Unless The Lord ... Magazine
Topical Index

'V' indicates "Volume"; 'I' indicates "Issue"

Alcohol
V7 I1 Wine & Alcohol
V7 I2 Letters: Wine & Alcohol

Business, Work & Money
V1 I1 So You Want to Work From Home? / My Dilemmas (& perhaps yours), My Reasons
V1 I1 What's it Like Having Your Husband Home all Day? / A Wife's Perspective
V1 I2 The Wife's Home Business / Risks to be Careful of
V1 I3 On Debt and Borrowing / What do the Scriptures Teach? How Can We Apply These Teachings Today?
V1 I4 A Dad Works From Home 
V1 I4 Letters to the Editor / Wife's home business
V2 I1 Working in the Large Corporation
V2 I2 Letters to the Editor: Recently Self-Employed & Expecting 10th Child
V2 I2 Insurmountable Obstacles
V2 I2 Letters to the Editor: Vacations & Waiting on God
V2 I3 Use What You Have: A Philosophy for Conserving Resources
V2 I4 Health Insurance Options for the Self-Employed
V2 I5 Accepting Help From Others or Government
V2 I6 Should Christians Make Use of Insurance?
V3 I1 Book Review: Family Friendly Farming
V3 I2 Our Story: Part 11 - Granddaughters; Courtship; Home Church; & Job Turmoil
V3 I2 The Benefits & Trials of Starting a Home Business
V4 I1 Our Story: Part 12 - A New Opportunity / Coming Home
V4 I2 Our Story Part 13: A Home Business
V4 I2 Early Lessons in Home Business
V4 I2 Marriage & Working from Home
V5 I1 The Pursuit of Wealth
V5 I1 On Being Ambitious
V5 I1 Earning Money & Pleasing the Lord
V5 I1 Multi-Level Marketing
V5 I2 Gambling & Investing
V6 I1 Debt Free, By the Grace of God, (Or "Proud of It") 
V6 I3 A Worthy Ambition: Supporting Your Family From Home
V6 I4 Choosing an Occupation

Children: Adoption
V1 I4 Readers Stories: My Birth/Death Story, Our Adoption Story, Our Reversal Story
V2 I5 Readers Stories: Our Journey Through Child Births & Adoptions, "Ten Is Terrific"
V2 I5 Readers Stories: A Tubal Ligation & Adoption Story
V4 I4 Our First Adoption, by Liz Pomeroy

Children: Birth
V1 I1 Birth of a Baby - Death of a Vision /An Unexpected Cesarean Section
V1 I1 Protecting Your Wife in Childbirth / What we learned the hard way! American Childbirth Practices;
                Unnecessary Cesarean Sections; Resources
V1 I1 Accompanying Your Wife to Doctor Visits / A Suggestion for Husbands - and Why!
V1 I1 Our Story: Part 1- The Beginnings of our Family 
V1 I2 Our Story: Part 2; Move, No More Children? Early Education
V1 I3 Letters to the Editor / Seven Children - Six by C-Section
V1 I3 Letters to the Editor / A Remarkable Birth Story, 
V1 I4 Readersí Stories: A Mother's Story of Multiple Cesareans 
V1 I4 Readersí Stories: My Birth/Death Story, Our Adoption Story, Our Reversal Story
V1 I4 Letters to the Editor / C-Sections
V2 I1 Letters to the Editor / Midwifery Options
V2 I2 Our Story: Part 6; A Home Birth & A New Vision 
V2 I2 Letters to the Editor: Secondary Infertility 
V2 I2 When God Seems to be Silent/ The Wait for a Child After Reversal
V2 I2 A Journey of Closure / Pregnancy & Sarah's Home Birth Story
V2 I2 The Safety of Home Births
V2 I2 Readers Stories: Happy Home Birthday
V2 I2 Readers Stories: Homebirth After Lost Hope 
V2 I2 Readers Stories: Homebirth Without the Midwife 
V2 I2 Readers Stories: A Home Waterbirth
V2 I2 Readers Stories: Letting Go of Preconceived Notions & Traditions
V2 I2 Letters to the Editor: VBAC & Risk of Uterine Rupture
V2 I3 Readers Stories: Journey Through the Valley of Infertility
V2 I3 Readers Stories: My Birth Experiences: Four C-Sections
V2 I3 Readers Stories: An Injurious Birth
V2 I3 Our Story: Part 7 - A Place in the Country; A 2nd Home Birth; Elder Care
V2 I4 Readers Stories: Trusting God Through Difficult Pregnancies
V2 I4 Readers Stories: Our Road in Learning to Trust God with Our Family Size and VBACs
V2 I6 Readers Stories: A Commuting Home Birth
V2 I6 Readers Stories: More Children After the Heartbreak of a Handicapped Child
V3 I2 Pre-Eclampsia / Toxemia in Pregnancy
V3 I3 Letters: C-Sections & VBACs
V3 I3 Letters: Miscarriage & Progesterone Cream
V3 I4 God's Timing is Always Perfect
V3 I5 A Home Birth After Four Cesareans: Kent Andrew's Birth Story
V4 I1 Why Encourage Home Births? Does it matter where your children are born?
V4 I1 God's Design & Man's "Improvements?"
V4 I4 Letters to the Editor: Country Living & Difficult Birth
V4 I4 Of Newborns & Their Creator, by Vyckie Bennett
V4 I4 The Dukesí Home Birth Story, by DeAnn Duke
V5 I1 Molly's Birth Story, by Mrs. John Oldaker
V5 I2 Naomi's Birth Story: A Home VBAC Following 3 Cesareans
V5 I4 Giants & Stones: A Downs Birth
V6 I1 Letters: VBAC Concerns
V6 I1 Theo's Birth Story: Our Journey Home
V6 I3 Health News: Outcomes of Planned Home Births
V7 I2 The Birth of Hannah Joyce Crandall
V7 I4 A Twin Birth Story: At Home & At a Hospital

