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Books to Encourage You on Your Homeschooling Journey

Balm for the Burned-Out Parent's Heart

You may have been homeschooling a short time or for many years, but you are beginning to feel weary. You question yourself about the job you are doing, whether you were truly called to do it. You start to believe the nay-sayers around you.

You CAN persevere with homeschooling! Take a little time to recharge your batteries. Change curricula. Take some time off. Do some fun field trips. Stop by our message boards for a dose of real encouragement! Regain your JOY of teaching.

Below are some books to help you. Take time to read one or more, and feel yourself renewed. You are walking on the Lord's path in raising your children. Be encouraged!

Homeschooling for Excellence by David and Micki Colfax

Helping the Harried Homeschool Mom by Christine Fields

Beyond Survival by Diana Waring

Ignite the Fire by Terri Camp

Homeschooling: A Patchwork of Days by Nancy Lande

For the Children's Sake by Susan Schaeffer Macaulay. An encouraging book by an author who espouses Charlotte Mason's theories of education.

Seasons of a Mother's Heart by Sally Clarkson

The Three R's by Ruth Beechick

You Can Teach Your Child Successfully by Ruth Beechick

The Heart of Home Schooling by Christopher Klicka.

Homeschooling with a Meek and Quiet Spirit by Teri Maxwell.

101 Devotions for Homeschool Moms by Jackie Wellwood

Senior High, A Home Designed Form+U+La by Barb Shelton

Reaping the Harvest by Diana Waring

A Pocketful of Pinecones by Karen Andreola

So You're Thinking About Homeschooling by Lisa Whelchel

Ultimate Guide to Homeschooling by Debra Bell

When You Rise Up by R.C. Sproul

The Socialization Trap by Marilyn and Rick Boyer

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