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Prayer of the Teacher

Contributor: Dorcas Peight | File type : Blog Post

Not a Good Day “The directions say I am supposed to find fourteen adverbs in this story,” she said. “I only found three of them, two not’s and one very.” I was tired of this day and of... Read More

The Good Things of This Time: Guiding Lower-Elementary Learning at Home

Contributor: Anna Zehr | Length : 21 | File type : Video

How do teachers maintain human contact with their students during the shutdown? How can relationships grow during enforced separation? What are some tips for using Zoom effectively? How can students... Read More

Spiritual Disciplines: How Should We Do Them? Part 1

Contributor: Arlyn Nisly | Length : 40 | File type : Audio

We all admire and appreciate the fruit of careful, rigorous training, whether in artisans, athletes, chefs, craftsmen, neurosurgeons, or preachers. We recognize, at least partially, the sacrificial de... Read More

Planning School Devotions for the Year

Contributor: Jonas Sauder | File type : Document

What is the purpose for devotions? Are they another chance to practice your program songs, or a meaningful opportunity for student growth? Jonas shares a list of considerations for planning devotional... Read More

To Lack Nothing: Why Practice and Teach Spiritual Disciplines?

Contributor: Arlyn Nisly | Length : 5 | File type : Video

Prayer, reading the Bible, fasting, singing: We know these are good things, but how can we stay motivated to do them? How do we teach them to our students when the results often aren't obvious? Arlyn ... Read More

Intercessory Prayer (Floyd Stoltzfus)

Contributor: Floyd Stoltzfus | Length : 46 | File type : Audio

Intercessory prayer is a lost art. How do I fit this rewarding ministry into my busy schedule? What did Jesus have to say about prayer? How and when did the early church practice it? More importantly,... Read More

Treasure of Careful Planning (Donna Kauffman)

Contributor: Donna Kauffman | Length : 45 | File type : Audio

Are you aware of your purpose for living on this earth? Do you find your Bible Reading, Prayer Moments or even Homemaking tasks fulfilling pursuits? Or hopeless?

Taking Care of Your People (Panel Discussion)

Contributor: Allen Roth | Length : 46 | File type : Audio

The purpose of this discussion is to share practical ideas for churches and loved ones to improve their care of missionaries while in service.

Think on These Things

Contributor: Betty Yoder | File type : Blog Post

Have you noticed how easy it is to focus on the negative things in both people and circumstances?  It comes so naturally.  Once I start noticing an irritating trait in a student or situation and t... Read More

Personal Holiness Makes a Difference

Contributor: John Coblentz | Length : 2 | File type : Audio

Your personal life will make an impact in your home, your classroom, your church, and your community. John urges us to live lives of personal holiness for the sake of those we influence. This ... Read More