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December 10, 2018

Why Do You Do What You Do?

Christmas is just around the corner.  I find that too many of us get so busy at this time of year that we actually miss the season’s true meaning.  When…

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December 2, 2018

Some Haunting Questions

Have you ever received an email or text message that hit you hard and you couldn’t get it out of your mind?  Well, that happened to me last week.  I…

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November 26, 2018

Tradition or Christ?

There are some buzzwords and phrases that have caused me great concern over the past several years.  I hear these words from leaders in churches, schools and other ministry organizations….

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November 18, 2018

It Must Be More Than Just One Day

All across the United States family and friends will gather together on Thursday for fellowship, fun and food.  This is because the third Thursday of November is celebrated as Thanksgiving…

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November 12, 2018

Was Blamires Right?

I had the privilege of speaking at the BJ Press Worldview Conference at the Creation Museum and Ark Encounter last week.  I came away from the conference encouraged, challenged and…

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November 4, 2018

The Danger of Memory Loss

This past Friday I had the distinct privilege of attending a powerful Veterans Day Program.  I have always enjoyed and been moved at these types of programs over the years….

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October 28, 2018

This Is Important!

I seldom address politics in my weekly blogs.  However, it is important that Christians deal with government, including politics, from a biblical worldview.  Jesus told His disciples that they were…

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October 21, 2018

The Key Component of a Biblical Worldview

Every person forms a worldview.  One’s worldview determines how he/she interprets all of life and, therefore, drives his/her everyday actions and attitudes.  Depending on what definition one refers to, a…

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October 14, 2018

The Danger of Double-mindedness

There is a passage of Scripture that has been on my mind for the past several weeks.  It is found in James’ letter to the Christians who had been scattered…

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October 1, 2018

Contaminated Waters: The High Cost

We have been looking at what happened when one city decided to change its source from where it was getting its water.  I want to remind you that the main…

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September 24, 2018

Contaminated Water: Masking the Problem

If you are joining the conversation new, I encourage you to read the first two posts in this series.  The first one was Contaminated Water: A Fatal Decision and last…

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September 16, 2018

Contaminated Water: The Cover-up

When the city officials of Flint, Michigan made the fatal decision to change the source of their water, there were concerns as to the wisdom of this decision.  Some residents…

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September 10, 2018

Contaminated Water: A Fatal Decision

On April 25, 2014 a city in Michigan made a decision that would end up devastating the city’s entire population.  The city was Flint, Michigan and the disaster is known…

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August 26, 2018

Preparing Our Children For The Future

Last week I shared how the majority of parents, church leaders and teachers believe that the main purpose of schooling is to prepare students for more schooling!  They may not…

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August 20, 2018

What Are We Preparing Our Children For?

Over the past 2.5 weeks, I have had the privilege of conducting professional development seminars for nearly 700 administrators, teachers and parents from 15 different schools around the country.  During…

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August 13, 2018

Created For Eternity

I am amazed at how every person desires to live as long as possible.  Even the atheist wants to go on living though he says that he doesn’t fear death….

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August 5, 2018

Created to Create

Man has the amazing ability to create pictures in the mind and then bring into reality what was imagined.  We see man’s creativity in manufacturing, art, literature, music, humor and…

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July 27, 2018

Created to Work

Today there are two dangerous extremes that people exhibit when it comes to looking at the topic of “work.”  One extreme is to view work as something evil and, thus,…

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July 22, 2018

Created to Worship

One of the most important aspects of understanding what it means to be human is to grasp the reality that God created man to worship.  When we hear the word…

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July 15, 2018

Created to Reproduce

It is hard to comprehend how mixed up society is today.  A major point of controversy is being battled over one’s gender.  It has even gotten to the point that…

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July 7, 2018

Created to Relate

In order to fully grasp what it means to be created in the image of God, we must understand that God created man for relationship.  The doctrine of the Trinity…

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July 1, 2018

Created to Reflect

In order to understand what it means to be human, we have to go back to the beginning of human history.  Even though the world tries to convince us that…

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June 17, 2018

Three Simple Acts To Bring God’s Blessing On Your Life

I have a book on my shelf that I take down a couple of times each year.  The book was written by a young man that I first came to…

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June 11, 2018

Is There Not A Cause?

