Bryant Family Farm Blog

Happy Father’s Day!

Happy Father’s Day Dad!!

We are so grateful for you, your steadfast love, and your faithfulness to the Lord. We love you so much!

“Children’s children are the crown of old men; and the glory of children are their fathers.”
(Proverbs 17:6)

“In the fear of the LORD is strong confidence: and his children shall have a place of refuge.”
(Proverbs 14:26)

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May in Pictures

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Samuel has done a wonderful job raising our broilers this year spring

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Cattle are enjoying the luscious grass after all the rain

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Planting trees around the house

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It has rained a lot this past month, resulting in abundant mud on the farm. A few weeks ago it was time to take the hogs to the butcher, so we had to load them in the trailer. After a 2-hour battle trying to get them to go in the trailer, the farmers were successful–and covered in mud from head to toe! 

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Samuel and Dad making new chicken waterers

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May 23 marked the 15 year anniversary since we moved from Korea to Kansas. We enjoyed reliving memories and looking at old photo albums!

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We had a picnic with the McMinns as they were traveling through Kansas

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Remembering the thousands who have given the ultimate sacrifice for freedom…

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It was fun to see the Savoca family again as they were also traveling in Kansas

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The Prigge family is moving away soon! We’ll miss them!

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The pouring rain didn’t hinder the crew from a hearty game of Frisbee…

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“Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, which according to his abundant mercy hath begotten us again unto a lively hope by the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead.” (I Peter 1:3)

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Happy Mothers Day Mom!

 

Mom….

How can words express our thankfulness and appreciation for all you do as a mother 365 days a year?!
Thank you so much for your unconditional love and being a minister of God’s love to us! We love you.

“Her children arise up, and call her blessed;
her husband also, and he praiseth her.
Many daughters have done virtuously,
but thou excellest them all.”
{Proverbs 31:28-29}

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Joyful Daughters Conference

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On March 20-21st, our family was privileged to organize a conference for KBR subscribers. The Joyful Daughters Conference brought together young ladies and their mothers from around the country for a time of seeking the Word of God together. Sessions were given by many speakers and we are so grateful for the wisdom they shared!

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The registration team: Rachael, Grace, and Lydia – thank you so much ladies!

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Families from around the US

So thankful for sisters!

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“Seeking the Lord: A Life-Changing Relationship”

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“Finding Contentment and Fulfillment in the Lord Jesus”

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A panel of KBR columnists

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“What Are Your Expectations?”

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Rachael did an amazing job with the kitchen team and making lunches!

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Lots of helping hands

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Family fellowship night and pizza party

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It was wonderful to see Abigail and meet her husband and son! She has been such a blessing through the past ten years of KBR’s publication and we are thankful for the opportunity to visit again!

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Rachael and Kainoa

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We were super excited to have the L. ladies be a part of the weekend! They were so fun and contributed their creative talents in so many ways to the event. Thank you so much, Rachel, for being our fantastic event photographer!!

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Jonathan and Micah

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Sarah and Hope

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So good to visit with Mrs. S. and Tiffany again!

“Blessed is the people that know the joyful sound:
they shall walk, O LORD, in the light of thy countenance.”
{Psalm 89:15}

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He is Risen!

He is risen, he is risen!
Tell it out with joyful voice:
He has burst his three days’ prison;
let the whole wide earth rejoice:
death is conquered, man is free,
Christ has won the victory.


He is risen, he is risen!
He hath opened heaven’s gate:
we are free from sin’s dark prison,
risen to a holier state;
and a brighter Easter beam
on our longing eyes shall stream.

“In the end of the sabbath,
as it began to dawn toward the first day of the week,
came Mary Magdalene and the other Mary to see the sepulchre.
And, behold, there was a great earthquake:
for the angel of the Lord descended from heaven,
 and came and rolled back the stone from the door, and sat upon it.
His countenance was like lightning, and his raiment white as snow:
And for fear of him the keepers did shake, and became as dead men.
And the angel answered and said unto the women,
Fear not ye: for I know that ye seek Jesus, which was crucified.
He is not here: for he is risen, as he said.
Come, see the place where the Lord lay.”
{Matthew 28}

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Happy Birthday, Rachael

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Happy 16th Birthday, Rachael!!

