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How Honk For Jesus Save Your Soul Is A Really Funny Christian Movie

Honk for Jesus. Save your soul. is a hilarious but hard-hitting mockumentary that follows a thoughtless pastor and his conflicted but obedient wife reeling from the man’s embarrassing sex scandal. Of course, that’s a common theme these days, especially in megachurches, so these religious themes seem like a very easy target for lazy satire. Instead, […]

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Denmark, critics of Qatar, meet Tunisia at the World Cup

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — When Denmark meet tunisia in the world cup On Tuesday, he will pit one of the strongest critics of the Qatar-hosted tournament against one of the four Arab nations in competition. The match at Education City Stadium will also mark Christian Eriksen’s return to a major tournament following his cardiac arrest. […]

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LGBTIQ learners at risk in South Africa as conservative Christian groups fight plans for safer schools

Advocacy groups in South Africa are stepping up their efforts to stop the country’s education department from creating safer environments for children of diverse gender identities and sexual orientations. Some of the advocacy groups have ties to American conservative Christian groups. Representing conservative organisations, Freedom of Religion South Africa, the Family Policy Institute, the African […]

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PM NewsBrief: November 15, 2022

HPV vaccines Less than two-thirds of Oklahoma teenagers have been vaccinated against the human papillomavirus. Rates are even lower for those in rural areas. HPV is a sexually transmitted infection and can cause cervical cancer later in life. It’s usual. The CDC estimates that approximately 13 million Americans acquire an HPV infection each year. But […]

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THE FEAST OF THE HOLY GREAT MARTYR DEMETRIUS THE MYRRH LISTEN IN OLD NABLUS – Jerusalem Patriarchy News Gate

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Renowned Baylor Institute for Faith and Learning Celebrates 25th Anniversary | Media and public relations

The IFL Celebrates a Quarter Century of Supporting Baylor’s Mission to Bring the Riches of Christian Faith to the Life of the Spirit Media contact: Lori Fogleman, Baylor University Media and Public Relations, 254-709-5959Follow us on twitter: @BaylorUMedia WACO, Texas (November 9, 2022) – When Baylor University Architects Institute for Faith and Learning (IFL) […]

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Mayfield Hall welcomes new Resident Director — The Threefold Advocate

This fall semester, Student Development welcomed Residence Life’s newest staff member. Sarah Cordle assumed the role of Resident Director of Mayfield Hall. In an interview, Cordle shared that her passion for helping others and her involvement in the church throughout her life brought her to JBU. She wants to continue spreading the gospel by building […]

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Maryville Christian School students create costumes for special children | Community

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Yes, I know Baylor is a Christian; I’m not

By Caitlyn Meisner | Personal editor I haven’t complained about taking religion classes at Baylor, but I know it’s incredibly difficult for some people. On October 18, the editorial board of Baylor Lariat published the following editorial: “Don’t be shocked by your Christian college putting you on Christian courses. If you haven’t had a chance […]

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The sacred call to normal work: how the Reformation renewed the vocation

The Protestant Reformation in sixteenth-century England transformed the theological landscape of Christianity in the Commonwealth, but it was not just a reform of theology and doctrine. The English Reformation permeated every facet of society, including the theology of work and vocation. English Evangelical clergy reiterated two main arguments regarding work and vocation, arguments which were […]

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Anderson County Republicans will host a town hall meeting for candidates

The Anderson County Republican Party will host a town hall meeting for GOP candidates vying for state representative in the area. The event will take place at Clinton High School, 425 Dragon Drive, from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday. A pre-meeting opportunity will be provided to Republicans running as independents in local city council and school board […]

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Pamela Bishop Obituary – The Arizona Republic

Pamela Grace Bishop, 72, of Phoenix, Az. passed away peacefully at the hands of God on October 13, 2022. Born in Jacksonville, Florida, she was the second child of Carlton and Geneva Black. She graduated from Wichita Southeast HS in 1968. Pam met her future husband Steve in high school. She attended Kansas State University […]

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Grantville candidates present their visions during debates

By Laura Camper / [email protected] Many Grantville candidates made it a priority on Wednesday and Thursday nights to reach out to voters at three debates held in Newnan and Grantville – conspicuously missing the incumbents, City Council members Jim Sells, Ruby Hines and the Mayor Doug Jewel. Counseling post 1 Council 1 candidate Dee Berry […]

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Delmarva Christian Schools Holds Student Day of Prayer Rallies

Along with local leaders and first responders, Delmarva Christian Schools K-12 students gathered Sept. 28 at the pole on each campus to pray and sing praises during See You at the Pole. The annual Student Prayer Day is held on the fourth Wednesday of September each year. This year’s national theme, Aflame, is based on […]

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New curriculum integrates mental health and trauma education through faith communities

Developed by psychologists with contextual supplements for faith leaders, TriumphOverTrauma.info raises awareness about crisis prevention and services. NASHVILLE, Tenn., October 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Harper Hill Global, in partnership with the National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors (NASMHPD), is expanding its resources for those in crisis by engaging various faith-based organizations, including churches, […]

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Five inductees into Catawba’s Blue Masque Hall of Fame – Salisbury Post

Five are inducted into Catawba’s Blue Masque Hall of Fame Posted at 12:01 a.m. on Saturday, October 8, 2022 Catawba Press Office SALISBURY — The Department of Theater Arts at Catawba College and Blue Masque will induct five individuals into the Blue Masque Hall of Fame Class of 2022: Robin Tynes-Miller, Johnathan Padget, Amy McCachren, […]

