No Apology for Apologetics

Apologetics is a word often used in Christian education, but seldom fully grasped. At its most basic meaning, the word apologetics is defined as “the branch of theology concerned with the defense or proof of Christianity.” But as with most words, there is much more to apologetics than a simple definition. There seems to be…  [read the full post]

Why in the World is Worldview Important?

 Worldview. It’s a word that is thrown around so much these days it has almost become a catchphrase. But what is it? Why does it even matter? And why are Christians so bent on using this word? Worldview comes from a German word weltanschauung meaning a comprehensive conception of image of the universe and of…  [read the full post]

Five Issues Facing Christian Schools – Part 5 (Spirituality)

 Let me begin by noting that I tell parents and educators that I do not know what our children will need to know in 10 years, never mind 25 years. In fact, I tell parents that if someone does try to convince them they have such foreknowledge, they are lying…or deranged. The current pace of…  [read the full post]

Five Issues Facing Christian Schools – Part 4 (Governmental Intrusion)

 Let me begin by noting that I tell parents and educators that I do not know what our children will need to know in 10 years, never mind 25 years. In fact, I tell parents that if someone does try to convince them they have such foreknowledge, they are lying…or deranged. The current pace of…  [read the full post]

Five Issues Facing Christian Schools – Part 3 (Technology)

 Let me begin by noting that I tell parents and educators that I do not know what our children will need to know in 10 years, never mind 25 years. In fact, I tell parents that if someone does try to convince them they have such foreknowledge, they are lying…or deranged. The current pace of…  [read the full post]

Five Issues Facing Christian Schools – Part 2 (Culture)

 Let me begin by noting that I tell parents and educators that I do not know what our children will need to know in 10 years, never mind 25 years. In fact, I tell parents that if someone does try to convince them they have such foreknowledge, they are lying…or deranged. The current pace of…  [read the full post]

Five Issues Facing Christian Schools – Part 1 (Economics)

Let me begin by noting that I tell parents and educators that I do not know what our children will need to know in 10 years, never mind 25 years. In fact, I tell parents that if someone does try to convince them they have such foreknowledge, they are lying…or deranged. The current pace of…  [read the full post]