We love you so much!!! Have a wonderful day!

“The king’s daughter is all glorious within:
her clothing is of wrought gold.” (Psalms 45:13)

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Visit with Family

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After our time in Kentucky, we headed south to visit extended family. We were thankful for good weather and safe travels.

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The van had a little time in the shop, but the problem was quickly resolved and we were able to continue on our way

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A yummy Chick-Fil-A dinner, serenaded by a local songwriter

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Mama with the grandchildren

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Dad used to shop in this Army store as a young boy. It was neat to go back with our boys.

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Wonderful style!

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Yummy ice cream

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Leah and Sarah

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Dinner with fun relatives

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Dana enjoyed visiting with a dear friend while she was in her hometown

“The way of the LORD is strength to the upright.”
{Proverbs 10:29}

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The Creation Museum

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While in Kentucky, we toured the Creation Museum. It was very interesting and a true work of art – well laid out! If you are ever in Kentucky, it is worth the visit.

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Walking through the Garden of Eden

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Methuselah talking to Nathan

In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth. And God saw every thing that he had made, and, behold, it was very good. And the evening and the morning were the sixth day.”
{Genesis 1:1,31}

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Samuel

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Happy birthday
Samuel!!!!

We love you so much and look forward to what God has in store for you in this new year!

“A wise man will hear, and will increase learning; and a man of understanding shall attain unto wise counsels.” {Proverbs 1:5}

 

 

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The Gen2 Conference

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Last week, we attended the Gen2 Conference held at the Creation Museum in Kentucky. The Gen2 survey was a survey of young people raised in religious homes, between the ages of 18-38. The data gathered from this large survey was to reveal key influences of the first generation of homeschoolers and analyze their current situation/belief. At the Gen2 conference, the survey results were revealed, along with excellent commentary by many Christian leaders and leaders of the homeschool movement, as the data was analyzed.

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Dr. Brian Ray and Kevin Swanson reviewing survey data

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We were very grateful to be able to attend the conference, it being during a time of year when our milking animals are dry and we are able to travel, with someone to care for the animals while we are away. The speakers all had excellent points and we all came away with nuggets of wisdom learned, and a fresh vision for pressing forward in our duties to be faithful to the Lord, in a culture that is diametrically opposed to His law and method for raising children.

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We had the privilege of helping prepare and serve the meals during the conference. What fun memories and friendships were made while putting together hundreds of lunches – or lasagna dinners – or root beer floats!

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The guys’ table had way too much fun with the root beer float operation!

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New friends – the William ladies

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Playing games with other attendees at the hotel

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Fellowship was encouraging

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Interesting conversations about the Ark Encounter and Ken Ham vs. Bill Nye Debate

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Al Mohler 

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It was great to meet the Neely Team at the conference – such a sweet family

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Ken Ham – “Already Gone”

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Rachael, Sarah, Sarah, and Sarah!

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Young farmers

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This panel session was very interesting – “Why we Aren’t Quitting – Full Steam Ahead!”

A few things that were highlighted in this excellent panel by second generation homeschoolers:

  • God’s way of raising up the next generation for His glory is the only “method” that works. The survey results merely proved that. We must be committed to raising families that will love and serve Him, so that they will take forth the Gospel into the next generation.

  • Homeschooling is not merely a method of education; it is a context for the Biblical discipleship of the next generation.

  • The “homeschool pioneers” have sacrificed so much these past few decades to establish freedoms and progress in the movement. The second generation — the millennials — must be faithful stewards of the many talents they have been given because of their parents’ labor. They must choose to stand on Biblical principles which their parents have fought for, and commit to standing true to God’s Word as they press forward.

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Sarah with Tara

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An evening of fellowship to finish off a wonderful weekend

“Only take heed to thyself, and keep thy soul diligently, lest thou forget the things which thine eyes have seen, and lest they depart from thy heart all the days of thy life: but teach them thy sons, and thy sons’ sons.
{Deuteronomy 4:9}

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