Category Archives: The RENEWANATION Review
Eighteen years of experience as a Pennsylvania State representative verified the complexity of constructing and passing good laws and the difficulty of blocking bad laws. Sadly, it is modern politics.
It is truly exciting to see the progress being made in different states when it comes to positive legislation being passed that gives parents greater control over educational choices for their children and gives taxpayers greater opportunity to support education they feel best serves their communities. But many people don’t understand the significant impact they [...]
Your common sense, intentional influence, and huge investment … is critical to the health of the Church and our nation. Do you remember Joe the Plumber? He became a media sensation when he brought the basic common sense he learned as a businessman into a political debate that seriously needed it. Reality is, there are [...]
Community Networking is a proven way to connect God’s purpose to local people who can help you impact young lives for Christ. I sat at my desk and began to ponder how my community could truly be a part of my passion and cause. Like so many in ministry, my family and I had come [...]
If we want our children to have a moral foundation … we have to acknowledge that the environment in which they are educated academically has a significant effect on who they become. I am asked regularly why my children attend a Christian school. Due to my profession, I can easily begin listing all of the [...]
It’s never too late to be a loving father… or to go back to One. In the Bible there is an interesting account of a father and his two sons. You probably know the story. One son decided that he wanted to make his own way in the world so he took what he could [...]
Christian education is an essential part of “training up a child in the way he should go,” so that “when he is old, he will not depart from it!” Christian education is rooted in the Great Commission, Christ’s command to His followers to “Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations … teaching them [...]
Over the years that I have been involved in the effort to provide children with Christian world- view education, I have talked with a lot of parents about whether or not it was a worthwhile investment for them.
Prior to becoming a lawyer, I practiced professional nursing in a trauma center. I had the privilege of providing emergency medical care to patients of all ages suffering from injuries caused by motor vehicle crashes, gunshot wounds, accidents and the intentional infliction of physical and emotional abuse and neglect. In far too many instances these [...]
In a child’s life there are three primary shaping influences: home, church, and school.