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Heidi St. John has been married to her husband, Jay, since 1989. Together they have seven children and one grandson! The St. Johns’ children range in age from under five to adult. They have homeschooled the kids all the way through high school. A favorite conference and radio speaker, Heidi approaches marriage and parenting with humor and grace. Her passion to encourage moms and set them free to be who God has created them to be will bless and encourage you.

Workshops

The Distracted Mom (iMom)
Do you have a rooster in your house? You might—if you find that you’re feeling off-balance, behind, and overwhelmed by all you have to do—or are easily side-tracked by things like social media. Join Heidi for an honest, funny hour of learning how to root out your roosters and stay on track. Perfect for busy moms who need a new strategy to conquer all they have to do. You’ll leave with five strategies for staying focused and encouraged for your journey.

Better for Best: Keeping Christ as the Center of Your Home
Do you struggle to keep your heart tuned into God’s voice through all the other “noise” of this life? In this Pinterest-perfect world, it’s all too easy to hold the Lord at arm’s length until we do the “important” things. Learn the secret of developing an intimate spiritual life and why it makes all the difference in your family and marriage.

Biblical Discernment in an Unbiblical Age
Our grandparents were bombarded with Christian values in a world that was firmly grounded on faith and family. Our parents were part of a cultural revolution in which faith became laughable and families were disassembled on a wholesale basis. Now, we find ourselves awash in a world where what is good is called evil and what is evil is called good. Learn why nurturing biblical discernment is an essential life skill for any parent hoping to navigate the treacherous cultural waters of the 21st century.

The Busy Homeschool Mom’s Guide™ to Daylight: How to Fit Your Size-16 Day into a Size 10
Tick Tock.
Have you ever experienced a series of days, weeks, or even months when you felt like you just could NOT get on top of all that you had to do? Most moms struggle with finding a balance when it comes to homeschooling and keeping up with daily tasks. If you’re struggling with trying to do it all, you will enjoy hearing some of Heidi’s favorite tips for managing homeschooling and homemaking…and still finding time to fit in “other things” (like alone time with your husband!). Get set free from the expectations of others, laugh out loud, and learn how the words “be intentional” can make a huge difference in your ability to manage your home and your homeschooling.

The Secret in the Sunset
Grumble much? Learn how to develop an attitude of gratitude as you raise your children, laying hold of the special treasures and moments hidden within your sometimes-overwhelming daily life. Learn how to hang onto and even appreciate where you are right now. Slow down with Heidi as she shares candidly about finding peace and strength for your heart in the midst of the busyness of homeschooling and raising seven children.