NEW at www.lea.org …
GLEnet, ETnet, and PEN weekly
devotion “Fantastic Field Trip—The End is
Insight” based on Rev. 1:7. You
may go directly to the pdf version
Past… devotion: “Light
Headed” from 2005 based on John 1:6–7. You may also go directly to the pdf version here.
You Are a Missionary! by Mark Schulz is a don’t-miss
article in the new issue of Shaping the
Future. Learn practical and potent steps to reach the unchurched in your
school. Share this with your pastor too.
Honoring President Bush as his funeral train went through
town, students at Trinity in Klein, Tex. make a wonderful patriotic and
respectful statement. (Thanks to Tom Geyer for this lead.)
5 Ways to Involve
Kids in Christmas Outreach
(Kelsye Hughes in ChristianMedia magazine)…
practical, not-too-late ideas to share the Christmas message with others.
new to be discovered in God’s wonderful creations that are us! A lesson about
brains—and human humility too.
Doing Ministry in a World of Expressive
(Trevin Wax in Kingdom People)… A
thought-provoking reading about a current spiritual problem. Includes a link to
the first part of this topic.
2019 National Administrators Conference
sectionals include “Ongoing Issues in School Safety” by Bill Nickerson. February
17—19, Washington, D.C.
Scroll down for the Dec. 7, issue.
New on lea.org
LEADnet, ECEnet, SECnet, MIDnet, PEN, and EncourAGEnet. Updated weekly
Winter 2019 issue of Shaping the Future
Good News Gazette (CPH)… lots
of resources—good news indeed! Also from CPH: 150th Anniversary Art Contest.
Edible Advent Wreath (Kathie
Philips in ChurchLeaders)… For those
who pine to have their wreath and eat it too.
you for the many prayers
and offers for help that have been shared on behalf of the educational
ministries and churches impacted by Friday’s 7.0 earthquake in Anchorage. Some
of you have asked how you and your school might help. Anchor Lutheran has
posted its needs and who to contact on the LCMS School to School site: https://schooltoschool.lcms.org/school/anchor-lutheran-school/.
to Jim Scriven, executive director for education services, LCMS Northwest
LEA Webinars to Become Podcasts… LEA webinars will now be in podcast format. This
change makes it more convenient for both listeners and presenters to
participate at times convenient to their own schedules. You will receive
notifications whenever a new podcast is ready for access. The first podcast is
scheduled for recording on December 19 and be announced and made available a
day or two later. Watch for Marriage of Math and Mastery by Barbara Doyle. We
hope you will benefit from this service. All previous webinars are cataloged
and available under Resources>Podcasts & ArchivedWebinars at www.lea.org.
December 7, 2018