Tell Me a Story!

Contributor: Arlene Birt | File type : Blog Post

Stories are great for teaching academic lessons, spiritual lessons, and life lessons. Tell the story of “The Boy Who Cried Wolf” to teach about telling the truth and what happens when someone ... Read More

Must-Reads Book List

Contributor: Anna Zehr | File type : Curricular

The compilers chose for this list books recognized as timeless classics, or books that form values or expand the minds of readers. Books listed in the preschool through lower elementary sections can b... Read More

Peace Demonstrated

Contributor: Edsel Burdge | Length : 51 | File type : Audio

What does peace look like when demonstrated? Mr. Burdge sketches the stories of conscientious objectors in World War I.

Resources available: Anabaptist history curriculum from Mennonite Education Agency

Contributor: Mennonite Education Agency | File type : Teaching Material

The Mennonite Education Agency has produced an Anabaptist history curriculum that is freely available on their website. Running the Race is designed for seventh and eighth grade. Be aware that, as a p... Read More

Sample Guidelines for Christian School Library

Contributor: Jonas Sauder | File type : Curricular

This document contains guidelines for developing a Christian school library and a reviewer's checklist. Use it, modifying as needed, to foster the values of your school community. Download the guidel... Read More

Good Hard Knocks

Contributor: Betty Yoder | File type : Blog Post

A few years ago, a friend suggested the title The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane by Kate DiCamillo as a worthwhile story time read.  It is! In the story, a china rabbit named Edward, who,... Read More

History of Anabaptist Missions (Wendell Heatwole)

Contributor: Wendell Heatwole | Length : 40 | File type : Audio

Remember those times when you found yourself in a dark auditorium listening to someone laboriously detailing a recent trip with countless slides? You could hardly sit still and keep your eyes open. Yo... Read More

Connecting with Your Support Base (Jon Stoltzfus)

Contributor: Jon Stoltzfus | Length : 49 | File type : Audio

Presenting your ministry to the public is an important part of your ministry. Whether through newsletters, brochures, or presentations, it is important to share information that is up to date and accu... Read More

Educating for the Kingdom: Compassion (Jeremy Sauder)

Contributor: Jeremy Sauder | Length : 39 | File type : Audio

Sometimes we get so caught up in our own stories that we forget about others in the room. Compassion enables us to imagine what others are feeling. Jeremy begins his first presentation in this teach... Read More

Gaining Wisdom from the Past (Ken Kauffman)

Contributor: Ken Kauffman | Length : 32 | File type : Audio

Gaining wisdom begins with acquiring knowledge and understanding. Historical knowledge frees us from the tyranny of the past or the blindness of the present. As we value our past, we gain wisdom. ... Read More