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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 […]

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Pattie James Obituary (2022) – Broomfield, CO

Pattie Ruth Janeway James, died January 2022. She was born in Oklahoma City, OK in December 1925, the daughter of a CH Scout executive and Ruth (Harvey) Janeway. She grew up in both Oklahoma and Texas, spending her high school and college years in Stillwater, OK. Pattie was raised in a Methodist church and in […]

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Ross County Christian Academy launches campaign for $13 million expansion project

CHILLICOTHE — Ross County Christian Academy launched its Boundless campaign last month with the goal of raising $13 million for an expansion project. The project is separated into two phases. The first phase will cost approximately $2.5 million and will include 10 new classrooms, space for an additional 140 students, a multipurpose area, additional storage […]

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State Champion Tennis Duo RC Christian Sign National Letters of Intent | News

Homework is something Ella Hancock will have to get used to next year. The senior, who has come through the last two state tennis tournaments for Rapid City Christian en route to winning back-to-back singles and doubles championships, is set for a whole new experience after pledging to continue her tennis career at the University […]

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Church groups on tap to handle Missouri tax credit scholarships | Education

All of the groups interested in raising and distributing the new Missouri Scholarship Funds for Private Schools have religious affiliations, according to the state treasurer’s office. The application process to help run the MOScholars program signed last year closes March 11. Groups that have indicated their intention to become “educational assistance organizations” starting next fall […]

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Lawmakers push to muzzle teachers. Kansans who like straight facts need to back off.

Teachers are the enemy. That’s the message sent by a pair of bills being debated in back-to-back hearings Wednesday in the Kansas Legislature. The proposed laws, which stemmed from GOP-controlled education committees, would stifle the ability of K-12 teachers to teach historical facts and diverse viewpoints, eliminate the affirmative defense of educators, and expand the […]

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Families sue West Virginia school district for hosting Christian assembly

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A parent-student group is suing a West Virginia school district for allowing an evangelical preacher to hold a religious revival assembly during the school day earlier this month, at which some students had to attend. The lawsuit, filed Thursday in U.S. District Court in West Virginia on behalf of the families by […]

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Woodlands Christian Quiz Bowl Team Places Second in SCI://TECH Contest

Way of life Through Melissa Kong | February 16, 2022 THE WOODLANDS, TX – The Woodlands Christian Academy (TWCA) Quiz Bowl team participated in the annual SCI://TECH Expo hosted by Education for Tomorrow Alliance (EfTA) of Montgomery County. The SCI://TECH competition gives students the opportunity to learn beyond the classroom and test their knowledge of […]

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Dawn Picard’s New ‘Witness to Christmas’ Is a Creative Perspective on the Night Jesus Was Born | News

MEADVILLE, Pa., February 15, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — ‘Christmas Witness’: An enjoyable Christmas tale. “Christmas Witness” is the author’s creation published Dawn Picarda loving wife, mother, and grandmother who worked as director of Christian education at her church, coordinated artist-in-residence programs at schools, served on the school district’s school board, and coordinated the youth symphony program […]

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Aurora Christian sends 7 wrestlers to the state

Taken down early against a wrestler he had already lost to this season, Gylon Sims said he started to panic. But only for a moment. The 113-pound Catholic Joliet recovered against Geneseo’s Zachary Montez, picked up a 4-3 victory to avenge an earlier loss and became the first of eight state qualifiers and three champions […]

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Mother-Son Gift to Support New Social Justice Scholarships

By Leah Silvieus ‘March 21 This winter, mother and son Jean Wood ’64 MAR and Chris Wood ’90 BA pledged $250,000 to support 10 new annual Social Justice Scholarships at Yale Divinity School. The gift, they say, is the fruit of “several branches” of a family tree dedicated to Christian education and social justice. Their […]

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Belhaven University President Authors Book Defining a Fresh Model of Leadership

Jackson, Mississippi – Declared “one of the most radical and thought-provoking books I’ve read in a long time,” Jordan Raynor, executive chairman of Threshold 360, along with a host of prominent Christian leaders, praise of a new book published by the President of the University of Belhaven, Dr Roger Parrott. “Opportunity Leadership: Stop Planning and […]

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The Decade of God’s Reign | The Guardian Nigeria News

During this decade, the Church in Nigeria, by the grace of God, will advance on all fronts. We focus on all ministries and segments of our church – men, education, finance, welfare and politics, women’s and men’s ministry, children’s and youth ministry. Every Anglican member is an important player in this movement. We therefore call […]

