Ensure Your Child’s Success by Letting Them Struggle
Most parents may not be forking over a hundred grand to fake their child’s SAT score, but they’re doing something that I, as an educator, find concerning and harmful: eliminating as much struggle for their children as possible.
Giving our Youth a Faith Worth Fighting For
We’re failing to equip our youth for the battles they’re facing. Telling them “Be nice, learn your Bible verses, and do good works” and hoping they’ll survive is like sending soldiers to war dressed in their pajamas.
Pharisee, Sadducee, Essene, or Zealot: Which Are You?
I was substitute teaching in a high school bible class and the topic I was charged to present dealt with the four religious sects of Judaism in the first century, during the time of Jesus’ earthly ministry. But, as I began to articulate the names of the Jewish groups, I could immediately see that my…
What’s Your Story?
Any time we make ourselves the focus of the story, our view of reality is going to be distorted. The really real is so much bigger than me and my little part of the universe. It’s so much bigger than you, too. We need to figure out where we fit in the bigger story—the story…
Did the Apostle John Make Up the Story of Lazarus?
This Blog is sponsored by Frameworks: A Biblical Worldview Initiative. Frameworks courses are online Bible classes that public school students can take for elective credit on their high school transcript! Learn more at http://frameworks.ncsaz.org. Many historians, and even some Bible scholars, would say, “Yes.” And, they would offer some pretty compelling evidence to support their…
Why University Bound Christians Should Study Creationism
If Darwinian evolution sends so many young Christians into a faith crisis, why are we allowing them to enter adulthood completely unequipped to counter the claims of Darwin and defend what the bible teaches about creation?
Delightful and Truthful: Nails and Goads Part 2.
Part 2. Ecclesiastes 12:10-11 says, “The Preacher sought to find words of delight, and uprightly he wrote words of truth. The words of the wise are like goads, and like nails firmly fixed are the collected sayings; they are given by one shepherd.” As mentioned in Part 1 of this blog, this passage can help…
Fighting Abortion from a Biblical Worldview
When it comes to addressing abortion, we must address it for what it truly is by digging deeper and attacking it at its root. Ultimately, the problem of abortion finds its solution in the gospel — God loves sinners.
Delightful and Truthful Words: Nails and Goads Part 1
Biblical worldview immersion goes beyond the content we’re transmitting to our students. It is also a way of teaching and being in the classroom.