Children: Raising
V1 I1 Fathers Teach Your Children the Bible / You are responsible! You are able!
V1 I1 Setting Family Goals / Do You? You Should! And Here are Suggestions for How!
V1 I4 Guarding the City with Faith and Convictions / The value of convictions
V2 I2 To Train Up a Child
V2 I2 Letters to the Editor: Very Large Families
V2 I3 Examples for Our Children & Grandchildren: The Importance of Good Examples
V2 I3 Letters to the Editor: Chores, etc.; Music & Clothing
V2 I5 Vaccines: Risk Vs. Benefits - Part 1: Introduction to the Issues
V2 I6 Vaccines: Risk Vs. Benefits - Part 2: The Diseases and Vaccines
V2 I6 Lessons From the Farm on Child Raising
V3 I1 Vaccines: Risk Vs. Benefits - Part 3: Conclusions & Decision Making
V3 I1 Book Review: Family Friendly Farming
V3 I3 Wisdom for Young Parents
V3 I4 Trick or Treat? What Do We Do About Halloween?
V3 I4 Unresolved Issues From Childhood & Adolescence
V3 I4 Fatherhood Failures & Successes From the Bible
V3 I5 Fewer Things, More God
V3 I5 Put Away & Purify
V4 I1 A Call to Fathers to Take Responsibility
V4 I1 Independent Decision Making: A Good Thing?
V4 I1 The King's New Clothes: A Modesty Parable
V4 I1 Letters: Leading Family Devotions
V4 I3 A Tale of Two Sets of Sisters
V4 I3 Nurturing Good Brother & Sister Relationships
V4 I3 Training Children to Honor Parents (Part 1)
V4 I4 Training Children to Honor Parents (Part 2)
V4 I4 Book Review: A Fatherís Stew, by Stephen Beck
V4 I5 Teaching the "Facts of Life"
V5 I4 The Power of Peer Pressure
V6 I1 Majoring on the Minors
V6 I1 A Multi-Generation Family Vision
V6 I1 Passing on the Vision 
V6 I2 The Importance of Worldviews
V6 I4 The Importance of Expectations
V7 I1 Letters: Children Problems: TV, Disobedient, No Respect , Bad Language
V7 I1 Letters: Books, TV & Movies

    Young Children
V1 I1 You Can Do Without the Baby Food! / Save yourself some money & hassle!
V1 I2 Living Near Grandparents / Advantages & Disadvantages
V1 I3 Keeping Young Children Healthy / What We Learned and What a Differences It Made for Us!
V1 I3 A Special Needs Child / A Special Blessing From God!
V1 I4 Our Story: Part 4; Our Own Home; New Neighborhood & Church 
V2 I1 Letters to the Editor / Lack of Extended Family Support, Sheltering Your Children
V2 I5 Letters to the Editor: Children Fighting & Bickering
V3 I1 The Basics of Teaching Obedience
V3 I3 Teaching Obedience to the Problem Child / "Tomato Staking"
V3 I4 Responsive Mothering - Nurturing Infants
V3 I4 Putting Baby to Sleep
V3 I4 Attachment Parenting Vs. GFI Teachings
V3 I4 Approaches to Infant Feeding
V5 I1 A, B, C's of Parenting: Attached, Biblical, Christlike, by Stefanie Stringfellow
V5 I2 Letters: Not Bonding With a Child
V7 I2 Naming Children: The Value of a Good Name
V7 I3 Let the Children Come to Jesus

    Older Children
V1 I2 Should You Send Your Child to College / The Reasons, Dangers and Alternatives
V1 I2 Protecting Your Daughter Prior to Courtship & Marriage / What to Protect From? How to do so?
V1 I2 The Wayward Child / Be Careful How You Judge the Parents!
V1 I4 Premarital Counseling / Why not Counsel Your Own?
V2 I1 When Your Daughter is Grown But Unmarried
V2 I1 Our Story: Part 5: A Course Correction & A New Hope
V2 I4 Our Story: Part 8 - Beginning to Build; High School Graduation & College 
V2 I4 Preparing Our Sons for Work / Character, Skills, Wisdom, Helping with Choice, etc.
V2 I5 Children Leaving Home
V2 I6 When It Is Too Late
V3 I1 What to Do About Music?
V3 I2 Letters to the Editor - A Prodigal Son
V3 I3 Grown Children Choosing Different Paths
V3 I3 Letter: Before Marriage Gynecology Exam?
V3 I5 The Internet: A Blessing & A Curse
V4 I3 The Scattering of the Family
V4 I3 But What Are You Going to Do About College?
V4 I5 Going Against the Flow: Single & Living at Home
V6 I3 A Life-Changing Ministry Opportunity: A Mother's Helper
V7 I4 Dealing With a Prodigal