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Withdrawal from Citipointe Christian College “contracts” welcomed

The union representing more than 17,000 teachers and staff in Queensland’s non-government schools today welcomed confirmation that Citipointe Christian College will withdraw ‘contracts’ which sought to evade their responsibilities under the Anti-Corruption Act. discrimination. Independent Education Union – Queensland and Northern Territory (IEU-QNT) Branch Secretary Terry Burke said the College was no different than any […]

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New Certified Best Christian Workplaces

Organizations honored for creating healthy work cultures in 2021In the midst of the great resignation Throughout 2021, a record number of Americans quit their jobs. These skyrocketing quit rates — and the resulting hiring and retention crisis — show why workplace culture is so important. To retain great employees, organizations need to create an environment […]

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Educational question in the link between science and faith. certificate

Science and faith. Trust and affinity. Few remember The Big Bang Theory Invented by a Belgian Jesuit Georges Edouard Lemaitre. The religious never used this expression which was rather invented by the scholars who ridiculed him for this intuition which rather turned out to be correct. And still today One of the most approved methods […]

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Bella Vista United Lutheran Church Hosts Healing Service Sunday

Benton County Bella Vista Community Church, 75 E. Lancashire Blvd., Sunday worship at 10 a.m. For Bible study opportunities: Adult Bible Community: 9 a.m. Sunday, McKay Hall. Men’s Bible Fellowship: 8:00 a.m. Wednesday, McKay Hall. Community life groups: Hours and days vary. Information: 855-1126, bvcc.net. Bella Vista Lutheran Church, 1990 Forest Hills Blvd., meets for […]

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TN girl suicide: Education official rules out forced religious conversion

The District Education Officer (DEO) has submitted a report ruling out the conversion angle in the suicide of a Class 12 student in Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, alleging forced conversion to Christianity. The student was allegedly forced to clean the rooms of her hostel and forced to convert to Christianity. She was hospitalized after attempting suicide. […]

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Hernando County Announces Teacher of the Year

Hernando County’s Teacher of the Year is Lt. Cmdr. Christian Cruz, the head of Central High School’s nationally recognized Naval Junior ROTC program, the school district announced Tuesday. Cruz joined the program in 2019 after a 30-year career in the US Navy. “I am a product of the JROTC program,” Cruz said in a district […]

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President of Burkina Faso arrested by mutinous soldiers – security sources

Published on: 01/24/2022 – 11:16 Ouagadougou (AFP)- Mutinous troops in restive Burkina Faso arrested President Roch Marc Christian Kabore on Monday and detained him in army barracks a day after staging an uprising, security sources told AFP. Soldiers at several military bases across the West African country rioted on Sunday, demanding the sacking of top […]

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Oregon election officials reject proposed ballot measure for school choice

Oregon Secretary of State Shemia Fagan on Wednesday rejected a petition seeking a school choice measure in the November 2024 ballot because it was not issue-specific. The proposed measure included changes to the Oregon Constitution that would allow parents to choose any school for their child and provide public funding for students home-schooled or in […]

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Karleen Beam Gaskins Price (1926 – 2022) Obituaries – Cherryville, NC

Karleen Beam Gaskins Price died Monday, January 17, 2022. Daughter of Marvin Stowe and Bryte Beam Beam, she was born in Lincoln County on July 10, 1926.Karleen is a graduate of North Brook High School, where she served on the yearbook staff, and was a member of the Debate, Cheer, Business, and Library Clubs. She […]

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Texas Women’s Foundation Names Seven Honorees for Its Leadership Forum and Awards Celebration ‘Dallas Innovates’

The Texas Women’s Foundation, a leader in driving social and economic change for women, girls and families in Texas, has named seven recipients of its 2022 Maura Women Helping Women and Young Leader Awards. The honors celebrate leaders who have helped, in various ways, to uplift women and girls. At its Leadership Forum & Awards […]

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Christian schools receive warning for violation of religious freedom

January. 17. 2022 Settings national 2022-01-17 18:04 Christian schools receive warning for violation of religious freedom By Bahk Eun-jiSeoul education authorities have issued warnings to a number of private Christian and missionary schools in the capital for including worship services and religious events during school hours, in violation of the principle of freedom of religion. […]

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Students in the News, January 15 – Bemidji Pioneer

Local students receive scholarships from Bemidji State University BEMIDJI – The following local students were recently awarded Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarships from Bemidji State University. Bemidji: Abigail Lauderbaugh and Tori Warne. Northome: Lateitia Wickham. Lauderbaugh, Warne and Wickham are studying math education at Bemidji State. Funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation, the […]

