Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Meet A Leader: Liz

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

Favorite chore?

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!

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