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Organization Gives AU D Rating for General Education Program | Education

ANDERSON — A local university that began as a liberal arts college has been given a low rating for its general education requirements by an independent nonprofit organization committed to liberal arts education and academic freedom. The American Council of Trustees and Alumni gave Anderson University, whose roots were in the liberal arts, a grade […]

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Clarksville Academy beaten by champions Donelson Christian, will look to bounce back next week

CLARKSVILLE, TN (CLARKSVILLE NOW) – Clarksville Academy football hosted defending Division II-A champions Donelson Christian Academy on Friday. Going into the game, the Cougars knew they had their hands full against a talented Wildcats team. Clarksville Academy was overwhelmed early in the game and ultimately lost the game 6-47. Clarksville Academy Football took on DCA […]

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Reverend Doug Forbes will share a special message for children at Stow Baptist Church | Organizations/Clubs

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Christian White Supremacy Rising: The Fascist Connection

Image by Robert Anasch. Book bans across the country. Rise of Christian fundamentalism. White supremacy is rampant. These are symptoms of a rising fascist policy in America. Reactionary political actors seek to reinforce white supremacy by erasing from public discussion any recognition of people of color, LGBTQ identities and their struggles. This happens in particular […]

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the far-right religious network attacking reproductive and LGBTQ+ rights — The Bureau of Investigative Journalism (en-GB)

The petition itself has received over 19,000 signatures and has been shared by over 2,000 accounts. It reached a large audience in religious and political Facebook groups in Ghana, being shared on pages with a combined audience of 1 million people. A group supporting the Church of Pentecost, which had 150,000 members. The church, which […]

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National View: What really matters is that your college is right for you – Duluth News Tribune

The news that Columbia University filed fraudulent data to rise in the US News & World Report university rankings has again raised the question of the significance of these rankings. Does anyone imagine that when Columbia “dipped” from #2 to #18 (its ranking was re-evaluated by US News on its own estimated data) that Columbia […]

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Thank you to our Community School Coordinators – Albuquerque Public Schools

Job : September 21, 2022 Thank you to our Community School Coordinators Community School Coordinator Appreciation Week runs from September 19-23, 2022. Community coordinators are the cornerstone of community schools. They help facilitate collaborative leadership, ensuring that a culture of professional learning, collective trust, and shared decision-making and responsibility is built to include families, students, […]

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Laurel Arts League Distributes Funds to School Art Departments | Free News

Grant applications are now open • Last week, the Laurel Arts League provided financial support to several area high school art departments. The “Green Apron” ladies presented annual mini-grant checks to teachers and principals at Northeast Jones, South Jones, West Jones, Laurel High School and Laurel Christian School. The grants, which total $2,250, support the […]

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Dedication to ministry continues at Second Missionary Baptist

As the Second Missionary Baptist Church celebrates its long history in the Monroe community, some of its members are making their own history. Under the leadership and administration of Reverend Terrence Johnson, a technology-based Christian education was introduced, a women’s ministry and workforce training within the youth ministry was established. His team focused on building […]

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Republican Joe O’Dea thinks he has the formula for winning in a blue state

DENVER, Colo.—Some Republican candidates are working to revamp their campaign websites, updating their positions on abortion to align with the general electorate. Not Joe O’Dea. It’s not because his staff has failed or because he refuses to bow to media pressure, but because the pro-choice Republican from Colorado doesn’t think he has anything. either to […]

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Switchfoot’s Christmas tour stops at Santander Performing Arts Center [Spotlight] – Reading Eagle

Switchfoot are holding their first-ever holiday tour at the Santander Performing Arts Centre, Reading on December 6. The show will feature popular Christmas classics as well as a set of the band’s greatest hits. Tickets are on sale at Ticketmaster.com. The Southern California-based Christian rock band never thought their music would reach tens of thousands […]

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PA Department of Education Celebrates New School Year at Kutztown Area High School

Kutztown, Pennsylvania – Department of Education Deputy Executive Secretary Dr. Debora Carrera visited the Kutztown Area School District today to celebrate the start of the new school year and speak with students and teachers what they are most looking forward to this year. “Commonwealth schools are back and students can’t wait to get back to […]

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Educators and economic developers work to improve workforce talents

ADRIAN – Lenawee County four-year colleges and K-12 educators are meeting with economic development officials to better develop local employer talent. The Align Lenawee Talent Consortium is coordinating the effort. Align is the workforce development arm of Lenawee Now, the county’s economic development organization. Lenawee Now launched Align in 2014 to help address talent issues, […]

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New student loan plan lowers monthly payments and interest

The day the Biden administration unveiled its much-anticipated student loan forgiveness plan was a “day of celebration” for Justin Short. Short, 34, graduated from the University of Missouri in 2012 with a degree in hotel management, $47,000 in federal student loans and $5,800 in private student loans. Like many borrowers, her college debt plagued her […]

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USDA exempts religious schools from non-discrimination rules for feeding children

WASHINGTON (RNS) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has clarified its guidelines for participants in a free school lunch program, saying faith-based schools can apply for religious exemptions to federal restrictions that include the ban on discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity. The clarification, provided via a USDA memo dated Aug. 12, follows […]

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Despite opposition, Grove City College doubles number of awakened educators