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William Robinson Obituary (1933 – 2022) – Brooksville, FL

William Levy Robinson, Jr., 88, of Crystal River, FL, died Jan. 1, 2022. Born March 4, 1933, in Webster, Sumter County, FL, and was the first child in a family of ten (10 ) in the union of the late William Levy Robinson and Mary Lee Howard Robinson. WL or Junior as he was affectionately […]

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Temporary closure of 2 schools in British Columbia due to staff absences

A public high school in northern British Columbia and an independent school in Surrey are closed due to high teacher and staff absences. The temporary school closures are the first in the province since the start of the Omicron wave. The British Columbia Ministry of Education said there were currently “functional closures” at Hazelton High […]

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Editorial: The United States Not Formed As a Christian Nation | News, Sports, Jobs

This week marks the first anniversary of the insurgency attacks on the United States Capitol on January 6, 2021. These attacks were nothing less than an attempted coup d’etat by around 1,000 loyalists to former President Donald Trump as they besieged the seat of US government over a routine, and uneventful in previous years, certification […]

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Mangaluru: educational institutions in danger because of communitarianism, according to the Indian Christian Federation

Daijiworld Media Network – Mangaluru (MS) Mangaluru, January 8: Prashant Jathanna, president of the Indian Christian Federation, said education as well as educational institutions in Karnataka are “in danger” due to the growing “community hatred” that has pervaded the system. In a media statement, Jathanna said: “In recent times there have been differences between students […]

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Will Coast school districts set masks policies in omicron?

Most of the 11 school districts on the Mississippi coast are not enforcing a mask warrant as students return to in-person classes this week after the holidays and a rapid rise in omicron COVID-19 cases. Biloxi, Pass Christian, Ocean Springs, Gulfport and Jackson County school districts are open this week with optional masks for students […]

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John Dalton obituary – Akron Beacon Journal

Together Again John Henry Dalton passed away peacefully at Akron Hospice on December 21, 2021. John was born in Philadelphia, Pa. On May 27, 1926 to his parents, John Ford Dalton and Marie Margaret Sangmeister. John was the oldest of three boys, brothers, Richard and Paul, who both predeceased him. Most of John’s youth was […]

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Karnataka’s Order of Surya Namaskar Kicks Off | Bangalore News

BENGALURU: The Karnataka government circular to organize a week-long “Surya Namaskar” yoga exercise session starting Saturday in all pre-university schools and colleges has become controversial with several institutes accusing the government of attempting to Safranize school education and divide students. along municipal lines. In accordance with the Centre’s directive, the state issued a circular on […]

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Mayfield Independent Schools Superintendent Sees Challenges For Years To Come After Devastating Storms – 89.3 WFPL News Louisville

The Mayfield Independent School District plans to welcome students back to class on January 10 – exactly one month after deadly storms swept through western Kentucky and destroyed much of that city. Mayfield Independent is a small neighborhood of about 1,800 students. It has an elementary school, middle school, high school, and vocational school, which […]

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Let’s keep the persecution in perspective

Through Michael brown, contributor to the CP editorial | Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Taliban fighters on top of vehicles displaying Taliban flags march along a road to celebrate the withdrawal of all their troops from Afghanistan by the United States, in Kandahar on September 1, 2021 following the military takeover of the country by the […]

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Eaker and Martin join Hoover Library Board of Trustees

In November, the Hoover Public Library welcomed two new board members: Mitzi Eaker from Inverness and Lori Martin from Riverchase. Hoover City Council appointed Eaker to fill a seat earlier left vacant by Colleen Eikmeier and Martin to fill a seat earlier left vacant by Ruth Cole. Terms on the library board are normally four […]

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Chinese Christian media ministries face a …

Many Chinese Christians lament that the Internet mission winter in China is entering its darkest and coldest hour. This week, Chinese state media reported that the State Administration for Religious Affairs (SARA) announced its “Measures for the Administration of Religious Information Services on the Internet,” which will take effect on the 1st. March and will […]

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Greater Atlanta Christian School Students Selected for Statewide Reading Choir | News

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Quebec Shuts Schools, Bars, Gyms And More As COVID-19 Cases Skyrocket

Quebec is closing schools, bars, gyms and movie theaters as public health officials rush to slow the spread of the Omicron COVID-19 variant. Quebec Health Minister Christian Dubé said that in the face of the variant, which appears to double its spread every two days, the government must take action to prevent the health system […]

