Having a Baby in Times of Distress
Today, when we are pregnant, we worry about what kinds of medicine we are going to have to take away the pain during delivery. We worry about whether or not we have the right doctor. We worry about having our bags packed, do we have the right car seat to bring the baby home in, did we pick out the right out fit for the baby to come home in. We just WORRY!!! What about being pregnant, riding a donkey, going to a distant land and having no place to even rest your head. That would be a time to worry.
“At that time the Roman emperor, Augustus, decreed that a census should be taken throughout the Roman Empire. (This was the first census taken when Quirinius was governor of Syria.) All returned to their own ancestral towns to register for this census. And because Joseph was a descendant of King David, he had to go to Bethlehem in Judea, David’s ancient home. He traveled there from the village of Nazareth in Galilee. He took with him Mary, his fiancee, who was now obviously pregnant. And while they were there, the time came for her baby to be born. She gave birth to her first child, a son. She wrapped him snugly in strips of cloth and laid him in a manager, because there was no lodging available for them.” (Luke 2:1-7). (more…)
History: Tell me About the Fourteenth Amendment
Since the 14th Amendment is about all men being equal, and talking about slavery, this video has some touchy subjects that is talks about. I believe that it is ok for the older kids, but you may want to watch the video first and decided for yourself.
This video is more for younger kids.
I absolutely love the Number Knockout Challenge. My kids and I try to do this challenge at least three days a week. I have decided to take the Number Knockout Board and create different boards for the holidays.