Children: Special Needs
V1 I3 A Special Needs Child / A Special Blessing From God!
V1 I3 Martha's Story (A Downs Birth)/ God Always Keeps His Promises!
V2 I6 Readersí Stories: More Children After the Heartbreak of a Handicapped Child
V5 I4 Giants & Stones: A Downs Birth

Church
V1 I1 The Family Together in Church / The Value of Worshiping and Learning Together as a Family
V1 I2 Evaluating Churches: Large verses Small / Some Considerations for When You Must Look for a New Church
V1 I3 Home or House Churches: What are They? / The Home Church Alternative
V1 I4 Letters to the Editor / Church Issues / Home Churches
V1 I4 How to Find or Start a Home Church / A Practical Guide
V2 I1 Church Youth Groups
V2 I1 Church Leadership & the Home Church: Part 1 / What the Bible Teaches About Church Leadership
V2 I2 Church Leadership & the Home Church: Part 2 / How Biblical Leadership Principles are Applied 
V2 I2 Letters to the Editor: Finding Others Interested in Home Churching
V2 I3 Leaving a Church: What to Consider & How to go About It
V2 I3 Letters to the Editor: Looking to Home Church; Home Church
V2 I4 Pride & Hypocrisy in Church & With Believers
V2 I6 Having Church With Just Your Own Family
V3 I1 Letters to the Editor - Music & Leaving a Church
V3 I1 Letters to the Editor - The Local Church Needs You
V3 I1 Letters to the Editor - Church With Just Your Family
V3 I2 Participating in Church Children's Programs
V3 I2 Letters to the Editor - Benefits of Church with Just Your Own Family
V3 I3 The Death of a Home Church
V3 I3 The Essential Foundation / Christ
V3 I5 Book Review: Uniting Church and Home, A Blueprint for Rebuilding Church Community
V4 I3 Applying God's Word to All of Life
V5 I2 Dwellers of the Jagged Cliff
V5 I3 A Family Integrated Church (An Interview)
V5 I3 The Purpose Driven Church ( A Book Review)
V5 I3 Questions of Church Strategy, Structure & Practice
V5 I4 Letters: How Do Family Integrated Sunday School Classes Work?
V6 I3 The Sabbath & Sunday
V6 I4 Biblical Literacy
V6 I4 Church Shopping
V6 I4 What Type of Pastor?
V7 I1 Wine & Alcohol
V7 I2 Other "Christians"
V7 I3 Why Go to Church?
V7 I4  Women's Roles in Church: A Biblical Balance

College

V1 I2 Should You Send Your Child to College / The Reasons, Dangers and Alternatives
V2 I1 When Your Daughter is Grown But Unmarried
V2 I4 Our Story: Part 8 - Beginning to Build; High School Graduation & College 
V4 I2 Preparing a Home Schooled Child for College
V4 I3 Letters: College Risks For Daughters
V4 I3 But What Are You Going To Do About College?
V4 I5 Going Against the Flow: Single & Living at Home
V5 I2 Daughters & College
V6 I3 College At Home: Why or Why Not?
V6 I3 College: Is It Worth the Risk for Your Young People?
V6 I3 Ideas & Approaches for Home College
V6 I3 An Ideal Higher Education
V7 I1 Some Statistics of Interest

Country Living
V1 I1 Why Consider Moving to the Country / Are You Considering? Should You Be?
V1 I2 Buying Land in the Country / How to go About It, Things to Consider
V1 I4 Homestead Happenings / Animals, Grandson, Thanksgiving Surprise, Contentment
V1 I5 Homestead Happenings / A New Year, Changes for the Family, Gardening, Chickens/Goats
V2 I2 Homestead Happenings / Spring, Goats & Chickens, Garden, Scheduling
V2 I2 Our Story: Part 6; A Home Birth & A New Vision 
V2 I3 Our Story: Part 7 - A Place in the Country; A 2nd Home Birth; Elder Care
V2 I3 Homestead Happenings / Spring, Marriage & Being a Keeper at Home; Goats, Chickens, Cow & Garden
V2 I4 Homestead Happenings / "You Follow Me", Chickens, Turkeys & Goats; Garden
V2 I5 Should Christians Not Be Moving to the Country? 
V2 I6 Homestead Happenings / Chickens & Turkeys, Goats & Cow, The End of the Year
V2 I6 Lessons From the Farm on Child Raising
V2 I6 Our Story: Part 10 - The Dream Becomes Reality - Moving to the Country
V2 I6 Adjusting to Country Living / "Lord Change Me"
V3 I1 Homestead Happenings: A Time of Preparation
V3 I1 Letters to the Editor - Learning About Country Living
V3 I2 Homestead Happenings: Flexibility
V4 I1 Homestead Happenings: Pathways
V4 I2 Homestead Happenings: Choosing God's Best
V4 I3 Family Acres
V4 I3 Homestead Happenings: Strength Through Dependence
V4 I4 Letters to the Editor: Country Living & Difficult Birth
V4 I4 Letters to the Editor: Our Blessed Homestead
V4 I5 Homestead Happenings: Predators in Our Midst
V4 I5 The Simplified / Quiet Life

