Godly Homemaking wisdom for a peaceful and joyous home life. . ..
"Faint not; the miles to heaven are but few and short." -Samuel Rutherford
Newest Book - "Mother's Hour"
~ Paperback, 128 pages ~
Cleaning Your Home
Thrift - Home Economy
Stories for the Homemaker
Stories and Ideas
"Old Fashioned Motherhood" by Mrs. White
Baby and Child Care Advice from a New England Housewife ~ ~Paperback, 62 pages~
"Living on His Income" by Mrs. White
~ Paperback, 64 pages ~
"Economy for the Christian Home" by Mrs. White
~ Paperback, 110 pages ~
The Prentiss Study
A Free Resource
"Mother's Book of Home Economics"
312 pages, paperback, by Mrs. White
"Early Morning Revival Challenge" by Mrs. White
* Best Seller * - 90 Day Bible Study [72 pages, paperback]
"For the Love of Christian Homemaking"
274 pages, paperback, by Mrs. White
"The Good Wife"
~ My Books ~
Teaching Home Economics
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"Dear Kitchen Saints"
Letters from an Iowa Housewife (Includes an Incredible Marriage Testimony as seen in "Above Rubies" Magazine!)
From "On The Banks of Plum Creek"
"After Laura and Mary had washed and wiped the dishes, swept the floor, made their bed, and dusted, they settled down with their books. But the house was so cozy and pretty that Laura kept looking up at it."
- Laura Ingalls Wilder
Human Frailty of the Godly Soul
"The life of Luther might suffice to give a thousand instances, and he was by no means of the weaker sort. His great spirit was often in the seventh heaven of exultation, and as frequently on the borders of despair. His very deathbed was not free from tempests, and he sobbed himself into his last sleep like a greatly wearied child."
"As for her, like most women, she had but one ambition. To be a good wife and a good mother, and to be beloved by her husband and children, was all she asked. [She was] a busy, affectionate, cheerful little housewife, whose voice would never be heard in the streets, but whose memory would always live in a few faithful hearts."
- Elizabeth Prentiss, 1800's.
A married woman who stays home. This is a lifelong vocation. It is an old-fashioned term, and something to be proud of. Not a "domestic engineer." Not a "home manager." An old fashioned housewife, who keeps the home, and abides there. - Mrs. White
Several years ago, I sat in a small room in my house and spoke into a microphone to do a series of recordings for sermonaudio.com I read historical documents of Puritan messages. Most of these are listed in the side-bar of my blog, on the lower right side. It took me forever to figure out how to get that set up! I started thinking about doing recordings for housewives. But when my assignment for sermonaudio was almost finished, my equipment broke and I had to forget the whole idea.
Years have passed and this idea is on my mind again. The good news is that my 17 year old son now has his own recording studio. He is going to help me make a recording to be broadcast on a radio program for homemakers. This will be available online very soon. I love the idea of an old fashioned radio show. In the old days, mothers would sit by the radio and do some sewing while they listened. Or they would clean and bake while their favorite radio program was on. It is so much better than television because you can keep busy while you listen.
Do you remember listening to a radio program? What was your favorite? I'd love to hear your ideas!
"I learned more about Christianity from my mother than from all the theologians in England." - John Wesley
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"Stop being so sure that you are always right, and others wrong. Don't trust your own opinion, when you find it contrary to that of older men, and especially to that of your own parents. Age gives experience, and therefore deserves respect." - J. C. Ryle