education

Imagine Argentine – Youth Entrepreneurs on the Move… – Youth Ministry Christian Article

On Thursday, June 28, at 6:30-8pm, these young entrepreneurs will be pitching their concepts to friends, family, community stakeholders and social investors for Imagine Argentine’s Pitch Night. It will be held at Snack Shack KC, a social enterprise launched by a group of innovative teens who saw the need for a safe place for youth to hang out with their friends after school and a way to reduce urban blight by turning one of Argentine’s many empty storefronts into a thriving new business. Join us to see…

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Seasons of change | Skillful Shepherds – Christian Article

Sometime towards the beginning of this year, I received news that I had been successfully accepted into the TEDS PhD in Intercultural Studies (ICS) program. For those unfamiliar, TEDS stands for Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, started by the Evangelical Free Church of America (EFCA), & is based in the north of Chicago, Illinois in the States. The PhD in ICS program would be at least a 4-year full-time residential program, & our hope & plan as a family was to…

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Youthworkers, Join us for a Morning with Mark DeVries – Foundations of Sustainable Youth Ministry – Youth Ministry Christian Article

Foundations of Sustainable Youth Ministry Mark DeVries Mark has trained youth workers across the United States and Canada, as well as in Russia, Uganda, South Africa, Ecuador, Trinidad, Nicaragua, and Northern Ireland, working with a wide variety of denominations. He has taught courses or been a guest lecturer at a number of colleges and seminaries. Mark is the author of a number of books, including Sustainable Youth Ministry (IVP, 2008). Mark serves as the chairman of the board for the Center for…

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Homeschooling Parents in Germany Lose Right to Educate Their Children – Christian Article

The Story: A European court ruled that German authorities are allowed to forcibly remove children from their home if the parents homeschool. Could that happen in the United States? The Background: On Thursday, the European Court of Human Rights ruled that Germany’s ban on homeschooling did not violate a family’s fundamental rights. Germany is one of the few European countries that penalizes families who want to homeschool. According to Alliance Defending Freedom International, more than 30 police officers and social…

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Teaching Children the Bible – CrossTalk S3E16 – Christian Article

Podcast (crosstalk): Play in new window | Download | Embed Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Today I would like to invite you to listen to a conversation I recently had with two of my friends and co-workers, Rosalyn Miller and Mikie Kindsfather. These wonderful Christian ladies work as the children’s education coordinators here at the church of Christ on McDermott Road. They have so many wonderful thoughts to share about the importance of children’s Bible classes, some practical thoughts…

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