Few institutions of higher education can match the legacy of conservatism and independence of Grove City College (GCC). During the Reagan Revolution, the college sued the Department of Education for excess of government power and withdrew from federal funding to safeguard its self-determination. Today, Grove City’s official bulletin states that the college “unabashedly advocates the […]

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Students “unreasonably” expelled and excluded by a Christian school

Sunlive Bethlehem College in Tauranga. Five disciplinary decisions at Bethlehem College in Tauranga have been deemed “unreasonable” following a number of complaints. Four of the complaints related to student expulsions or expulsions, which the college accepted as “significant issues for the affected students and their whānau” and that it should take into account their “welfare”. […]

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The goal of the Ottawa Impact is nothing less than a forced religious injection

The Chicxulub Crater in Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula was formed about 65 million years ago by an asteroid impact. This cataclysm was believed to have caused the extinction of dinosaurs and countless other species. This mass extinction event was first theorized by scientists in 1980 and confirmed in the early 1990s. Beginning in December 1995, NASA […]

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A religious lobby group helped draft an Ohio bill that would use public school funds for private schools | Ohio News | Cincinnati

Click to enlarge Robin Jonathan Deutsch, Unsplash A religious group wants public school funds to follow students into private schools. An Ohio bill that would send public education money to private schools if a student chooses to attend one was drafted with help from the religious lobby group Center for Christian Virtue and a think […]

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Florida Christian school says LGBTQ students not allowed, quotes Bible

A Florida-based Christian school has sent an email advising parents that LGBTQ-identifying students “will be asked to leave the school immediately.” According to the email obtained by NBC News, the principal administrator of Grace Christian School in Valrico, Florida, Barry McKeen, sent the email to families at the 12th grade kindergarten on June 6. He […]

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Principal Joins Sioux Center Christian Team | Sioux Center News

SIOUX CENTER—A new leadership team at Sioux Center Christian School is ready to begin the school year. Joining school principal Josh Bowar is Brandon Haan as the new principal of the K-8 transition school. Haan and his wife, Jill, moved to the Sioux Center in June with their three daughters: Makenna, 12; Jackie, 11 years […]

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Heartland Christian begins school year with enrollment close to pre-COVID level | Education

As usual, Heartland Christian School was the first pre-K-12 school in Council Bluffs to begin its fall term. The school at 400 Wright Road opened to students on Thursday. “It went really well,” executive director Larry Gray said Thursday afternoon. “The return went well with the parents. I think everyone was happy to be back. […]

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The truth about the history teaching wars of 2022

Placeholder while loading article actions In 1996, Christian Coalition leader Ralph Reed urged his conservative legions to take control of America’s public schools. “I would rather have a thousand school board members than one president,” said Reed, whose organization sought to bring America “back to God” through school prayer, Bible reading and prohibition of the […]

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Friends of Solana Beach Library Awards 2022 Scholarships

Directors of the Friends of the Solana Beach Library recently announced the recipients of the 2022 Friends Scholarships for Education Beyond High School. Four anonymous donations added to the funds budgeted for scholarships this year, enabling the Friends to award seven $1,000 scholarships. Recipients include a diverse group of Solana Beach residents in terms of […]

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High school football jamborees start this weekend in Clarksville

CLARKSVILLE, TN (CLARKSVILLE NOW) – The regular season for the 2022 football season is scheduled to begin next week. As each Montgomery County team continues to prepare for their Opening Day game, they have the chance to show off their skills to the Clarksville community on Friday, August 12. Montgomery County is hosting two jamborees […]

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Cooper defends racial discrimination

Because I’m an inveterate optimist who likes to think the best of others, I’m going to assume, for the purposes of the following argument, that North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper and former Governors Jim Hunt, Mike Easley and Bev Perdue sometimes sign documents that they have not read carefully. I make this assumption because they […]

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Upcoming Religious Calendar: August 6, 2022 | Religion

The Praise in the Park and Back to School Service, hosted by Holy Truth Ministries, is scheduled from 10:15 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday at Stamper Park Pavilion No. 1, 400 Fair St. in Longview. School supplies will be distributed and free food and snow cones will also be available. For more information, call Luther […]

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St Albert teachers champion an inclusion plan set by a Dominican-appointed board of trustees

Educators at Saint Albert the Great College were shocked when they learned in June that a project aimed at fostering student inclusion was being halted. The decision to stop the project was made by a relatively new school board set up by the rector, Father Aaron Zahra. The project, called MEET, celebrated encounters between pupils […]

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Mwesigwa’s perspective on religious and educational issues in Uganda

Bishop Sheldon Mwesigwa needs no introduction in literary circles. He distinguished himself for having an opinion on all subjects in Uganda. Unlike many men of the cloth who tend to stay on their side of the fence, the Bishop isn’t afraid to be part of the larger narrative to which he brings a theological perspective […]

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Tampa Christian school sues, claiming federal regulations violate its religious views

A Tampa Christian school is suing the Biden administration and Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried. The conservative group, Alliance Defending Freedom, represents Grant Park Christian Academy. It says students at the school will be denied access to a free lunch program due to a new federal anti-discrimination policy. The US Department of Agriculture funds the […]

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Florida Christian school sues Biden and Nikki Fried over gender identity warrant over student lunches

