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About EncourAGEnet

EncourAGEnet's purpose is linking, equipping, encouraging, and celebrating post-retirement service.

 

LEA EncourAGEnet was established in 2008. Among the Network's goals are to

·        prepare LEA members for post-retirement service

·        showcase examples of post-retirement service options

·        disseminate information about opportunities for service and resource people and  materials

·        encourage LEA connection to non-members by offering access to an e-mail distribution list, website, and Shaping the Future magazine.

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EncourAGEnet Bulletin


Nominations are open for LEA awards… Nominate a worthy colleague or yourself for one of LEA’s annual awards. Check out qualifications and the nomination process. Deadline for nominations is November 20. (You might especially be interested in the Distinguished Retired Lutheran Educator Award and in the Christus Magister.)

WOW… Be sure to see the new weekly Wednesday devotional piece—Words on Wednesday—a brief and encouraging devotional piece with a new writer every week. Hear from teacher Sarah Salzberg on Psalm 1 this week.

This week’s proverbial devotion:
Honest, Teacher from the Proverbs for Teachers reprint series.

A different perspective… Reclaiming the Power of Lament (Dominique Gilliard in Faith & Leadership).

Life-changing… Four Bible Verses on the Gift of Forgiveness (Adele Werner in CPH Blog).

Hands-on on hands… 13 Hand Sanitizer Mistakes You’re Probably Making (Nicole Pajer in Huffpost/NPR The New Normal).

October 29, 2020


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Nominations are open for LEA awards… Nominate a worthy colleague or yourself for one of LEA’s annual awards. Check out qualifications and the nomination process. Deadline for nominations is November 20. (You might especially be interested in the Distinguished Retired Lutheran Educator Award and in the Christus Magister.)

Some essential background for the upcoming election… A one-minute understanding of The Two Kingdoms (Concordia University Irvine) may help with the various Christian perspectives on voting. Of course, you could always go deeper.

More politics… The Church and Politics: Two Kingdoms One Mission (Keith Haney and Greg Seltz in The Light Breaks Through – 22 minute video).

Watch your screen time, but you might want to see what the LCMS video library has to offer, especially during Reformation days. Treasures of the Reformation is one collection to see (Matthew Harrison in Life Together).

WOW… Be sure to see the new weekly Wednesday devotional piece—Words on Wednesday—a brief and encouraging devotional piece with a new writer every week.

This week’s proverbial devotion:
Inside Out from the Proverbs for Teachers reprint series.

October 22, 2020


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