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Author Mackenzie, Sarah, author.

Title Teaching from rest : a homeschooler's guide to unshakable peace / Sarah Mackenzie ; foreword by Dr. Christopher Perrin.

Publication Info. Camp Hill, PA : Classical Academic Press, [2015]
3 holds on first copy returned of 1 copy


Location Call No. Status
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Children's Department  PT J371 MAC    Check Shelf
Edition Version 2.0, new and revised edition.
Description xix, 89 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 87-88).
Contents Introduction: I shouldn't have written this book -- Before you read this book -- Whose "well done" are you working for? -- Curriculum is not something you buy -- Be who you are!
Summary In the book of Philippians we are told to be anxious over nothing, and yet we are anxious over everything. We worry that our students will be "behind," that they won't score well on the SAT, get into a good college, or read enough of the Great Books. Our souls are restless, anxiously wondering if something else out there might be just a little bit better -- if maybe there is another way or another curriculum that might prove to be superior to what we are doing now. God doesn't call us to this work and then turn away to tend to other, more important matters. He promises to stay with us. He assures us that if we rely on Him alone, then He will provide all that we need. What that means on a practical level is that we have to stop fretting over every little detail. We need to stop comparing. We've got to drop the self-inflated view that we are the be-all-end-all of whether the education we are offering our students is going to be as successful as we hope it is. After all, our job is not to be successful -- success itself is entirely beside the point. It's faithfulness that He wants.
Subject Home schooling.
Christian education -- Home training.
Christian education -- Home training. (OCoLC)fst00859037
Home schooling. (OCoLC)fst00959374
Added Author Perrin, Christopher A., 1961- writer of foreword.
ISBN 9781600512872 (paperback)
1600512879 (paperback)
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