One of my favorite historical accounts found in Scripture is that of David’s fight with Goliath.  When you read about this confrontation in 1 Samuel 17, there are several points…

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June 4, 2018

The Importance of Having a Kingdom Focus

In preparation for a sermon I had to preach this past weekend, I was studying some of the key concepts that Dr. Ken Hemphill wrote about in his book, EKG: The…

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May 20, 2018

Will Our Children Be Able To Stand?

Last week I heard a sermon on the family that had a different twist to it.  The text for the message was taken from Matthew 12:25 which reads: And Jesus…

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May 14, 2018

Strengthening One’s Authority

It is important that parents, church leaders and educators understand the importance of effectively exercising their authority.  Many years ago I read about what makes up one’s authority in any…

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May 6, 2018

Authority: A Stewardship Responsibility

I have been highlighting the issue of authority and submission to authority in several of my recent blogs.  I am giving so much attention to this subject because I believe…

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April 30, 2018

Exercising Authority

Over the past couple of weeks I have attempted to address the issue of authority and subjection from a biblical perspective.  So far, we have seen how authority is set…

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April 22, 2018

My Flesh Always Wants To Say NO!

If you want to get a good argument going, all you have to do is bring up the topics of authority and submission.  Trying to discuss the importance of authority…

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April 16, 2018

Both Sides Have The Wrong Starting Point!

I don’t ever remember when American culture was more divided.  It seems that when topics such as government, public spending, regulations, social welfare, individual rights, and race or gender are…

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April 8, 2018

The Subtle Deceit Behind Secular Education

I asked some questions in this week’s email blast.  If you are reading this, you probably tried to answer these questions and want to know how you did.  The three…

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March 26, 2018

A Parenting Crisis!

I recently read an article that reported on George Barna’s speech to an Ohio pro-life organization. The report caused me great alarm as it revealed the state of Americans in…

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March 19, 2018

Just Do You — Really?

I was on a flight to the Answers in Genesis’ Creation Museum to speak at a worldview conference.  Since this was my first flight in March, I picked up the…

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March 11, 2018

Why Are We In The Mess We Are In Today?

I believe that every one would agree that this world has gone absolutely crazy over the past decade or two.  This country is very divided right now.  We are divided…

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March 5, 2018

Growing Healthy Trees – Part 5

This series is taking the metaphor of a tree and relating it to raising the next generation to think and act from a biblical worldview.  We have identified several keys…

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February 26, 2018

Growing Healthy Trees – Part 4

We have been looking at what it takes to grow healthy trees.  Growing healthy trees is a metaphor for raising young people to be disciples of Jesus who can engage…

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February 17, 2018

Growing Healthy Trees – Part 3

We have seen in previous posts that the soil in which we plant our children is very important if we are going to raise strong, healthy trees.  I explained how…

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February 11, 2018

Growing Healthy Trees – Part 2

Last week I shared how the soil in which a tree is planted is a major factor in the future growth and health of the tree.  I also equated the…

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February 4, 2018

Growing Healthy Trees

Ever since the age of 12 I have loved landscaping.  My first job was with a company that was the largest producer of annual flowers in Western New York.  From…

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January 31, 2018

Are You Walking In An Eclipse?

I usually post blogs on Monday mornings.   However, there were two things that happened last night and this morning that caused me to post this morning.  Romans 1:20 is…

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January 29, 2018

How Do We Engage In Today’s Culture War?

It is hard to comprehend the cultural slide that has taken place in our country over the past decade.  (Even though I will be focusing on what we are facing…

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January 21, 2018

Developing a Kingdom Mindset

Having a kingdom mindset is absolutely necessary if we want to live a life that is pleasing to God.  The topic of the kingdom is a key theme in the…

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January 15, 2018

Influencing Culture

Last week I shared my desire to make sure that my salvation will be evident in all I am and all I do in 2018.  This will become a reality…

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January 7, 2018

My Desire for 2018

In my last post I shared with readers how God had spoken to me during the Aleph Tav Conference that I attended a few weeks ago.  It was at the…

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December 18, 2017

I Will Never Look At Jesus The Same!

