Open Office Draw Exercises-Phil Shapiro

Phil posted this to the Open Office Education list. It’s a great use of a blog! I’ll be getting Jessica to post some of her drawings there. “hi everyone – to help my elementary school students learn draw, i’vecreated a blog where the students are challenged to create some simple drawingsusing the drawing tools. … [Read more…]

Childhood Lost

I found this quote on a homeschool website. It has been said that when a childhood is neglected ‘it is like cutting off Spring from the year’. Summer is reached, but the seeds have not been planted, Autumn comes and there is no harvest, Winter comes and there has been no growth; these are the … [Read more…]

Personality Type/Giftings Seminar

My work (Teen Challenge) ran a Giftings Seminar on Saturday. It was very good. I’ve done a few of these before so I was prepared. Surprise, surprise I’m an encourager. Well it’s no surprise really but it is good to hear about these things and have things sorta confirmed. My second giftings were equally teaching, … [Read more…]

Jesus, Spirituality, Software & Make Poverty History

Some of my web wanderings today: is a very interesting website. From the site: “ is an experimental knowledgebase; it’s a personal site interested in promoting meaningful discussion between practitioners of Jesus-focused spirituality and several others of interest, including Atheism and Paganism. It’s not your standard-issue Christian site. Don’t expect it to be.” There … [Read more…]