Is Your Student A Christian?

I was so encouraged and challenged when I read this post on the Gospel Coalition blog from Brian Croft, entitled, “Is Your Child a Christian?” I highly recommend reading the entire post.  In summary Pastor Croft states,”Admitting the obvious—that we...

Fear and Self-esteem

I think fear might be the source of true “self-esteem” for children.  It’s a counter-intuitive idea, for sure and maybe a little counter-cultural as well. Schools in the developing world, as well as the ones in my neighborhood, have adopted in various ways notions of...

Moved by Compassion

Recently I have caught myself using a new term: the authentic Christian school.  The more I use the term the more I am beginning to ask the question, what is distinctive about an authentic Christian school? Many in Christian education are using the same qualifiers to...