A SOW Seminar & Celebration
To encourage the body of believers to have a vision for
discipleship rather than education.
To explain how our family
uses the Bible as the main text for all the subjects.
To demonstrate how your
home can be the best environment for learning.
To teach basic principles
of educating multi-aged children together.
Merle and David Reece are the founders of Family Life in Christ Ministry
and Home Of Worship: A Christ centered, Bible based, Spirit led, Family
integrated Church. They are also the
authors and publishers of SOW
Curriculum (Student Of the Word: A Bible Centered
Curriculum. They both received
Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord in 1975. Merle has a BS in Elementary and Special Education
and David has a BS in
Agricultural Mechanization from Louisiana State
University. David also has earned his Masters in Biblical Studies from Dallas
Theological Seminary. They were married in 1978 and are the parents of five
children; David Jr., Benjamin, Jonathan, Abigail, & Hannah
and grandparent to Josey.
They have been homeschooling since the birth of their first child in 1981.
Date: June 19, 2004, Saturday
Convention Center (Boguefalaya Hall), 317 N.
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What: SOW (Student Of the
Word) Curriculum: A K-12th Curriculum in
which the goal is to know God, the method is discipleship, and the main text is
the Bible for all the basic subjects, except
Time: 12:30 pm
- 5:00 pm
Cost: $20.00 /
adult or family early
registration. $25.00 / adult
or family at the door. Spouse & children
free. (No childcare available.) Send
fee & form to : SOW, P.O. Box 680, Tylertown, MS. 39667.
A hands on workshop for parents interested in learning how to
educate (disciple) their
children using the Bible as the main text.
Time: 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Cost: Each family pays for its own meal!
Description: Bring meal, eat
out, or order out and eat in.
Time: 6:00 - 8:00 pm
This is a separate event from the SOW Seminar! Families using the SOW
Curriculum will give various presentations and testimonies and will have the
student's SOW notebooks & projects for display.
*Special invitation to all families!!! Come and visit
us at Home Of Worship: A Christ centered, Bible based, Spirit led, Family
integrated Church, Sunday, June 20th, @ TBA, 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
(Worship, prayer, testimony, Bible study, Lord's Supper, meal, recreation, &
|| The Goal:
Make Disciples, The Plan: Discipleship, & The Text: Bible
|| Home Management: Using the Scope &
Sequence & Charts
|| How to Pray, Memorize Scripture, &
Walk in the Spirit
|| Inductive Bible Study: Outline,
Vocabulary, Setting, Character, Topic, etc.
|| Writing, Spelling, English, &
Literature with a Purpose
|| Science, Geography, & History
Vocational, Ministry, Life Skills, & Family Life
|| Questions Answered
|| Dinner :
Each family provides own meal.
Celebration: FREE to all families!
SOW families share and display SOW notebooks.
will be hands on activities relating to the SOW Curriculum, testimonies by SOW
and handouts or worksheets correlated to each session. It is will be an
encouraging and informative time, even if you are not using the SOW Curriculum, or just an old
pro at homeschooling.
Testimony: "My daughter, Katie and I attended the SOW
Conference. THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOU! to you and your entire
family for your wonderful and gracious hospitality and fellowship. It was a
fun, entertaining, uplifting, educational, and a Christian experience. You have
a wonderful family and I feel blessed to have had the chance to have met you
If you would like more information,
call or email:
David & Merle Reece, #1-601-876-0974 or