Welcome to Daily Encouragement!

Hi, I’m Charlene Notgrass. I was born a long time before you, way back in 1953. I loved homeschooling — once I learned how to make homeschooling who our family was instead of something I carried around like a big, heavy burden every day. From the lessons God has taught me, I offer you daily encouragement. Read more about my journey.

Jolly Good Friends

This chromolithograph c. 1897 is entitled “Jolly Good Friends.” Friends who are jolly and good love us, look out for our welfare, help us when we are in need, give us companionship, and bless us in many other ways. However,…

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