Courtship / Betrothal
V1 I1 The Courtship of Heidi Crank / Greg Greenlaw's Courtship of Heidi Crank 
V1 I1 A Few Words About Our Courtship / Greg & Heidi's Comments
V1 I1 Commentary on The Courtship of Heidi Crank
V1 I1 A Tool for Assessing Potential Suitors / A Requirements & Preferences List
V1 I1 Our Story: Part 1- The Beginnings of our Family 
V1 I2 Protecting Your Daughter Prior to Courtship & Marriage / What to Protect From? How to do So?
V1 I3 The Courtship of Samuel Crank & Aimee Beavers 
V1 I3 Our Courtship / Samuel & Aimee's Further Comments on Their Courtship
V1 I3 Commentary on a Few Points From Samuel & Aimee's Courtship
             / Points of Difference When it's Your Son Rather than Your Daughter
V1 I3 Letters to the Editor / Physical Affection During Courtship
V2 I1 Concerns Raised During a Courtship 
V2 I1 When Your Daughter is Grown But Unmarried
V2 I3 Letters to the Editor: SS Class on Courtship
V2 I3 Courtship Principles vs. Rules: Working From Principles Rather Than Rules
V2 I5 Our Story: Part 9 - Continuing to Build; Heidi's Courtship; Two Leave Home
V3 I1 A Suitable Mate
V3 I2 The Courtship of Matt & Jennie Chancey
V3 I2 Our Story: Part 11 - Granddaughters; Courtship; Home Church; & Job Turmoil
V3 I4 Letters to the Editor: Concern Over Young Courtship
V3 I5 Courtship, Marriage & Appearance
V4 I2  The McMinn Courtships: An Interview (The 4 McMinn daughters' courtships)
V4 I2  Approaches to Courtship / Betrothal: The Differing Teachings
V4 I2  Courtship Book Reviews (8 books)
V4 I4 Letters to the Editor:  From a Home School Graduate
V4 I5 Letters to the Editor: Courtship Experiences
V6 I2 Becoming In-Laws
V7 I1 Delayed Marriage: A Problem?

Dancing
V7 I2 Dancing & the Bible 

Divorce & Remarriage
V5 I1 Divorce & Remarriage
V5 I1 Making the Best of a Blended Family Situation: An Interview
V5 I3 Letters: Divorce & Remarriage - & Editor's Response
V7 I3 Letters: Divorce & Remarriage

Elder Care
V2 I3 Our Story: Part 7 - A Place in the Country; A 2nd Home Birth; Elder Care
V2 I3 Caring for Parents and Grandparents / Our Responsibility
V2 I3 Memories of Mamme / The Realities of Elder Care in Your Home
V4 I4 Scattering of the Family & Elder Care
V4 I4 Dadís Last Ten Months: Caring for Dad in His Final Days

Family Health
V1 I1 Protecting Your Wife in Childbirth / What we learned the hard way! American Childbirth Practices;
            Unnecessary Cesarean Sections; Resources
V1 I1 Accompanying Your Wife to Doctor Visits / A Suggestion for Husbands - and Why!
V2 I5 Vaccines: Risk Vs. Benefits - Part 1: Introduction to the Issues
V2 I6 Vaccines: Risk Vs. Benefits - Part 2: The Diseases and Vaccines
V2 I6 Book Review: How to Raise a Healthy Child in Spite of Your Doctor
V2 I6 The Precious Gift of Essential Oils
V3 I1 Vaccines: Risk Vs. Benefits - Part 3: Conclusions & Decision Making
V3 I2 Pre-Eclampsia / Toxemia in Pregnancy
V3 I3 Letters: C-Sections & VBACs
V3 I3 Letters: Miscarriage & Progesterone Cream
V3 I4 Health Questions About Milk
V4 I1 God's Design & Man's "Improvements?"
V4 I1 Eastvold Family Experiences with Modern Farming
V4 I1 Surgical Sterilizations: Fixing Something That Isn't Broken
V4 I1 Hormone Replacement Therapy
V4 I1 Why Encourage Home Births? Does it matter where your children are born?
V4 I3  Should We All Be Vegetarians?
V4 I4 Family Dental Health: Dr. Juddís Research & Advice
V4 I5 A Dentist's Response to Dr. Judd's Advice
V4 I5 Book Review: What the Bible Says About Healthy Living
V5 I1 To Circumcise or Not?
V5 I3 Fluoride: Safe & Effective, or Not?
V5 I4 Book Review: The Maker's Diet
V6 I1 Letters: VBAC Concerns
V6 I1 Amalgam ("Silver") Fillings: A Health Concern?
V6 I2 Update on Vaccines: The Autism Controversy
V6 I3 Health News: Consequences of Hysterectomy
V6 I3 Health News: Trusting Science on Medical Matters
V6 I3 Health News: Human Ovulation
V6 I3 Health News: Outcomes of Planned Home Births
V7 I1 Balancing Health Concerns
V7 I1 Principles for Choosing Foods
V7 I1 Organic Food: How Good Is It?
V7 I4 Restoring Good Health: CCM's Restore & Conquering Disease Programs