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Boutwell Family Matching Grant to Help Expand Holocaust Education in North Florida

Many public school districts in North Florida do not have the resources to meet state requirements for Holocaust education. Now, a Tallahassee family is offering a large matching grant to attract more donations from the public to this effort.Just under half a century ago, Ken Boutwell co-founded MGT of America of Tallahassee, which provides consultancy […]

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Pine Bluff Area Church News from December 17th

• THE EIGHTH AVENUE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH, 1200 W. Eighth Ave., will present its annual Women’s Day service at 11 am Sunday. The guest speaker will be Margaret Gatson from Barraque Street Missionary Baptist Church. The community is invited to attend in person, on Facebook Live or via Instagram. • THE BAPTIST MISSIONARY CHURCH OF […]

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Holdrege’s men plan Christian school in former YMCA building | Local news

Ben Loberg, left, and Logan Reed sit on the board of trustees of Legacy Christian School in Holdrege. They plan to open the non-denominational Christian school from preschool to fourth grade in the fall of 2022. Ashley Bebensee, Kearney Hub By ASHLEY BEBENSEE, Hub Staff Editor HOLDREGE – Logan Reed graduated from eighth grade with […]

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UNM awards Judy Zanotti honorary doctorate: UNM Newsroom

Throughout a distinguished career and years of service to the Albuquerque community, Judy Zanotti will be honored by the University of New Mexico with an honorary doctorate during the fall opening ceremony, the Friday 17th December. “I am really upset and very humbled,” Zanotti said. “I know it’s a cliché, but it’s really true that […]

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Obituary: Carol Adams Phelps – Lewiston Sun Journal

Carol Adams Phelps LEWISTON – Carol Adams Phelps, 89, passed away on Tuesday, December 7, 2021. Carol was born on January 10, 1932, daughter of Chester and Vivian Flanders Adams in Concord, NH From a young age, Carol’s cousin taught her to play the piano and then arranged for her to take organ lessons. She […]

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Cypress Christian School to move to Bridgeland in 2025

Cypress Christian School is moving to Bridgeland in 2025. (Courtesy of Cypress Christian School) Officials of the Cypress Christian School and the Howard Hughes Corp. confirmed that the local private school will move to Prairieland Village in the planned community of Bridgeland in 2025. It will move from its current location at 11123 Cypress N. […]

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Lubbock Christian University to open this weekend

Lubbock Christian University will host the Winter Opening Ceremonies on Friday and Saturday. Friday’s ceremony is for graduate students only and is scheduled for 7 p.m. in the McDonald Moody Auditorium. Saturday’s ceremony is for undergraduates only and is scheduled for 10 a.m. at the Rip Griffin Center, 26th Street and Chicago Avenue. Dr. B. […]

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Christian Brothers Automotive Wins 2021 Auto Service Career and Education Award

Christian Brothers Automotive was recently named the Auto Care Career and Education (ACE) Award Winner in the Mid-Sized Business Category by the Auto Care Association. Showcasing a 360-degree approach to training and professional development, Christian Brothers Automotive continues to demonstrate its commitment to providing its employees with opportunities for professional and personal growth through this […]

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Second party approves deal for Scholz’s new German government

BERLIN (AP) – Germany’s pro-business Free Democrats on Sunday approved a deal to form a new government with two center-left parties, bringing Chancellor-designate Olaf Scholz closer to taking office as the country’s new leader this week . Free Democrats come to an agreement last month to form a coalition with Scholz’s Social Democrats and Green […]

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Queen calls for “simple Christianity” in troubled times

Keen observers of the British monarchy have recently become concerned about two words describing life at Windsor Castle – “new stage”. First there was the unexplained overnight stay in Queen Elizabeth II hospital in October for “tests”. Then the 95-year-old monarch missed the recent National Day of Remembrance service for the British war dead. She […]

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University of Memphis revises COVID-19 vaccination requirement

Weeks after implementing a COVID-19 vaccination requirement for employees, the University of Memphis rescinded the mandate, becoming one of many Tennessee institutions caught between state laws, exemptions from laws of states, federal decrees and orders of federal judges on the matter. On Wednesday, the office of the controller of Tennessee has taken the opportunity to […]

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Weekly Pac-12 Men’s Basketball Release – November 30, 2021

COMPLETE RELEASE # PAC12MBB FROM FIVE: 2 – The second year of the Pac-12’s 20-game conference schedule is underway, the only league in the country in which the conference game has started. COLORADO defeated STANFORD, 80-76, on Sunday, November 28 in the first conference game in league history. 10 of the Conference’s first 12 games […]