A Christian academy in Florida filed a lawsuit Wednesday over threats to lose school lunch funding for low-income students unless it complies with the Biden administration’s gender identity policy on pronouns , sports and toilets. Grant Park Christian Academy in Tampa has sued President Biden, the Department of Agriculture, and Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried […]

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Shinzo Abe’s Assassin and Japan’s Complicated Spirituality

The murder of former Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe on July 8 sent shock waves across Japan and the world. Even after stepping down as prime minister in the summer of 2020 due to ill health, Abe was the rarest presence on the Japanese political scene: an internationally recognizable face, even a celebrity. His […]

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MC board prepares to act | News, Sports, Jobs

LEWISTOWN — The Mifflin County School District Board of Trustees recommended the following items at their meeting Thursday. The board will take action on these items at the July 28 voting meeting. • Recommend approval of the minutes of the Committee of the Whole meeting held on June 16, 2022. • Recommend approval […]

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Hood receives million dollar grant from Lilly Endowment – Salisbury Post

SALISBURY – Hood Theological has received a major grant to support a slate of new programs. The $1 million prize comes from the Lilly Endowment, a foundation that donates to religious, educational and community development causes. The grant will help the seminary undertake a financial empowerment initiative. Program Director Karen Owens has been tapped to […]

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Lawsuit: The school district of Miss. did not stop student bullying

PASS CHRISTIAN, Miss. (AP) — A lawsuit alleges that a Mississippi football player with a rare skin condition was bullied and physically assaulted for months after school officials failed to respond. The 15-year-old boy’s parents sued the school district of Pass Christian, a principal and Jones College in Ellisville, seeking unspecified damages, claiming all three […]

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Baylor’s Education and Research Program Returns to Campus and Mayborn Museum to Help Young Learners Improve Their Math Skills | Media and public relations

Media contact: Kelly Craine, Baylor University Media and Public Relations, 254-297-9065SOE contact: Meg Cullar, Baylor School of Education, 254-710-6435Follow us on twitter: @BaylorUMedia WACO, Texas (July 15, 2022) – Following a 2020 hiatus due to COVID and an integrated 2021 program at a local summer school, Baylor University Mathematics Academy for Young Learners (MELA), sponsored […]

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Florida Governor DeSantis is fighting what he sees as a “woke” agenda in public schools. : NPR

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis speaks during a press conference at Crooms Academy of Information Technology in Sanford to discuss Florida’s civic education initiative for unbiased history lessons . SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Florida Governor Ron DeSantis speaks during a press conference at Crooms Academy of […]

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‘The Hotel Nantucket’ remains at the top of the bestseller list

1. The Nantucket Hotel By Elin Hilderbrand. The new general manager of a hotel far from its Gilded Age heyday deals with the complicated pasts of her guests and staff. 2. Workout Partners By John Grisham. Three novels: “Homecoming”, “Strawberry Moon” and “Sparring Partners”. 3. The house across the lake By Riley Sager. An actress […]

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Christian Theological Seminary Elects Leaders to its Board of Trustees – Inside Indiana Business

Myra Selby and Dana Sherwood The Christian Theological Seminary elected its board members: Myra Selby, president; Fred Green Vice President; Dana Sherwood, Treasurer and Jo Taylor, Secretary. Selby is an attorney and partner at Ice Miller LLP in Indianapolis. Selby is a graduate of Kalamazoo College (BA) and the University of Michigan Law School (JD), […]

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Staff prepare for annual Rotary youth camp at Tri-State Christian Camp – The Defuniak Herald & Beach Breeze

JOYCE DOVE, Executive Director, and Chuck Lawson (photo by Julia Campbell) Story and photos by ADRIANNE WALLINE CAMPBELL The annual Rotary Youth Camp is held at the Tri-State Christian Camp at 100 Christian Camp Rd. DeFuniak Springs, FL 32433 for the month of July. Rotary clubs from Pensacola to Tallahassee participate. The club describes the […]

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Christian County Women and Allies Gather in Hopkinsville

HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (WBKO) – In the intense heat, residents of Christian counties and surrounding areas gathered on the stairs of the Christian County Justice Center this morning for a rally dedicated to women’s rights. Rallies, marches and protests have erupted across the country since the Supreme Court struck down Roe v. Wade last month. The […]

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Supreme Court ruling could impact school funding in Idaho | Idaho

Among the recent series of far-reaching decisions from the United States Supreme Court was a less discussed opinion that could pave the way for religious schools to receive public funds. In Idaho, where some lawmakers have recently pushed to fund private schools through voucher or scholarship programs, the move could have an impact if those […]

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Achievements | Distinctions, nominations, publications for July 1st | Nebraska today

Recent achievements for the campus community have been won by Matthew Bentz, Christian Binek, Chris Calkins, Craig Chandler, Jiang Chen, Peter Dowben, David Hage, Ronald Lewis, Phillip Miller, Elizabeth Niehaus, Larkin Powell, Wei Qiao, Lauren Shaul , Bill Watts and Tian Zhang. Honors Matthew Benz, a senior IT support analyst for the Department of Special […]

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Oklahoma suppliers surge after anti-Christian regulations stall

The number of private schools in Oklahoma authorized to serve students with special needs through a state scholarship program has increased significantly since the repeal of previous illegal regulations that prohibited Christian schools from participating. This month, Muskogee Seventh Day Adventist Christian Academy became the latest private school to receive state approval to serve students […]

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Music on the Hill worship will be held in Richmond Township [Religion Digest]