Family Life
V4 I5 Is Anybody Home?
V4 I5 The Simplified / Quiet Life
V4 I5 The Home Meal Vs. Eating Out

V4 I5 Television & Videos Within the Home
V4 I5 Newspapers, Magazine & Books in the Home
V5 I3 The Road to Simplicity
V7 I1 Letters: Books, TV & Movies
V7 I2 Letters: C.S. Lewis & J.R.R. Tolkein
V7 I4 In Search of the Balanced Life
V7 I4 Balance in Changing Seasons of Life

Family Planning / Birth Control
V1 I2 Value of Children / The Blessings of a Full Quiver
V1 I2 Our Story: Part 2; Move, No More Children? Early Education
V1 I2 Birth Control by Sterilization / Why We Advise Against It!
V1 I3 A Special Needs Child / A Special Blessing From God!
V1 I3 Martha's Story / God Always Keeps His Promises!

V1 I4 Readers Stories: My Birth/Death Story, Our Adoption Story, Our Reversal Story
V2 I1 Choosing Your Children / Some Thoughts About Birth Control
V2 I1 The Road to a Reversal
V2 I1 Readers' Stories: It's Never too late to Obey & A Major Life Issue, (Reversal Story)
V2 I1 Our Story: Part 5: A Course Correction & A New Hope 
V2 I2 Letters to the Editor: Conviction Not Shared (No Birth Control); Wife Desires More Children
V2 I3 Letters to the Editor: Trust God Even if Don't Conceive
V2 I3 Readers' Stories: Journey Through the Valley of Infertility
V2 I4 Readers' Stories: Trusting God Through Difficult Pregnancies
V2 I4 Readersí Stories: Our Road in Learning to Trust God with Our Family Size and VBACs
V2 I5 Embracing Our Calling: Workers at Home 
V2 I5 Letters to the Editor: Giving Grief Over 5th Child; Submission & Disagreeing About More Children
V2 I5 Letters to the Editor: Website & Reversal
V3 I3 God Changed My Husband's Mind / A Reversal Story
V3 I3 Letter: Why Not Give God Control Over My Fertility?
V3 I4 God's Timing is Always Perfect
V4 I1 God's Design & Man's "Improvements?"
V4 I1 Surgical Sterilizations: Fixing Something That Isn't Broken
V4 I3 Applying God's Word to All of Life
V5 I1 Letters: Reversal Baby
V5 I3 The Population Bust: An Opportunity
V5 I4 The Blessed Arrows Ministry (A Reversal Ministry)
V6 I3 Short Topics: Very Large Families
V6 I4 A Change of Heart: About Children & Birth Control
V7 I3 Children of the Reformation: A Short & Surprising History of Protestantism & Conception
V7 I3 Quiver Full Cold Feet
V7 I3 Letters: Children & Birth Control


Gambling
V5 I2 Gambling & Investing

Grandparenting
V3 I3 Memories of Granny / A Grandmother Who Impacted My Life
V3 I3 Being a Good Grandparent
V3 I3 Grown Children Choosing Different Paths
V3 I4 Putting Baby to Sleep
V3 I4 Homestead Happenings: Seasons of Life

Headcoverings
V5 I2 The Question of Head Coverings

Holidays
V3 I4 Trick or Treat? What Do We Do About Halloween?
V3 I5 Christmas & Santa Claus

Home Births
V1 I1 Protecting Your Wife in Childbirth / What We Learned the Hard Way!
V2 I1 Letters to the Editor / Lack of Extended Family Support, Midwifery Options, Sheltering Your Children
V2 I1 Letters to the Editor / Midwifery Options
V2 I2 Our Story: Part 6; A Home Birth & A New Vision
V2 I2 A Journey of Closure/ Pregnancy & Sarah's Home Birth Story
V2 I2 The Safety of Home Births
V2 I2 Readers Stories: Happy Home Birthday
V2 I2 Readers Stories: Homebirth After Lost Hope
V2 I2 Readers Stories: A Homebirth Without the Midwife
V2 I2 Readers Stories: A Home Waterbirth
V2 I2 Readers Stories: Letting Go of Preconceived Notions & Traditions
V2 I2 Letters to the Editor: VBAC & Risk of Uterine Rupture
V2 I3 Letters to the Editor: Calling Us to Home Birth
V2 I6 Readers Stories: A Commuting Home Birth
V3 I4 God's Timing is Always Perfect
V3 I5 A Home Birth After Four Cesareans: Kent Andrew's Birth Story
V4 I1 Why Encourage Home Births? Does it matter where your children are born?
V4 I4 The Dukesí Home Birth Story
V6 I1 Letters: VBAC Concerns
V6 I1 Theo's Birth Story: Our Journey Home
V7 I2 The Birth of Hannah Joyce Crandall
V7 I4 A Twin Birth Story: At Home & At a Hospital

