Dara Halydier has homeschooled for 21 years and just retired! Her five boys are launched and doing well. They love the Lord, serve Him, and love to get together as often as possible! Dara is a pastor’s wife, a Bible teacher, a conference and retreat speaker, a mentor and a friend. Dara is the president of Abiding Truth Ministry and the author of Practical Proverbs for Younger Students, Practical Proverbs for Older Students, and As They Sit and Stand: A Resource and Guide for Teaching Your Children the Bible. Dara has learned life’s lessons the hard way—experience! She has moved over thirty times, deals with chronic pain, has four boys with learning disabilities, and has overcome a past of abuse and shame to proclaim God’s grace, forgiveness, and freedom.