June 25—-St. Molltown Peter’s United Church of Christ, 219 Maidencreek Road, Richmond Township, will host a music service on the hill Sunday at 10:15 a.m. with special music by Mike and Linda Hertzog of St. Peter and other musicians. A potluck lunch follows the service. The service is outside, bring a lawn chair. Inside if […]

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A superior paper for religious education gives students an agreement to consider with a ‘fair’ and ‘contemporary’ touch

The top paper for religious education ranged in subject matter, from mystics to just war theory and Darwin, giving students plenty to consider with a “fair” and “contemporary” flair. Throughout the test, students had to adapt their knowledge to the questions asked. Some of the content and formatting, however, may have surprised students. From Darwin […]

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Todd appointed to AU board; governor chooses state’s top veteran official for 10-year term

Nathaniel Todd, a top state veteran after a 37-year career in the Army and Army Reserve, has been named to the University of Arkansas Board of Trustees. Governor Asa Hutchinson announced Todd’s appointment on Wednesday. Todd, 64, lives in Pine Bluff. He replaces Dr. Stephen Broughton, a psychiatrist from Pine Bluff, and will serve a […]

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CI: ‘Ofsted should check that schools are complying with current law, not the Stonewall Act’

Stonewall dogma has unduly influenced Ofsted inspections, the Christian Institute has warned. Refusing to promote radical transgender ideology in education should never be seen as a problem by the school regulator, said the Institute’s head of education, John Denning. Mr Denning’s remarks follow revelations that Ofsted cited a lack of education on ‘gender diversity’, ‘gender […]

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TITLE IX AT 50: Chronology of women’s sport in Mizzou

History links Donate to the celebration of women’s sports fun Throughout 2022, Mizzou Athletics will celebrate the 50th anniversary of Title IX – groundbreaking legislation that paved the way for more resources and participation for women in college athletics. Every day, our student-athletes harness the power […]

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Ketchikan City Council refuses to end Drag Queen storytime at the library

Ketchikan, Alaska (KINY) — The Ketchikan City Council voted 5-2 Thursday against an ordinance to cancel Drag Queen Story Hour at the Ketchikan Public Library. The ordinance, written by City Council member Riley Gass, would have removed Story Time from the library’s list of events. Council members Riley Gass and Jai Mahtani voted to scrap […]

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GOP school voucher plan moves forward

PHOENIX — Four years after voters rejected a similar plan, Republican lawmakers are moving forward with a plan to allow any of the 1.1 million public school students to get vouchers for attend private and parochial schools. And they are holding hostage a plan to increase aid to public schools until they get what they […]

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Kwara Muslims want school names changed

The Muslim community in Kwara State has suggested that the names of all schools formerly owned by Muslim and Christian owners in the state be changed as part of the solutions to the state’s continuing hijab crisis. The Muslim community, in a letter to the governor of the state, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, recommended six steps for […]

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East Palo Alto Academy graduate, nonprofit founder reflects on his impact on his community | New

Christian Sbragia was only 9 years old when he noticed a dire need in his East Palo Alto neighborhood: there were no safe places for children to play outside of school. Sbragia, 18, who graduated from East Palo Alto Academy (EPAA) on June 3, said his nonprofit, The Cooline Organization, has served more than 600 […]

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Southern Baptists Report 19% Drop In Attendance During COVID – www.elizabethton.com

(RNS) – Anecdotally, clergy have spoken of disruption to worship attendance in this pandemic era. Now, the Southern Baptists have statistics to prove it.Average weekly in-person attendance at Southern Baptist Convention churches decreased 18.75% from 4,439,797 in 2020 to 3,607,530 in 2021.Christian education saw an even bigger drop of 22.15%, with Sunday school, Bible study […]

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Reynolds-endorsed candidates beat Iowa GOP lawmakers who opposed private school scholarships

Four Republican state lawmakers lost their primary races Tuesday night after Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds endorsed their opponents. The four incumbents opposed the governor’s bill to create state-funded scholarships for private school expenses. It was the second year in a row that the Iowa House did not have enough votes to meet Reynolds’ priority of […]

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Parents, teachers sue school district over trans pronoun policy

A sign outside a classroom taken in 2016. | REUTERS/Tami Chappell A parent-teacher group has sued a Virginia school district over a policy requiring teachers to use the preferred pronouns of trans-identified students. The plaintiffs, whose names have been redacted, filed a lawsuit last week in Rockingham County Circuit Court against the City of Harrisonburg […]

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Blinken calls respect for religious freedom a ‘vital foreign policy priority’

WASHINGTON, DC – For US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, respect for religious freedom is “a vital foreign policy priority” in addition to being “one of the most deeply held values ​​and a fundamental right.” “We know that when the fundamental right of every person to practice their faith or to choose not to observe […]

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Leah Sharibu Captivated For Over 1,500 Days, But Her Family Hasn’t Lost Hope

Relatives of schoolgirl Leah Sharibu abducted by Boko Haram Islamists hold a banner calling for her release during an event marking her 16th birthday and two years in captivity at the Unity Fountain in Abuja on May 14, 2019. – Leah Sharibu was among more than 100 schoolgirls abducted from the government secondary school for […]

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Woman reveals life in ultra-religious Christian ‘cult’