This past week my wife and I attended the Aleph Tav 2017 (AT17) Conference in Shreveport, LA. Aleph and Tav are the first and last letters of the Hebrew language…

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December 11, 2017

Having The Proper Motivation

Over the past several weeks we have been focusing our attention on the essentials that must be at the foundation of the education we provide our children and youth.  So…

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November 20, 2017

How To Be Thankful

Have you ever found yourself wondering if all that you are doing is accomplishing anything and if it is worth the effort?  I know I have found myself in that…

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October 29, 2017

Essentials of Education — Part 2

I am convinced that Christian parents, pastors, church leaders and educators need to understand the basic essentials that must be the foundation of all of their efforts to educate their children…

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October 23, 2017

Essentials of Education

Over the years I have had a driving passion to try and understand the purpose for education from a biblical perspective.  It has been an amazing journey and I am…

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October 15, 2017

A Tribute To A Teammate

I was in St. Louis getting ready to speak at a conference when I received the news.  A college teammate of mine went home to be with the Lord.  The…

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October 9, 2017

Want To Know Yourself?

I have heard it said that the only certain things in life are death and taxes.  There is something else that every person strives for.  It doesn’t matter one’s age,…

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October 2, 2017

The Importance of Knowing God

In part 1 of this series, I asked the question, What do our children need to know?  If you haven’t read that blog, I encourage you to go back and read…

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September 25, 2017

A Big Lesson Learned 50 Years Ago

This past Friday a group of 15 men gathered on the campus of Roberts Wesleyan College.  As the members of this group arrived, hugs were exchanged and conversations took place…

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September 18, 2017

What Do Our Children Need To Know?

I think you would agree that the acquisition of knowledge is a key element of all educational efforts, especially when it comes to schooling.  If this were not the case,…

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September 11, 2017

There Is A Reason For The Mess We Find Ourselves In Today

As I look back over the past several months I am amazed at where we are as a society.  Some of the things that have taken place since the first…

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May 22, 2017

What Does It Mean To Believe?

This may be the hardest blog post that I have ever written.  The reason why this has been difficult to write is that it draws a line in the sand…

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May 15, 2017

Today’s Church Is In Trouble!

I read with concern the latest research findings from a project the Barna Group conducted for Summit Ministries.  The report, Competing Worldviews Influence Today’s Christians, is alarming to say the least….

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May 9, 2017

I Was Shocked When I Saw These

A couple of months ago I was walking through a local antique shop with a good friend.  I came access some old editions of Life magazine.  As I shuffled through the pile…

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April 30, 2017

The World’s Biggest Source of Fake News

I have been asking various individuals what group of people do they think is the biggest source of fake news.  I give them the following options. Mainstream media – i.e. ABC,…

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April 24, 2017

Today’s Plague — “Fake News”

Last week I read an article on the Denison Forum.  It was an account of a husband and wife who underwent a DNA test at a fertility clinic.  The results of…

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April 17, 2017

Something Isn’t Right!

It is Monday morning.  Most of us celebrated the resurrection of Jesus Christ yesterday at our individual churches.  The three services yesterday morning at my church were packed.  I watched…

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April 10, 2017

Will We Ever Learn?

Last week we looked at the phrase design reveals purpose.  This short phrase is deep with meaning.  It means that the way in which anything is designed determines its purpose.  This…

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April 3, 2017

What Is The Meaning Of Life?

It seems like this is the question every person throughout history has asked himself at one time or another.  I can remember when I was a teenager and young adult,…

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March 27, 2017

What Is Worse Than The “Agony of Defeat”?

I enjoy watching a variety of sports both live and on TV. Today, most Americans have access to 24/7 sports programing through cable channels such as ESPN. However, I remember…

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March 20, 2017

A Dangerous Slide

It can be exhausting to be involved in ministry today.  When one is trying to preserve and proclaim truth in an anti-Christian world, one can find himself becoming weary in battle.  I…

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March 13, 2017

How Can We Afford It?