Home Building
V1 I3 Designing Your Own Home, Part 1 / Why and How? General Principles
V1 I3 Values We Used in Designing Our House
V1 I4 Designing Your Own Home, Part 2 / Details to consider
V2 I4 Learning How to Build It Yourself
V2 I4 Tools Useful for Building
V2 I4 Home Building: Lessons Learned & Regrets
V2 I4 Home Building: A Wife's Role of Encouragement
V2 I4 Our Story: Part 8 - Beginning to Build; High School Graduation & College 
V2 I5 Our Story: Part 9 - Continuing to Build; Heidi's Courtship; Two Leave Home
V2 I6 Our Story: Part 10 - The Dream Becomes Reality - Moving to the Country 
V4 I4 Building a Quiver-Full House
V4 I4 Family Friendly Housing
V4 I4 Reducing Costs of Housing
V4 I4 Small Houses & Large Families

Home Business
V1 I1 So You Want to Work From Home? / My Dilemmas (& Perhaps Yours), My Reasons
V1 I1 What's it Like Having Your Husband Home all Day? / A Wife's Perspective
V1 I2 The Wife's Home Business / Risks to be Careful of
V1 I4 A Dad Works From Home
V1 I4 Letters to the Editor / Wife's Home Business
V2 I2 Insurmountable Obstacles
V2 I3 Use What You Have: A Philosophy for Conserving Resources
V3 I1 Book Review: Family Friendly Farming
V3 I2 The Benefits & Trials of Starting a Home Business
V4 I2 Our Story Part 13: A Home Business
V4 I2 Early Lessons in Home Business
V4 I2 Marriage & Working from Home
V6 I3 A Worthy Ambition: Supporting Your Family From Home

Home Churches
V1 I3 Home or House Churches: What are They? / The Home Church Alternative
V1 I4 How to Find or Start a Home Church / A Practical Guide
V1 I4 Letters to the Editor / Church Issues / Home Churches
V2 I1 Church Leadership & the Home Church: Part 1 / What the Bible Teaches About Church Leadership
V2 I2 Church Leadership & the Home Church: Part 2 / How Biblical Leadership Principles are Applied 
V2 I2 Letters to the Editor: Finding Others Interested in Home Churching
V2 I3 Letters to the Editor: Looking to Home Church; Home Church
V2 I4 Letters to the Editor: Babies not Welcome in Church, Home Church Option
V3 I2 Our Story: Part 11 - Granddaughters; Courtship; Home Church; & Job Turmoil
V3 I3 The Death of a Home Church
V5 I3 Questions of Church Strategy, Structure & Practice

Homemaking
V1 I3 Helpful Hints: Sewing Clothes for Children
V1 I3 Helpful Hints: Boots & Sweatshirts
V1 I3 Helpful Hints: Kitchen Design: Cabinets & Dishes
V1 I4 Helpful Hints: Quick Meals & Saving on Grocery Bills
V2 I1 Helpful Hints: Organizing Sewing and Crafts Items
V2 I2 Helpful Hints: Baby Front & Back Packs
V2 I3 Helpful Hints: Dress Ruffles
V2 I4 Taming the Laundry Monster
V2 I5 Keeping The Refrigerator Clean
V2 I5 Back to the Basics: Making a Basket Liner
V2 I6 Back to the Basics: Gift Bags
V3 I1 Back to the Basics: Beginning Quilting: A Four Patch Quilted Potholder
V3 I1 Homestead Happenings: A Time of Preparation
V3 I2 Back to the Basics: Beginning Quilting: Project 2: A Quilted Pillow Top
V3 I3 Back to the Basics: Beginning Quilting: Project 3: A Tied Comforter - Part 1: The Quilt Top
V3 I4 Back to the Basics: Beginning Quilting: Project 3: A Tied Comforter - Part 2: Finishing the Quilt
V3 I4 Homestead Happenings: Seasons of Life
V3 I5 Homestead Happenings: Schooling / Holidays
V3 I5 Cook For a Day / Eat For a Month
V3 I5 Back to the Basics: Recipe Notebooks
V4 I1 Back to the Basics: Cloth "Paper" Dolls
V4 I1 Homestead Happenings: Pathways
V4 I2 Back to the Basics: Pressed Flowers
V4 I2 Homestead Happenings: Choosing God's Best
V4 I3 Homestead Happenings: Strength Through Dependence
V4 I3 Back to the Basics: A Decorative Potholder
V4 I4 Homestead Happenings: Words of Encouragement
V4 I4 Back to the Basics: Gifts of Encouragement 
V4 I5 Back to the Basics: Bread Making - Part I
V4 I5 The Home Meal Vs. Eating Out

