I read this today and it really sums up why we homeschool-
This is reason #1 why we are planning to homeschool: I believe that God has given us a job that takes 24 hours a day. Will my children have the whole Bible memorized? Probably not. But making learning and living the Scripture a centerpiece of their years in our home is something I believe wholeheartedly that we must do - and it will take tremendous effort and time.runwatchplaywait.blogspot.com, Run the Earth, Watch the Sky...: Homeschooling: Part Two - Radical discipleship, Aug 2009
You should read the whole article.