A 28-year-old woman who was raised in an ultra-religious Christian ‘sect’ is sharing her story on TikTok. Elizabeth Hunter was raised by her adoptive parents in Texas in an organization called the Institute in Basic Life Principles and its home-schooling arm, the Advanced Training Institute. The Conservative Ministry — founded by Bill Gothard and made […]

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Trinity Christian School hires new head football coach/athletic director

Trinity Christian School (TCS) is proud to announce the appointment of Mr. Phil Nash as the new Head Football Coach/Athletic Director. Mr. Nash will also serve as the Dean of Students at TCS. “We are thrilled to have Mr. Nash join the Warrior family and look forward to having him […]

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Grant remembers his dedication to integrating academic and Christian excellence

Dr. Daniel R. Grant, President Emeritus of Ouachita Baptist University, died Wednesday, May 25. He was 98 years old. Grant was Ouachita’s 12th president and held the position longer than anyone in the university’s history except Dr. J. W. Conger, founding president. Grant’s service at Ouachita has been distinguished by his dedication to building a […]

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Sunday Sermon Topics | faith and values

Ann Street United Methodist Church 335 Ann Street, Concord. Pastor: Rev. Randy L. Wall. In-person worship and Facebook Live at 11 a.m. at Ann Street Church. Sermon: “The Helmet of Salvation”. Scripture: Ephesians 6:10-20. Bethpage United Methodist Church 109 Fellowship Ave. at West C Street, Kannapolis. Pastor: Rev. Gary McDonald. Christian Education at 9 a.m. […]

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Lee University plans to limit student discourse on gender

A private Christian college plans to strictly limit its students’ rights to free speech about sexuality and gender, from their behavior to what they wear and what they can say on campus or even online , according to published reports. If approved, the policy presented to faculty and staff at Lee University in Cleveland, Tennessee, […]

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Pamplin Media Group – FAITH: The Importance of Christian Education in a Post-Truth World

As we continue to watch the unimaginable unfold before our eyes in our world, I don’t think the importance of Christian education can be overstated. It is no exaggeration to say that this is a critical and defining cultural moment. If we don’t get it right, it will affect generations to come. We stand on […]

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The Christian training school celebrates its 84 graduates | palm beach

Bishop Gerald M. Barbarito presents a Certificate of Completion from the Christian Training School to a graduate May 11, 2022 at St. Ignatius of Loyola Cathedral. HISPANIC MINISTRY COURTESY OFFICE PALM BEACH GARDENS | This year’s 84 graduates of the Diocese of Palm Beach Christian Training School had a double celebration on May 11, 2022 […]

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Pence travels to Michigan to present DeVos-backed education proposal

Former Vice President Mike Pence visited Michigan on Tuesday, speaking alongside former Education Secretary Betsy DeVos in support of a proposal to create new scholarship accounts for Michigan students to help cover education expenses, including private school tuition. The couple told a gathering of several hundred students at Lutheran High School Northwest – a private […]

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Four new members elected to Lincoln County Board of Education

HAMLIN, W. Va. — Almost everyone on the Lincoln County Board of Education is a new face. Four out of five seats were up for grabs in last week’s primary election, clearing the way for newcomers to take on the incumbents. Ralph Jody Pistore Voters ultimately decided to elect David Bell, Ralph Jody Pistore, Jeremy […]

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US Report Details Church-State Collusion Over Indigenous Schools :: WRAL.com

By PETER SMITH, Associated Press A new report from the Department of the Interior on the legacy of boarding schools for Native Americans highlights how the U.S. government worked closely with churches to Christianize them as part of a project to separate them from their culture, their identity and ultimately their land. The role of […]

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A Muslim “bridge builder” has started interfaith work in his basement. Now it has programs on hundreds of campuses. – Chicago Tribune

Eboo Patel began his efforts to bring people of different faiths together for dialogue and service projects in a basement office on the northwest side. He kept his day job and piloted a practical Chrysler Cirrus sedan through the streets of Chicago, bringing high school students to meetings where they engaged in heated discussions and […]

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Pocono Mountain West’s Christian Fermin Makes History With His Latest Award – The Morning Call

Christian Fermin has carved out a place among the best male basketball players in the history of Pocono Mountain West High School and Monroe County. Not that he needs another accolade to enhance his legacy, but Fermin received another honor on Sunday when the Pennsylvania sportswriters unveiled the Class 6A all-state team and the VCU […]

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LCU signs articulation agreement with CLTCC for new 4-year degree

PINEVILLE, La. (LCU) – Louisiana Christian University signed an articulation agreement Friday, May 6, 2022, with Central Louisiana Technical Community College for a new Bachelor of Applied Science degree. LCU President Dr. Rick Brewer and CLTCC Chancellor Jimmy Sawtelle signed the agreement, creating a pathway for CLTCC graduates to attend LCU to complete their final […]

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From New Jersey to Italy and back

Participants in the Spring 2022 Study Abroad Experience of Catholic Studies, Foundations of Christian Culture – Italy, returned from their trip a month ago and settled in to successfully complete the semester. However, their time with them in Italy is still very present. Back in New Jersey on March 14, the students have had time […]

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Colorado Springs Christian Schools Celebrate 50 Years | Way of life

In 1966, five men began discussing and praying about the need for a local Christian school. Five years later, their dream came true when Colorado Springs Christian School opened in Temple Baptist Church, which later became Pulpit Rock Church. Tuition was $40 per month. Now celebrating its 50th anniversary, CSCS has seen over 10,000 students […]