V5 I1 Back to the Basics: Bread Making - Part II
V5 I1 Homestead Happenings: How Is Your Attitude?
V5 I2 Homestead Happenings: Growth
V5 I2 Back to the Basics: Simple Sewing Tricks
V5 I3 Homestead Happenings: A Servant's Heart
V5 I3 Back to the Basics: Melt & Pour Glycerin Soap
V5 I4 Homestead Happenings: Vision & Preparation
V5 I4 She Looks Well to the Ways of Her Household: The Pantry
V5 I4 Back to the Basics: A Simplified Rag Quilt
V6 I1 Homestead Happenings: Dependence on God
V6 I1 She looks Well to the Ways of Her Household: Organizing Your Home
V6 I1 Back to the Basics: A Crocheted Purse
V6 I2 Homestead Happenings: Seasons in our Lives
V6 I2 She looks Well to the Ways of Her Household: Your Home - A Haven of Rest
V6 I2 Back to the Basics: Sock Dolls
V6
I3 Homestead Happenings: Staying Focused
V6
I3 She looks Well to the Ways of Her Household: Hospitality
V6
I3 Back to the Basics: Hand Dipped Candles
V6 I4 Homestead Happenings: Are You a Show Bird?
V6 I4 Back to the Basics: Victorian Crazy Quilts
V7 I1 Homestead Happenings: Running With Endurance
V7 I1 Back to the Basics: Cheese Making Part I: Easy Cheese
V7 I2 Homestead Happenings: Stones of Remembrance
V7 I2 Back to the Basics: The Color Picture Quilt
V7 I3 Homestead Happenings: Building & Maintenance
V7 I3 Back to the Basics: Weaving
V7 I3 Young Mothers & Daily Bible Study
V7 I4 Homestead Happenings: Victim or Victor
V7 I4 Book Review: Mother
V7 I4 Back to the Basics: Memories in a Shadow Box

Home Schooling
V1 I1 Wasting the Opportunity of Home Schooling / An Incredible Opportunity - Don't Waste It!
V1 I2 Teaching Reading / Methods & Issues
V1 I2 Why We Never Considered Public School / Even Before We Knew of Home Schooling
V1 I2 Early Education & Music Training / Advantages & Disadvantages
V1 I2 Explanation of the Suzuki Method / A Way of Teaching Music
V1 I2 Our Story: Part 2; Move, No More Children? Early Education
V1 I3 The Long Term Perspective in Home Schooling /  How to Really Enjoy and Succeed at Home Schooling
V1 I3 Our Story: Part 3; Early Home Schooling; Becoming Self Supporting 
V1 I4 The Fathers Role in Home Schooling / Fathers, You Can Make All the Difference!
V2 I1 Home Schooling Through High School / Finishing the Course Well
V2 I3 A Summer Vacation From Home Schooling? / Considerations Pro and Con
V2 I3 Letters to the Editor: The Day to Day Stuff; Keeping Up With Home Schooling 
V2 I4 Mother or Teacher? Which Primarily are You? 
V2 I5 Missing the High School Experience
V2 I6 Home Schooling With Four or More Young Children
V2 I6 Home Schooling Tips: Teaching While Driving; High School Lab Science
V3 I1 Home Schooling Tips: Reading to Your Children; Some Literature to Read; Assigning Independent Work
V3 I2 Ashes for Beauty
V3 I2 Letters to the Editor - A Prodigal Son
V3 I2 Behind in Home Schooling
V3 I3 Book Review: Yes . They're All Ours
V3 I3 Book Review: A Mom Just Like You
V3 I5 Why Are You Home Schooling?
V3 I5 Approaches to Home Schooling
V3 I5 Home Schooling in Adversity
V3 I5 Review of Christian Girls' Curriculums
V4 I1 A Closer Look at Classical Education
V4 I2 Preparing a Home Schooled Child for College
V4 I3 But What Are You Going To Do About College?
V4 I4 Reading Great Literature
V4 I5 Interview With A Home Schooling Mother: Marie Gonzalez
V5 I2 Marriage and Home Schooling
V5 I3 Letters: Home Schooling & Being Street Smart
V5 I4 Distinctively Christian Home Schooling
V5 I4 Family Devotions & Home Schooling
V5 I4 A Different Approach to Math
V6 I1 Home Schooling Vision
V6 I2 The Importance of Worldviews
V6 I3 College At Home: Why or Why Not?
V6 I3 Ideas & Approaches for Home College
V6 I3 An Ideal Higher Education
V6 I4 The Blessing of Being Home
V7 I1 Reading Jane Austen Novels
V7 I2 Home School Early Education Concerns
V7 I3 Homeschooling for Knowledge, Skills & Character
V7 I3 Letters: Early Education
V7 I4 In Science We Trust?
V7 I4 Public School Indoctrination

