Beach Selfies & The New Way Of “Experiencing”

A recent beach experience brought back a flood of memories for me. I watched as a group of girls near me chattered in excitement. You know the kind – jumping up and down, trying to say more words than their mouths could form in ten seconds kind of excited. I well understand that excitement as…  [read the full post]

9 Things You Didn’t Know About The Declaration of Independence

We are educators. Most of the time, we educate children. But when we have the opportunity, we also educate adults as well. We recently ran across an article on the History Channel’s website that contained some interesting information regarding our Declaration of Independence. And since this is the time of year when our country spends…  [read the full post]

How To Raise Up A Leader

In his 2006 book, provocatively titled The Last Christian Generation, Josh McDowell addresses a crisis facing churches today.  He quotes surveys from Barna and others that indicate that 70% or more of “churched youth” will find that the church will not play a part in their lives when they leave home … some put that…  [read the full post]

Leadership 101: Back to the Basics

No matter what stage of life you are in (student or adult), nor what your call to vocation, we believe that you have opportunity to be a leader in some situations.  Maybe these opportunities are numerous and daily, maybe they are rare.  But God has placed each of us in a position to influence those…  [read the full post]