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After firing Tim Heaphy as UVA attorney in January, AG Miyares appoints as his replacement Cliff Iler, who staged a “remarkable event” with the Iran-Contra-Scandal Figure, the former chairman of the NRA, Oliver North

Recall that in January, Virginia’s new attorney general, right-wing Republican Jason Miyares, summarily fired UVA college attorney Tim Heaphy, who “had been on leave from the University as the special committee’s chief investigating counsel on January 6. offensive on the United States Capitol. As former Democratic National Committee spokesman and Virginia resident Greg Greene (@ggreeneva) […]

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Lawsuit claims Liberty University mishandled sexual assaults

Placeholder while loading article actions At a time when Liberty University is already under scrutiny for its handling of sexual assault reports, a former student has come forward alleging the school failed to investigate her rape complaint — and got revenge on her for reporting it. The lawsuit claims the school has a history of […]

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St Lawrence College in Ramsgate withdraws support for charity Samaritan’s Purse after parent complains about Christian beliefs

An independent school in Ramsgate has been criticized for severing ties with a Christian charity after a parent complained about its beliefs about marriage. St Lawrence College has been working with the Samaritan’s Purse for a year, participating in its ‘Operation Christmas Child’ project which sends supplies to vulnerable children overseas. St. Lawrence College However, […]

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Two UP College students named to Benson task force

38624888 – Abstract horizontal banners Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson today announced the 25 students selected to serve on the Michigan Department of State’s College Student Advisory Task Force. Over the next year, the task force will meet to determine and implement recommendations to improve voter education and youth engagement on Michigan college and […]

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Opening of an independent Christian school in August

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – There is a new independent school opening in Wichita. Some call it an alternative to public and private education. The founder of “Freedom Preparatory” told KSN that they have already enrolled about 60 students for the next school year and plan to have between 100 and 150 students for the inaugural […]

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Religion and Politics in Ohio: How Religious Leaders Comply with IRS Rules on Campaigns at Places of Worship

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Many Ohio political candidates are touting pastors, reverends and other religious figures across the state this year. Securing the support of religious leaders in political campaigns can be very important, not only to bolster the legitimacy of candidate campaigns, but because of the influence these leaders wield among their congregations. This can […]

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Best Graduate Business Schools in Metro Detroit 2022

Devos Graduate School, Northwood University, Midland // Photo by Phil Cole Baker Center for Graduate Studies – Auburn Hills | PrivateGraduate Programs: MBA in Accounting, Business Administration, Business Intelligence, Finance, Health Care Management, Human Resource Management, Information Systems, and Leadership Studies.baker.edu; 855-487-7888 Cleary University- Detroit and Howell | PrivateGraduate Programs: MBA and MS degrees are […]

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Ghana: CAC Youth Ministry launches “The General” to help grow the Church

The National Youth Ministry of Christ Apostolic Church (CAC) International has launched “The Generals”, a group of young men and women committed to contributing funds to support church projects and activities across the country . Delivering the keynote address at the launch in Accra on Saturday, CAC General Secretary Apostle Samuel Amponsah-Frimpong said the initiative […]

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Maui Jobs: Featured Positions for the Week of April 2-9

Maui Now’s featured jobs for the week of April 2-9, 2022. Add your job posting. Various FOH & BOH positions, Star Noodle The description: Star Noodle is currently recruiting for a number of positions including Expo/Food Runner, Lead Host, Line Cook, Prep Cook and Restaurant Manager. We’re offering a $1,000 signing bonus for all full-time […]

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Robbie King | Obituaries | madisoncourier.com

Pastor Robert J. “Robby” King, 67, of Madison, Indiana, died Wednesday, April 6, 2022 at Norton King’s Daughters’ Hospital in Madison. He was born on September 13, 1954 in Danville, Indiana, to Ronald and Rosemary Stackhouse King. As a youth, he attended and was a member of the Hanging Rock Christian Assembly in West Lebanon, […]

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The Mayor of Northumberland presents the proclamation to the Northumberland Christian School basketball team

April 7 – NORTHUMBERLAND – Student-athletes from Northumberland Christian School’s Lady Warriors basketball team said they were surprised when the borough mayor honored them on Wednesday. Northumberland Borough Mayor Dan Berard stopped by the school on Wednesday to deliver a proclamation to the entire student body, declaring Wednesday to be Lady Warriors basketball team day. […]

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Centerpoint Church Makes an Impact by Dr. G (Dr. Luis S González)

By Dr. G (Dr. Luis S González) Community Writer 04/05/2022 at 16:19 When we talk about community programs, it’s hard to beat the scope and variety of classes offered at Centerpoint Church on Wednesday nights. Located at the corner of F Street and Seventh Street, this downtown church, under the direction of Jesus Christ and […]

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DONALD LAING Obituary (2022) – Toronto Star

LAING, DONALD WILLIAM The Reverend Dr. Donald William Laing, passed away quietly, in Toronto, on March 29, 2022, at the age of 88. He was predeceased by his parents, his 51-year-old first wife Margaret (née Sloan) and his sister Gaynor Nelson. Don is survived by his beloved wife Judith Jones and their children: Robert Laing, […]

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Going to the heart of education – the story of a great mentor

Sports fans will know coaches who produce players who become coaches themselves. Or political junkies can name pollies who inspired the next generation. The same goes for school leaders. The proof is in the life of Rod West: and the affluent headmasters whom the head of Sydney’s Trinity Grammar trained. In the Shakespearean sense, I […]

