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Hausvater: /HAUS-fah-ter/
noun (German)
1. Housefather.
2. Spiritually responsible head of household, including the housefather as assisted by the housemother.
>> Example: "As the Hausvater should teach it [Christian doctrine] to the entire family ..."
(Martin Luther, Small Catechism, 1529)

General Theme:

“Lessons Learned at Home”


Suggested Topics:

  • Home Devotions
  • Homeschooling
  • Honoring Parents and Grandparents
  • Cooperating with Siblings
  • Etc.



Pencil, Pen, Crayon, Marker, or Paint on White Paper



  • T-Shirts (Acts 2:38-39 theme: Forgiveness in Christ. It’s for you and for your children.)
  • Possible Publication in a Book about Christian Home Education



Children, ages 0 through 17 years



The deadline passed on June 30, 2010. No eligible entries were received. Please refer back to this website later to learn of future contest offerings.


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