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Christian Vocation

In my last post I discussed the roundabout way I got into teaching. This time, I’m going to ...
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Some Ideas to Have Children “Up Front” in your Congregation’s Worship Services

Part I – Children as Lectors Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me and do not hinder them, ...
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That Reminds Me: Countless Ways to Think About God in the World

Just look around.The examples and artifacts that surround you can help you live within the Christian biblical worldview. ...
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Rest-Based Living

Since March of 2020, I’ve heard a lot about self-care and stress management. I’ve heard statements thrown around ...
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Show and Tell

Do you remember the good old days of show and tell, the excitement of some unknown object from ...
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Getting Together

Nothing has frustrated me more during the past 13 months than not being able to get together in ...
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The Lens of Your Classroom…Having Your Own Children in Your Class

I began my first year of teaching more than two decades ago. I thought I was a good ...
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Revitalizing Our Mission and Ministry

Dr. James Dobson wrote in the November 1990 issue of Focus on the Family magazine titled Children at ...
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Finding Reasons to Say “Yes”

“May I go to the bathroom?” “No, we’re working now.” “Is it OK if I turn in my ...
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