part in making this happen! )Some of you may remember this post, in which I described the frustration of discovering that a clerical error had cost my mom her chance to go back to school for her bachelor’s degree. Leaving for school and realizing that my mother would not be able to get her degree felt a lot like survivor’s guilt. I was the only one on a clear path out of poverty. She threw her support behind me, and I did the only thing I could do: studied hard to make it up to her.Now, years later, a stubborn daughter, a website, a loan and a very generous group of donors have changed the tide. My mother is going back to s … [Read more...]

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