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Winona Christian announces new AD, coach

The Winona Christian Stars welcome changes to the school’s athletic department. Following the resignation of former athletic director and head football coach Junior Graham, Nick Mumme was appointed as athletic director and Ken Chandler returned as head football coach. Mumme, 29, who has worked as a physical education teacher and coached the Stars’ varsity boys […]

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India’s Supreme Court rejects petition calling for surveillance of Christian missionaries

MUMBAI, India – Christians in India are breathing a sigh of relief after the country’s Supreme Court rejected a petition by Hindu Dharma Parishad (HDP) seeking the establishment of a council to oversee the activities of Christian missionaries. The Hindu nationalist group claimed that “anti-social and anti-national elements” were forcibly converting people from Hinduism to […]

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Pride week is illegal as Christian nationalist flames roar across the country

By James Finn | DETROIT — I’m not writing today about Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton threatening an Austin school district, telling them (absurdly) that their Pride Week celebrations violate Texas law, even though Paxton inspired me to write. If you want details, see the Washington Post or the Los Angeles Blade to learn how […]

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NSU and Cenla Schools Partner with City of Alexandria to Host College Ready Expo on March 25

The following was communicated to us by NSU: NATCHITOCHES, La. – Northwestern State University, Louisiana State University of Alexandria, Central Louisiana Technical Community College, Louisiana Christian University and the City of Alexandria will present Rock Your Future College Ready Expo beginning at 6 p.m. Friday, March 25, corner of Third and Murray Streets under the […]

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Pandemic leads Bangladeshi Pentecostal Christian to Catholic Church

Native Christians attend different churches, but many turn to the Catholic faith impressed by its spiritual accompaniment Kaushik Hembrom lost his job as a computer operator at an insurance company in the city of Bogura in northern Bangladesh due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The 35-year-old Pentecostal Christian was forced to return to his native village […]

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Bertrand Davis | Obituaries | West Virginia Times

Bertrand Davis (Bert) December 3, 1923 – March 12, 2022 Bertrand A. “Bert” Davis of Fort Wayne, Indiana, died in his sleep in the early morning hours of Monday, March 14, 2022. He was 98 years old. Bert graduated from high school in 1940 and completed two years of college before enlisting in the army […]

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Food service workers reach tentative agreement with Minneapolis public schools

Minneapolis public school food service workers reached a tentative agreement with the district on Thursday, averting a strike that would have started March 28, the school district said. The settlement comes on the eighth day of a walkout by Minneapolis educators. Four thousand teachers and educational support professionals remain on strike over salaries, class sizes […]

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Memphis State Eight member Marvis Kneeland Jones has died

Marvis LaVerne Kneeland Jones, one of the first black students to attend what is now the University of Memphis, has died. Jones died Sunday at the age of 81. She died of natural causes, according to family members. Jones was born in Chicago on February 1, 1941. She was less than a year old when […]

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New Berean Christian School aims to provide an alternative to public education | News, Sports, Jobs

News photo by Steve Schulwitz Mark Kuczma, spokesperson for the new Berean Christian School in Alpena, shows one of the banners for the school, which may open in the fall. The school’s goal is to provide an educational alternative to public education. ALPENA – Alpena parents looking for an alternative to Alpena’s public schools and […]

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DC Catholic schools drop mask mandate following lawsuit

By Ryan FoleyChristian Post reporter | Thursday, March 10, 2022 Unsplash/Georg Arthur Pflueger The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Washington dropped its mask mandate for Catholic school students after two parents sued District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser over an exception to the masking requirement for their children. Kelly Branaman, superintendent of schools for the archdiocese, […]

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Educational controversies have their own history

In 1974, I was a freshman law student when my father’s textbooks were “burned and banned” in Charleston, W. Va. No student has ever read a single page. It was part of the beginning of the culture war battle that continues to this day, over whether “American exceptionalism” is what we should be teaching our […]

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Redwater Christian Nursery School set to open later this month

REDWATER, Texas — Maud United Methodist Church is merging with the former Redwater United Methodist Church to form a new preschool, Redwater Christian Preschool, which is expected to open before the end of March. The school should initially accommodate around 35 students. There will be a crèche and classes for children up to kindergarten, and […]

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Sean Burnett Named Senior Vice President of Integrated Marketing Communications and Chief Marketing Officer at Pepperdine University

Following an extensive national search, Sean Burnett has been named Senior Vice President of Integrated Marketing Communications and Chief Marketing Officer at Pepperdine University. Burnett will assume his new role in April 2022. “I look forward to Sean’s stewardship of Pepperdine’s brand and history and am energized by the knowledge and experience he brings from […]

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Reverend Larry W. Gerdes | obituary

Reverend Larry W. Gerdes Larry W. Gerdes, 79 of Hornell, NY was called home to be with the Lord on Sunday, February 27, 2022 at Highlands at Brighton in Rochester, NY. He was born on February 26, 1943 in Ponca, NE, the son of the late George William and the late Minnie (Panhorst) Gerdes. On […]

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Patten named Sumter Christian Teacher of the Year

STAFF REPORT Meagan Patten has been selected as Teacher of the Year at Sumter Christian School for the 2021-22 school year according to a school press release. Patten received her Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education from Concordia University and began teaching first grade at Sumter Christian in 2020. She taught three years prior […]