It seems like every time I am presenting the importance of giving our children a biblical education, the same question is always asked.  It doesn’t matter if I am doing…

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March 6, 2017

What Do You Own and Why Do You Have It?

Two of my grandchildren stayed overnight with us this past weekend.  After church yesterday we took them out for lunch.  While we were waiting for our food, I thought that…

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February 27, 2017

Keys To Survival

Last week I presented what I believe to be the real threat to the sustainability of Christian education.  Christian school educators must stay true to a biblical philosophy of education…

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February 20, 2017

Will We Survive and Thrive?

Last week we looked at several challenges that that threaten the sustainability of Christian schools.  These are very real obstacles that all Christian schools are already facing or will face in the…

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February 13, 2017

Will Christian Schools Remain Productive?

Recently I had the privilege of participating in the Global Christian School Leadership Summit.  The Summit was the coming together of almost 700 leaders representing several Christian education associations from around…

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February 6, 2017

This Book is a Must for all Education

Last week we saw that the Bible is the most important textbook that must be the foundation of all education.  This week I want to share with you what I…

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January 30, 2017

The Two Most Important Textbooks In Education – Part 1

If we are going to provide our children with a good education, there are two textbooks that are absolutely necessary.  These two textbooks must be the foundation of the education…

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January 23, 2017

The Lord’s Day?

I find myself with a growing burden over what takes place in Christians’ lives on Sunday these days. I grew up when Sunday was truly the Lord’s Day. In some…

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January 9, 2017

A Challenge to Pastors

It seems that as long as I have been involved in Christian education there has been a cry for pastors to be more supportive of biblically based education for our…

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December 19, 2016

My Favorite Christmas Verse

Christmas is a wonderful time of the year.  It is the time when we celebrate the birth of a baby who came to earth to be mankind’s Savior.  There are…

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December 12, 2016

Parenting and Educational Choice

Last week I began a series of articles on the need for all Christians to address the issue of education biblically.  I began by challenging parents to develop some strategies that will help…

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December 5, 2016

It Starts In The Home

I ended my last article with a call to parents, church leaders and Christian educators to address the issue of education biblically and to do so with a sense of urgency.  I…

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November 27, 2016

What Happened Gives Me Hope And Great Concern

In my last post, I talked about the coming collision of jet streams.  Since that post, the reality of this collision is very evident.  As I studied various exit polls related…

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November 21, 2016

A Heart of Gratitude

I always look forward to Thanksgiving.  It is time when our family gets together for fellowship and good food.  With that in mind, I want to take a break from…

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November 14, 2016

Remain Seated and Tighten Your Seat Belts!

It is Wednesday morning and I am on my way to speak at a school in Kansas City.  Last night one of the most contentious presidential elections ever held came…

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November 6, 2016

A Coming Quake of Seismic Proportion

Over the past several years we have witnessed the devastation caused by massive earthquakes around the world.  We have watched news reports showing entire cities in ruin causing the loss…

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October 31, 2016

What In The World Is A Worldview?

It seems like everyone is talking about the importance of a person’s worldview these days.  However, we don’t often define the term and, therefore, don’t understand the power behind it….

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October 23, 2016

Another Example of Secular Education’s Agenda

Drs. James Dobson and Gary Bauer wrote a powerful book in the early 1990s.  It was titled, Children and Risk.  In this book they explained how a new civil war was raging…

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October 17, 2016

Who Is At Fault?

This past week the news was full of more accusations about the character and actions of the two main presidential candidates.  When one thought that it couldn’t get uglier, it…

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October 9, 2016

An Important Test

When reading Kyle Idleman’s book, gods at War, I was intrigued by his explanation of Joshua’s last address to the nation of Israel.  The account of this is found in…

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October 3, 2016

What Truth Claim Do You Believe?

Whether you watch the original Cosmos: A Personal Voyage released in 1980 or the sequel series, Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey, that was released in 2014 you will hear the same daunting words of…

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September 26, 2016

Did We Survive?

