Wednesday, February 25, 2009

We're going to an amazing AMTC talent contest this summer and are scrimping, saving, and doing odd jobs to be able to pay for our trip without increasing our debt or slowing our progress towards financial freedom so if you have any odd jobs, please shoot us an email at

Don will be competing in singing and acting competitions and everyone in the family will be able to attend classes and talent shows. To learn more about AMTC visit

Our Target

  1. Glorify God – Serve the Lord with gladness & obedience.
  2. Testify about salvation thru Jesus Christ – in word and deed.
  3. Honor one another through kind speech & loving actions. see Treasuring Family
  4. Live other centered lives.
  5. Raise children who desire to love the Lord with all their hearts & come to know Him as savior at an early age.
  6. Raise children who honor and respect their parents.
  7. Discover the truth of God’s word together through regular Bible reading & study.
  8. Worship together in the home and with other members of the body of Christ.
  9. Raise children who have an accurate understanding of their talents and gifts. Arrange opportunities for them to develop & employ their passions in the advancement of God’s kingdom through their daily life and vocation.
  10. Prayerfully arrange for family members to be mentored and befriended by people who will encourage them to discover & pursue God’s plan.
  11. Encourage & train family members to be wise & faithful stewards of the resources placed under their control so that they will be responsible caretakers, generous givers & cheerful tithers.
  12. Stimulate a hopeful disposition with a constant appetite for Heaven & the eternal state.
  13. Have fun together often.