Technology, Our Blessing/Our Curse: a Reflection on “Living into Focus” by Arthur Boers

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                Arthur Boers writes compelling about living more purposefully in “Living into Focus: Choosing What Matters in an Age of Distractions.” In this new book, he encourages us to find those activities that “center us” and pursue them. ,The media bombards us every second of the day in this modern world, he explains.  But he encourages us to slow … [Read more...]

Joey Pigza

I think a lot about Joey Pigza.If you don't know who is, you are missing out on perhaps the most endearing character in all of modern children's literature. Joey's desire to do the right thing despite his inability to do so is all too familiar to this homeschooling mother of two "spirited" boys.  And his sympathetic understanding of his parents’ alcoholism and grandmother’s cruelty can break your heart.It's hard to read Joey.  His life is hard, his little ADD body won't get with the p … [Read more...]


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