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Sheeple

I have this recurring visual in my head of when I was a child. During the summer, we would go up to the mountains. I remember that there was this forest surrounded by a field that shepherds would bring their sheep too. We found great delight watching the sheep rest, hearing the occasional baa and […]

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Lifework Journey Begins in September

Lifework Journey is an opportunity to integrate your faith and work with other likeminded professionals in South Florida. This new and growing community is designed to help develop your sense of calling, along with practical leadership skills, to bring greater meaning and purpose to the work you do in every sphere of influence God has […]

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Music Buddies Matches Teen Volunteers And Instruments with Foster Children

Music Buddies, a freestanding Speak Up for Kids program, began as a STUDENTS Speak Up for Kids project. Through STUDENTS Speak Up for Kids students are given the freedom to engage their imaginations, incorporate their talents, and create projects which excite them that support awareness and advocacy for foster children. Music Buddies was born as a direct result of […]

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The Next Generation Needs You

(Scroll down to leave a comment on how you cam help the next generation.) We may only be a little over a year into this new 2020s decade, but I think we can all agree it has surely made an impression so far. As seasoned Christians, seeing all that’s going on in the world may […]

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Who Are Your Child’s Heroes?

Every fall as we pass 9/11 and are in the thick of storm season, I sit and process the amazing sacrifice our first responders and their families make. I can’t imagine weathering a storm knowing that your father/spouse is at the station preparing to go protect and serve the community. What a truly heroic act. […]

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Is A College Education Really Worth It?

“Why do we think like we do?” My colleague Dave Baer and I asked this question time and again during our years teaching together overseas. We both attended the same Christian college, although years apart. Yet we recognized how the school had sown within us a body of knowledge and ways of thinking that became […]

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Westminster Academy Presents Florida Christian College Fairs in September

Representatives from Christian colleges across the country will descend on South Florida in September to meet with graduating seniors and juniors at two Florida Christian College Fairs presented by Westminster Academy before continuing on to six other Florida cities: Naples, Fort Myers, Tampa, Clearwater, Orlando and Jacksonville. The first College Fair will be held on […]

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What am I doing here?

What am I doing here? I find myself way over my head as I’m reminded with more frequency that there are cultural differences in our worldview and to stay in my own lane. So I try to limit my pontification, but that’s not easy for someone like me. I’m reminded that my mind easily wanders […]

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The Most Often Quoted Verse in the Bible

“For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life.” (John 3:16) If we ever memorize a verse of Scripture, it will most likely be John 3:16. It is the verse most often heard in the simplicity and beauty of […]

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