Contributor: Jake Martins | Length : 12 | File type : Audio
If our schools are to be Christian, they must be grounded in the spiritual reality of the Christian life. Jake urges us to set our affections on what is above.
Contributor: Murray Horst | Length : 23 | File type : Audio
Class trips are always a highlight for the students and teachers alike. We all enjoy planning them, participating in them as well as reminiscing on them. However, why do we go on class trips? Are clas... Read More
Contributor: John Gerber | Length : 11 | File type : Audio
If our work is to succeed, it must be a channel for making God known. The purpose of learning is to enable us to follow Christ.
Contributor: Matt Peachey | Length : 3 | File type : Audio
If the purpose of your school is to bring people to Christ, why worry about academics? Matt challenges this view, and calls us to see Christian education as excellent education.
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Contributor: Daryl Weaver | Length : 43 | File type : Audio
Teamwork: the context in which we serve; the greater purpose for which we serve. We are called to walk worthily by the grace we have been given in order to perfect our pupils.
Contributor: Lucinda J Kinsinger | File type : Blog Post
Ever hear a student complain that they’ll never use the algebra they’re struggling through? Or that diagrams in language arts have nothing to do with real life? The next time you hear statements... Read More
Contributor: Marlene Brubacher | Length : 59 | File type : Audio
Some verses are skimmed and forgotten; others are savored and remembered. Lets explore the ways vulnerability, pivotal word choice, and author tone transform forgettable rhymes into living poetry th... Read More
Contributor: Stephanie Leinbach | Length : 61 | File type : Audio
Theme is the glue that holds a story together, but sometimes we get stuck in it. We will examine how and when we identify theme, where we should put it, and why we allow it to sabotage our stories.
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Contributor: Merle Burkholder | Length : 43 | File type : Audio
What are vision, mission, and core value statements? Why are they important, and how are they determined? How can we keep them from merely being on a plaque on the wall, or a paper in a file drawer?... Read More
Contributor: Cynthia Brubaker | Length : 42 | File type : Audio
John Greenleaf Whittier writes, "Take from our lives the strain and stress and let our ordered lives confess the beauty of thy peace." This workshop explores ways we can cooperate with God in pursuing... Read More