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Obituary of Eleanor Sykes (1960 – 2021) – Waterloo, IA

Eleanor J. Sykes September 16, 1960 – November 15, 2021 WATERLOO-Eleanor J. Sykes, 61, of Waterloo, Iowa, died of natural causes on Monday November 15, 2021. She was born September 16, 1960 in Waterloo, daughter of George W. Sykes, Sr. & Edith Bradford Sykes. Eleanor graduated from East High School in 1979. She continued her […]

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Florida school mask mandates fueled Moms for Liberty’s growth

ORLANDO, Florida – Jessica Tillman, a mother of four from Seminole County, developed new interests during the COVID-19 pandemic: fighting school board mask mandates and organizing with like-minded parents. For Tillman, the government’s response to COVID-19 served as a “wake-up call” that prompted her to organize the Seminole County Chapter of Moms for Liberty, a […]

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Helen McAndrew Obituary (2021) – Laflin, Pennsylvania

Helen Wayda McAndrew, 86, of Laflin, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, November 23, 2021. She and her husband, Joseph McAndrew, celebrated their 63rd wedding anniversary on July 26. Helen was the daughter of the late Paul and Anna Poplawski Wayda. She was born in Scranton. At the start of World War II, the family moved […]

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Harold Cleary obituary (1947 – 2021) – West Hartford, CT

Harold “Hank” M. Cleary, Jr., 73, of West Hartford, CT, passed away on November 15, 2021 after a valiant battle with cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA). A bright light went out with his passing. Hank was born December 11, 1947 in White Plains, New York, to the late Mary (Tolan) and Harold Cleary. He is survived […]

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Albion College to lead the classification system for key colleges

Albion College will become the operational and administrative headquarters of the Carnegie Classification of Higher Education Institutions, a move that will put Michigan’s small private college at the center of the most important conversations in higher education. The school announced the move on Monday morning. The Carnegie System – also known as the Basic Classification […]

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Obituary of Catherine Maloney (1931 – 2021) – Milan, IL

Sister Catherine Patricia Ann Maloney, BSF May 11, 1931 – November 18, 2021 Sister Catherine Patricia Ann Maloney, OSB, 90, of St. Mary’s Monastery, Rock Island, IL, passed away Thursday, November 18, 2021 at the monastery. A private mass live from the Christian burial will take place on Monday, November 22 at 10:00 a.m. in […]

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Linda Jamison obituary (1946 – 2021) – Rocky Mount, VA

Linda faye jamison Linda Faye Jamison, born November 28, 1946 to James Clark Sr. and Marie Jamison, left an indelible mark on the world. His kindness, compassion, humility, selflessness and Christian love for others have shaped his entire life. Her beauty, in her heart and in her actions, was always evident, as was her intellect. […]

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National Nurse Practitioner Week proclaimed in Christian County

Executive Judge Steve Tribble, on behalf of himself and Hopkinsville Mayor Wendell Lynch, officially proclaimed National Nurse Practitioner Week in Christian County and Hopkinsville in a small ceremony Wednesday afternoon in Christian County Tax Court Chambers. Jennie Stuart Health spokesperson Chris Jung said the proclamation was read and presented to Ms. Helen Cayce and a […]

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Warhawks Set for Education Game vs. Louisiana Christian

MONROE, Louisiana – ULM plays its 2021-2022 home opener at 11:30 am Tuesday with its annual Take Flight for Education match against Louisiana Christian at the Fant-Ewing Coliseum. The Warhawks are 0-2 after Saturday’s 77-60 loss to Southern Miss, while the Wildcats are 3-1 in their first year as an NAIA affiliate after the victory […]

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Jarvis Christian College leads the charge to end human trafficking

HAWKINS, TX (KETK) – Jarvis Christian College wants to shine a light on the trafficking happening right here in East Texas. Sheriff: 14-year-old rescued in Nacogdoches County from human trafficking, 2 men arrested Nigeria’s former Minister of Education was on hand to remind people that trafficking is still rampant in America as it is in […]

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Christians in the Holy Land “in great danger”

(Photo: Unsplash / Christian Burri) Minority Christian communities in the Holy Land are vulnerable to regional conflict and a growing risk of verbal and physical attacks, according to a new study from the University of Birmingham. Christians in the region have reported “religious ill-treatment and feel threatened by abusive behavior” due to “increasing grievances among […]