How Can We Afford It?

It seems like every time I am presenting the importance of giving our children a biblical education, the same question is always asked.  It doesn’t matter if I am doing a teacher in-service, speaking to a group of parents or preaching at a church, the question is always the same.  In fact, it is usually […]

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What Do You Own and Why Do You Have It?

Two of my grandchildren stayed overnight with us this past weekend.  After church yesterday we took them out for lunch.  While we were waiting for our food, I thought that I would see what they took away from the morning’s message.  They had paid attention to the pastor’s message and were able to share with […]

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Keys To Survival

Last week I presented what I believe to be the real threat to the sustainability of Christian education.  Christian school educators must stay true to a biblical philosophy of education in order to experience God’s hand of favor on their efforts.  I believe that there are several keys that will determine whether or not Christian […]

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Will We Survive and Thrive?

Last week we looked at several challenges that that threaten the sustainability of Christian schools.  These are very real obstacles that all Christian schools are already facing or will face in the near future.  Several readers left some excellent comments.  To see these comments you can simply click here. I shared with you three categories of threats that […]

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Will Christian Schools Remain Productive?

Recently I had the privilege of participating in the Global Christian School Leadership Summit.  The Summit was the coming together of almost 700 leaders representing several Christian education associations from around the world.   The purpose of the Summit was to develop a unified vision for the future of the Christian school movement. A variety of topics […]

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This Book is a Must for all Education

Last week we saw that the Bible is the most important textbook that must be the foundation of all education.  This week I want to share with you what I believe to be the second most important textbook in education.  These two textbooks together bring God-intended meaning into education and both need to be read […]

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The Lord’s Day?

I find myself with a growing burden over what takes place in Christians’ lives on Sunday these days. I grew up when Sunday was truly the Lord’s Day. In some ways you didn’t have a choice; there was nothing else to do. Stores were closed all day with the very few exceptions of a couple […]

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A Challenge to Pastors

It seems that as long as I have been involved in Christian education there has been a cry for pastors to be more supportive of biblically based education for our children and youth.  Over the years I have heard all the arguments and understand the enormous pressure that pastors are under when it comes to […]

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My Favorite Christmas Verse

Christmas is a wonderful time of the year.  It is the time when we celebrate the birth of a baby who came to earth to be mankind’s Savior.  There are so many verses in the Bible that tell of this amazing event.  However, of all the verses that talk about the coming of Jesus Christ […]

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