Category Archives: Notes From The Road

Insightful Words from Michelangelo

My wife and I are currently in Italy. Yesterday we reached our favorite Italian city, Florence. We had visited it once before, but for less than a day. There is so much art and history here, however, that such a … Continue reading

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Thoughts From Two Adoptive Fathers

This past weekend, I spoke at the Sioux Empire Christian Home Educators Convention. I have spoken there at least twice before, and I have not been disappointed. This weekend was no exception. I met a lot of really interesting people, … Continue reading

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Bill Nye Couldn’t Be More Wrong!

I have probably harped on Bill Nye’s errors far too much (see here, here, here, here, here, here, and here). Partly, this is because he continues to make them, when even a small amount of self-education would fix that problem. … Continue reading

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A Spinosaurus and a “Pregnant” T. Rex at the Texas Homeschool Convention

I love going to homeschool conventions. This past weekend, I spoke at the Texas Homeschool Convention, and it was a wonderful experience. I got to talk with a lot of interesting people, like the great granddaughter of Maria von Trapp. … Continue reading

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The Dominican Republic Also Shows Bill Nye Was Wrong

I finished my speaking tour in the Dominican Republic, and it was quite an experience! I gave talks about creation in public schools, private schools, churches, and a university. The people were incredibly warm and inviting, and even though I … Continue reading

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Creation Science in the Dominican Republic

On Thursday of last week, I left Indiana for the Dominican Republic to give lectures about the science of creation to schools, churches, and universities. This lovely country is an explicitly Christian nation. Its motto is “Dios, Patria, Libertad” (God, … Continue reading

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The 2015 California Homeschool Conference: Wisdom from Jacob and Kristine Barnett

I spent this past weekend in Ontario, California, speaking at the California Homeschool Convention, which is part of the Great Homeschool Conventions series. There are a lot of wonderful things I could say about the Great Homeschool Conventions, but the … Continue reading

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The 2015 Homeschool Iowa Conference

I spent this past weekend speaking at the Homeschool Iowa Conference. I had never been to this particular homeschool conference before, and I am so glad I got to go this year. The attendance was excellent, the conference ran smoothly, … Continue reading

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The 2015 Michigan Home Education Conference And The Success of Homeschooled Students

This past weekend, I spoke at the Michigan Home Education Conference. It might have been the very first time I have spoken at this convention, even though it has been going on for quite a while. It was held in … Continue reading

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The Ontario Christian Home Educators’ Convention

On Friday and Saturday last week, I spoke at the Ontario Christian Home Educators’ Convention in Ontario, Canada. It has been 10 years or more since I last spoke there, so it was nice to be back. The convention was … Continue reading

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