Marriage
V1 I1 Setting Family Goals / Do You? You Should! And Here are Suggestions for How!
V1 I1 Accompanying Your Wife to Doctor Visits / A Suggestion for Husbands - and Why!
V1 I1 Our Story: Part 1- The Beginnings of our Family 
V1 I3 Marriage: Understanding and Appreciating Each Others' Differences
V1 I4 Honoring Your Husband / More to Being a Godly Wife Than Just Submission
V2 I1 Blessing Our Husbands
V2 I5 Embracing Our Calling: Workers at Home
V3 I3 The Marriage Commitment
V3 I3 Created to be a Helpmate
V3 I4 Letters to the Editor: The Marriage Commitment
V4 I2 Marriage & Working from Home
V4 I3 Biblical Marriage Roles: A Deeper Look
V4 I3 When the Children Are Grown and Gone
V4 I3 Letters: A Wife's Private Pain
V4 I3 Book Review: Biblical Womanhood
V4 I4 Book Review: Book Review: A Fatherís Stew
V5 I1 Divorce & Remarriage
V5 I1 Making the Best of a Blended Family Situation: An Interview
V5 I2 Battle Over the Definition of Marriage
V5 I2 The Seasons of Marriage
V5 I2 Marriage and Children
V5 I2 Marriage and Home Schooling
V5 I2 The Ornament of a Meek and Quiet Spirit
V5 I3 Letters: Marriage Licenses
V5 I3 A Perspective From the Past: Alexis De Tocqueville 1830s
V6 I2 Becoming In-Laws
V7 I1 Delayed Marriage: A Problem?
V7 I2 An Excellent Marriage
V7 I2 The Apostles' Teachings on Marriage
V7 I2 Book Review: "Love & Respect"
V7 I2 The Question of Polygamy

Modesty
V3 I2 Clothing & Modesty
V3 I2 Modesty & the Approval of Man
V3 I2 Book Review: Christian Modesty and the Public Undressing of America
V3 I2 Ashes for Beauty
V4 I1 The King's New Clothes: A Modesty Parable
V4 I5 A Calling to Modesty & Femininity
V5 I4 Letters: Sewing & Modesty
V5 I4 Making Clothing Decisions
V6 I1 Book Review: The Fall & Rise of Christian Standards: Thinking Biblically About Dress & Appearance, by David Kidd
V6 I3 Short Topics: Resources: Modesty "A Woman Professing Godliness"
V7 I3 Looking "Cute"
V7 I3 Letters: Modesty in Christian Clothing

Music
V3 I1 What to Do About Music?
V3 I1 Letters to the Editor - Music & Leaving a Church

"Our Story"
V1 I1 Our Story: Part 1- The Beginnings of our Family
V1 I2 Our Story: Part 2; Move, No More Children? Early Education
V1 I3 Our Story: Part 3; Early Home Schooling; Becoming Self Supporting 
V1 I4 Our Story: Part 4; Our Own Home; New Neighborhood & Church 
V2 I1 Our Story: Part 5: A Course Correction & A New Hope
V2 I2 Our Story: Part 6; A Home Birth & A New Vision 
V2 I3 Our Story: Part 7 - A Place in the Country; A 2nd Home Birth; Elder Care 
V2 I4 Our Story: Part 8 - Beginning to Build; High School Graduation & College
V2 I5 Our Story: Part 9 - Cont. to Build; Heidi's Courtship; Two Leave Home
V2 I6 Our Story: Part 10 - The Dream Becomes Reality - Moving to the Country 
V3 I2 Our Story: Part 11 - Granddaughters; Courtship; Home Church; & Job Turmoil
V4 I1 Our Story: Part 12 - A New Opportunity / Coming Home 
V4 I2 Our Story Part 13: A Home Business

Retirement
V3 I1 Meet John & Marilyn Stokes - Retirees (An Interview)
V3 I1 How Should We Retire?

Shopping
V7 I2 Recreational Shopping

Sports
V6 I1 Should Women Play Sports?

Vaccines
V2 I5 Vaccines: Risk Vs. Benefits - Part 1: Introduction to the Issues
V2 I6 Vaccines: Risk Vs. Benefits - Part 2: The Diseases and Vaccines
V3 I1 Vaccines: Risk Vs. Benefits - Part 3: Conclusions & Decision Making
V4 I1 God's Design & Man's "Improvements?"
V4 I3 Letters: Immunizations & Pertussis
V5 I4 Letters: An Immunization Dilemma
V6 I2 Update on Vaccines: The Autism Controversy
V7 I4 In Science We Trust

Vision
V6 I1 A Multi-Generation Family Vision
V6 I1 Home Schooling Vision
V6 I1 Renewing Your Vision
V6 I1 Passing on the Vision 

Wills
V7 I3 Wills: The Question of Guardianship

Worldview
V6 I2 The Importance of Worldviews
V6 I2 Assumptions About Origins & Early Man
V6 I2 Worldviews and the Age of the Earth
V6 I2 Examining Things Carefully
V7 I4 In Science We Trust

 

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