Meet a Leader: Liz Deroos-Trinity Liason & Ministry Head
Name? Liz Deroos
Husband Name? Brad
Children? Sarah (28) married to Jeth; Rachel (25) married to Wes; Nathan (23) Kate (20), Ben (17)
Favorite childhood memory? Camping vacations
How did you make decision to homeschool?
Through observing homeschooling families’ interactions, prayer, and the desire for a happy tight-knit family
Favorite subject in school growing up?
Colonial history (I grew up in Massachusetts!)
Favorite subject to teach now?
Bible study, History and literature
Favorite quality in a friend?
Encouragement and supportiveness
Least favorite chore?
Washing pots and pans
Favorite parenting resource?
God’s supply of patience and wisdom through prayer
Knowing what you know now, what is your best tip for other homeschooling moms?
Be gentle to yourself and your kids. Have realistic expectations for all parties. Read good books together!
If you had an extra hour in your day how would you spend it?
Funny, I do have that extra hour now and I am catching up on reading, organizing pictures, gardening and houseplants. I am relearning how to do one thing at a time!