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Christian Education: Mission Field or Discipleship? Epilogue

A friend of mine asked some questions regarding the inclusion of unbelieving children in a Christian school. I have included his questions along with my answers below: 279 more words

Christian Education

Ideas for Celebrating Resurrection and New Life in Springtime

It is springtime in the Northern Hemisphere. Spring is a tangible way in which we see how our lives are changed by God’s grace. All around us, the “dead” is “coming back to life” and growing, by the grace of the Holy Spirit. 1,217 more words

Educational Resource

Endorsing Camp: a "talk" about Lakeshore and why you should support it!

I was asked recently to speak in a local Tennessee church about my experience of Lakeshore Camp & Retreat Center and thought I would publish (an edited version of) the talk here on the blog for it to be read: 1,152 more words

Essays

Doing Things the Hard Way

Recognizing the Kingdom of God and its justice system has everything to do with God’s law. If we do not become expert in the application of God’s commands to every area of life and thought, we can convince ourselves that we are pleasing God when in actuality we are pleasing ourselves. 363 more words

Family

Sunday of the Myrrh Bearing Women

Who were the Myrrh-Bearing Women?

According to Scripture and Sacred Tradition, the Myrrh-Bearing women are said to be: The Mother of God (Virgin Mary); Mary Magdalene; Mary, the wife of Clopas; Joanna, wife of Chouza; Salome, the mother of the sons of Zebedee; Mary and Martha, the sisters of Lazarus; and, Susanna. 306 more words

Orthodox

Does Your Church Need a Children's Ministry Missions Statement?

By Israel Galindo, Associate Dean for Lifelong Learning

I have been surveying mission statements of children’s ministries in preparation for some new courses (the majority of congregations surveyed don’t have one). 653 more words

Along The Journey

The Right Plan for Amara

It’s been a long road to learning for Amara Scholl and her family. After trying more than three different schools in her short school career, Amara has advanced more than two grade levels in just her first six months at… 426 more words

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