Category Archives: President’s Blog
Pro-School Choice legislation has increased significantly across the country in the last few years. With it have come remarkable stories of budget savings and positive reform in education. Perhaps Louisiana reflects the most radical changes recently seen, especially in the city of New Orleans. But this Administration and the Dept. of Education seem more interested [...]
Perhaps you’ve heard the saying: “Everything moves slow in politics.” Well, while you won’t find it in the Bible, you can count on it! But recently, education has been making headlines in Virginia’s political news. RENEWANATION has been challenging status quo thinking on education for the past five years. In addition to emphasizing the importance [...]
This news headline article in the news captured my attention because of the significant battles across the country where schools are doing everything within their power to shut down expressions of Christian faith and prayer.
USA Today recently posted a Topography of Faith Map. It shows the faith biases across the United States.
For some, this may sound like a foolish question. They would argue that the Bible has no place in our educational formation. Others would have a very different opinion, factually arguing that from the very beginning of our national formation and even before, the Bible was central to formal and informal learning. The Bible has [...]
This week, the Pope resigned. This hasn’t happened for the past 600 years! But why, and what can we learn from this significant event? Our friend, Dr. Jim Denison has given permission for us to share his thoughts with you: “In order to govern the [ship] of St. Peter and proclaim the gospel, both strength [...]
Yesterday I was traveling and during a layover visited the restroom. As I entered, I passed an elderly man who was cleaning the facilities. Soon I heard him quietly singing, “All to Jesus I surrender, all to him I freely give; I will ever love and trust him, in his presence daily live….” I noticed [...]
So I have been thinking…. Christmas is the most consumer-driven time of the year. Businesses determine their success or failure around how much stuff they successfully enticed us with. The New Year brings plans and products based on evaluation and the hope of selling us more.
Chick-Fil-A responded today to renewed attacks by liberal media outlets and “Chicago style” politicians with a clear goal to undermine the corporation with untruths regarding their corporate positions and biblical principles. Their statement, which follows, clarifies who they are. CHICK-FIL-A: WHO WE ARE “Chick-fil-A is a family-owned and family-led company dedicated to serving the communities [...]
Is Homeland Security guilty of more over-reaching big government? The US Department of Homeland Security’s official website states: “Our founding principle and highest priority is to protect the American people from terrorist threats…”