If I have heard it once, I have heard it a thousand times.  When talking to Christians about the need to provide their children with a biblically-based education, I hear…

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September 19, 2016

Can Christians Support Secular Education?

This may be the most important question facing Christian parents, church leaders and educators today.  In order to answer this question biblically, we must go back to the basic tenets…

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September 12, 2016

Does Secular Mean Being Neutral?

The term “secular” is used frequently in today’s culture.  If you ask people do they think society is secular, most people, if not all, would say it is.  The problem…

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August 28, 2016

We Must Change Before It Is Too Late!

We are living in a crazy, mixed up world.  It appears that anything goes in today’s society regardless of how debased and/or immoral it might be.  It is frightening to…

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August 22, 2016

The Need for 20/20 Vision

As we begin a new school year all across the country, I am reminded of something Alvin Toffler wrote several years ago.  He said, All education springs from some image of…

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August 15, 2016

A New School Year

I always look forward to this time of the year – the start of a new school year.  There is a sense of excitement and anticipation in the air as…

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August 8, 2016

You Have a Purpose

In my last post I shared about the importance of preparing someone to carry on one’s work when his/her time here on earth is complete.  I want to follow up on…

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August 1, 2016

49 Years And Counting

Last week I was conducting some staff in-services for a couple of Christian schools in Georgia.  The first thing that went through my mind was that these schools were starting…

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July 25, 2016

To Whom Do Children Belong?

In my last post, I looked at how many people believe that children belong to the state or society.  When this belief is held to, it is usually results in…

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July 17, 2016

Children Belong To______________!

How did you complete this statement?  Over the past three to four decades how people would complete this statement has undergone radical change.  This should come as no surprise to you…

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July 11, 2016

What Is The Goal?

Last week I commented on a Tweet that I read about trusting the process.  This week I am following up on this by referring to another article that I read…

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June 27, 2016

Trusting the Process – Be Careful!

I woke up early this morning and checked my Twitter account.  A friend of mine had retweeted a picture and a quote that one of his coaches had posted.  As…

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June 20, 2016

All For God’s Glory

This past week Dr. Larry Taylor and I had the privilege of conducting the 14th annual Kingdom School Institute.  I was scheduled to present the final challenge to over 200…

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June 13, 2016

Can Secular Education Teach Character, Morality & Ethics?

I will never forget April 20, 1999.  It was the date when the Columbine High School massacre took place in Colorado.  If you recall, two high school seniors planned and carried…

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June 6, 2016

Have We Really Lost The War?

My attention was recently captivated by an editorial headline in The Washington Post.  It read, The Left Won the Culture War.  Will They Be Merciful?  In the article there was a…

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May 23, 2016

What Are You Striving For?

One’s philosophy of education is of utmost importance because it drives everything that takes place in the educational process.  You need to note that I didn’t say the school’s philosophy…

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May 16, 2016

If They Come, What Will They Find?

This past week was one for the history books.  Who would have every thought that the POTUS would give a directive for all public schools to allow “transgender” people to…

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May 8, 2016

What Would My Children Write To Me?

Mother’s Day is always a special day for mothers all across the country.  This year I read  a letter that a daughter wrote to her mother that brought back many…

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May 2, 2016

How Are We Measuring Success?

From news reports and talking with my grandchildren, I have been reminded that this is the time of year when most students are taking some form of standardized tests at…

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April 25, 2016

The Importance of Culture

One of the most important things a leader does is to define the “culture” of an organization.  However before one can define the “culture” of an organization, he/she must first…

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April 18, 2016

When Being “The First” Was Disastrous!

Whenever something takes place for the first time, everyone gets excited.  People enjoy experiencing and/or witnessing “firsts.”  A look back in history proves this point.  Can you name the three…

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April 11, 2016

Prophetic Words Unheeded

When preparing to speak at a Worldview Conference in Colonial Williamsburg, I came across the writings of theologian  Dr. R. L. Dabney.  Dabney was a professor of theology at the Union Theological Seminary…

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April 4, 2016

What If?

