How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives. What we do with this hour, and that one, is what we are doing. A schedule defends from chaos and whim. It is a net for catching days. It is a scaffolding on which a...Read More
Digital publishing presents the Church an opportunity for the distribution of solid Biblical materials not seen since the age of Gutenberg. In previous posts we looked at the rapid expansion of opportunity — an estimated 4...Read More
Quick, name the top five books which have impacted you. I bet your challenge is limiting it to just five, or figuring out which are the TOP five. We accept the assumption that we are changed by what we read. When I consider my...Read More
CONNECTION, noun [Latin See Connect.] The act of joining or state of being joined; a state of being knit or fastened together; union by junction, by an intervening substance or medium, by dependence or relation, or by order in a...Read More
Over 3.5 billion people now have internet access. I’ve heard speculation that the over the next 10 years, its likely that there will be approximately 4 billion new users coming online for the first time. Many of these new users...Read More
What is your word for 2017? I think it is great to have a theme or organizing principle for different seasons in life. It helps me prioritize my energies and serves as a catalyst for growth. Yet I admit… I’ve been...Read More
Way back in 2004 (twelve years ago!?), Hubby bought me my very own URL. . . I started blogging. It was a beautiful outlet for me — a place to ponder, a place to keep a family journal, photos. . . a soapbox! And then a...Read More
Hi, I'm Alexandra.
I write to encourage us as we become the people God has created us to be -- especially in the realms of nurturing our children and using our talents right where we are.
Six kids. INFP. Reformed & covenantal. Liberty & justice for all. Speaker. Current project: Helping parents connect with teens.
I started blogging as TulipGirl in 2004. Tech crashes and life derailed the site. The archives are gone, but I'm glad to be back.
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- Around the World
- Bahama Mama
- Christianity and the Church
- Connection Equation
- Family Journal
- Generous Living
- Healthy Living
- Heart, Mind and Soul
- In the Mail
- It's the FS Life for Me
- Mommy Encouragement Files
- On The Bookshelf
- Orange Ukraine 2013-2015
- Pearls / NGJ / TTUAC
- Reformation 500
- Seasonal Rhythms
- Teens and Parents
- Theology for Girls
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