I usually don’t play the “what if” game as hypothetical situations are never easy to answer.  However, I am going to make an exception and ask each of you a…

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March 27, 2016

Sunday’s Past – Now What?

It is Friday, March 25, 2016.  It is not just any Friday, it is Good Friday.  I am writing this week’s blog while sitting in my office at home in…

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March 21, 2016

Are We Learning Anything?

We are living in a very precarious time in our country’s history.  I continually hear people decry how our country is changing so rapidly.  Many are concerned over the moral…

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March 14, 2016

Avoiding Burnout

It seems like there are more and more workshops aimed at reducing stress and avoiding burnout.  These topics have become increasingly challenging to parents, church leaders and Christian educators over the…

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March 7, 2016

What Will Our Generation’s Mark Be?

Ravi Zacharias was speaking at a recent prayer conference.  During his presentation he made a profound statement that we must give careful thought to today.  Ravi said, The ultimate test…

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February 29, 2016

A Reaction That I Didn’t Expect

I have been sharing with you about a workshop I was asked to present to a group of church leaders while at LifeWay.  I was asked to address the topic…

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February 22, 2016

Understanding Why Teenagers Were Thinking The Way They Were

Last week I wrote about a seminar I was asked to present on the topic, Why Teenagers Think the Way They Do.  I shared how I began the seminar by asking…

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February 15, 2016

One Of The Most Challenging Workshop I’ve Ever Had To Present

I remember it as if it were yesterday.  It was my second summer working at LifeWay Christian Resources.  My department, Christian School Resources, was a part of the Church Leadership…

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February 8, 2016

Changing How The Next Generation Thinks

This past week I was interviewed for a radio program that goes out to pastors around the country.  We discussed how so many of our youth are leaving the church…

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February 1, 2016

The Politics Of It All

  I don’t know about you but I am a little tired of all the political debates that are dominating the news today.  Everyone is telling us why he or…

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January 25, 2016

The Most Insidious Habit We Must Break

If I were to ask you what are some of the bad habits people need to break in 2016, I imagine I would get a pretty long list.  Out in…

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January 18, 2016

Do You Have The Resolve It Takes? Part 3

Over the past two weeks we have been looking at the resolutions that must be made and kept by all Christians if we are going to have a successful 2016….

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January 11, 2016

Do You Have The Resolve It Takes? Part 2

Last week I shared how we must have resolve in order to meet the challenges facing us in today’s anti-Christian society.  There are three fundamental resolutions that we must not…

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January 4, 2016

Do You Have The Resolve It Takes? Part 1

The New Year is here.  It is now time to write 2016 on all your checks and letters (this is one of the hardest things for me to remember to…

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December 28, 2015

Are You Ready To Take A Leap?

It is hard to believe another year is almost over.  It seems like just yesterday we were ringing in 2015.  The big question we must answer is how does one…

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December 21, 2015

We’ve Been Bought With A Price!

I have tried to live my life each day in accord with 1 Corinthians 6:19-20.  In this passage Paul admonishes us to realize that our bodies are God’s temple and…

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December 14, 2015

Kingdom Education for Dummies – Part 3

In past posts, I explained how the simple meaning behind the title, Kingdom Education, is that God is to reign as king throughout the entire educational process – at home, church…

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December 7, 2015

Kingdom Education for Dummies – Part 2

In my last post we looked at what is the “Kingdom of God”.  There were two points made in that article.  First, God’s highest priority for every Christian is for…

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November 30, 2015

Kingdom Education for Dummies – Part 1

In 1997 I wrote a book titled, Kingdom Education: God’s Plan for Educating Future Generations. It was revised in 2002. My life’s work has been linked to the message found…

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November 16, 2015

Fit For Battle: We Better Get This Right!

We have been looking at Christ’s admonition for His disciples to be the salt of the earth and the light of the world.  There are several points that we need to remember when…

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November 9, 2015

This Little Light Of Mine…

I can remember it well.  It was one of those childhood songs that I loved to sing at church.  It wasn’t just fun singing the words, it was also fun…

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November 2, 2015

Can We Expect A Child To Do This?

Last week we saw that Jesus told His disciples that they were to be salt and light.  He never told children and young people to be this while He was…

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October 26, 2015

My Children Need To Be Salt & Light – Really?

It is by far one of the most oft-given reasons why Christian parents continue to send their children to secular schools.  They usually quote Jesus admonition in Matthew 5:13&14 where He…

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October 19, 2015

The Vanity of Human Wisdom

This past week I was in Bentonville, AR conducting a teacher in-service for Life Way Christian School.  While my wife and I were there, we had the privilege to go…

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October 12, 2015

Developing a Biblical Worldview – Part 3

Raising three children had its challenges.  One of the most difficult challenges my wife and I faced was when we tried to get our children to clean their rooms.  You…

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October 4, 2015

Developing a Biblical Worldview – Part 2

When I consider the findings of recent studies on the mindset of today’s Christians, I become very concerned about the future my children and grandchildren will face.  Consider the thinking of…

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October 1, 2015

Are You Considered To Be Spectacularly Stupid?

The title of this blog is quite insulting.  None of us want to be considered to be stupid, much less spectacularly stupid.  But that is exactly what one writer has said…

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September 28, 2015

Developing a Biblical Worldview – Part 1

If we are going to be successful in educating our children to think and act from a biblical worldview, it is imperative that Christian educators, parents and church leaders develop…

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September 20, 2015

Destroying The Secular/Sacred Divide

I recently commented on the need for Christians to tear down the wall of the secular/sacred divide.  In order to do this we must answer a couple of questions. 1….

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September 14, 2015

True Excellence Must Be Pursued

The sixth need facing Christian schools today is the need to pursue biblical excellence.  Some may be thinking that this really isn’t a need because everyone claims that they are…

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September 8, 2015

Biblical Worldview Integration: The Defining Mark of Christian Education

In an earlier post, Can We Guarantee That Certain Things Will Happen? , I shared how every teacher, coach, administrator, etc. will integrate a worldview into every lesson, practice, and/or interaction…

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August 31, 2015

Addressing The Issue Of Education Biblically

One truth about education that educators, parents and church leaders need to understand is that one’s philosophy of education determines everything that goes on in the educational process. You need…

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August 24, 2015

What In The “World” Are You Thinking?

The distinctive aspect of Christian education is the integration of biblical truth into the lessons we teach our students.  However, we must give careful attention to worldview development before we…

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August 17, 2015

“Tear Down This Wall!”

President Ronald Reagan made an historic speech on June 12th in 1987.  He was speaking at the Brandenburg Gate in West Germany.  Reagan sent shock waves around the world when…

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August 10, 2015

The Need for Bold Leadership

In my last post, I shared six needs that I believe are facing Christian school educators today.  It is important that we understand each of these needs.  This week’s post…

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June 29, 2015

6 Needs Facing Christian Schools Today

We just completed our Kingdom School Institute 2015.  Even though this was our 13th Institute, this year’s event had a certain urgency surrounding it.  God moved in our midst in…

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June 22, 2015

What Is Behind All This Craziness?

Our society today is spinning out of control.  What is taking place before our very eyes seems unbelievable.  Who would have thought that the headlines in the news would be…

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June 15, 2015

Is Godly Character All Our Children Need?

For the past two weeks, I have been commenting on Dr. Tony Evans’ statement about God’s command for Christians to multiply and fill the earth.  Evans said that God commanded Adam and…

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June 8, 2015

Why Have Children – Part 2

Last week we looked at a bold statement by Dr. Tony Evans about why God commanded Adam and Eve to be fruitful, multiply and fill the earth.  Evans said, So the…

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June 1, 2015

Why Have Children?

I was listening to Dr. Tony Evans recently and he made a statement that caught my attention.  He was commenting on God’s instructions to Adam on day six of the…

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May 26, 2015

A Powerful Testimony

Recently when speaking at a banquet, I was asked to include the testimony of a mother that I mention in Kingdom Education.  As I reread this testimony I was convicted about…