F. A. R. F. // Family, Academics, Recreation, and Friends

A couple of years ago we were teaching the high school students how to engage in basic conversational skills. Then we had them practice...

Overview of the Five Thresholds

The Five Thresholds The Five Thresholds is training material on disciple-making from InterVarsity college ministries. This is what IV has to say about the Five Thresholds: "This...

In order to be a Good Conversationalist one needs to be...

Dale Carnegie offers a "graduate course" in human relations in his famous book: How to Win Friends and Influence People After one of our debriefs with...

Human Beings, not Human Doings (exclusively)

I recently wrote an email to our High School Youth leaders who are currently "assisting" our students in running Youth Alpha. I sensed that...

Resource: The Bible Project

When I left college as a 25-year old, one of my life goals was to tackle our culture's Bible illiteracy problem. It's not my job...

Resource: WITH God Daily Devotional and the Phil Vischer Podcast

Right before this new year started, I did it. I had been looking at a daily devotional resource from a Christian leader who I respected and...

Tim Mackie // Teacher Who Constantly Places Bible Stories in Light...

I had fun this past Sunday working through the story-line of the Bible in light of the themes and trajectory of the Gospel according...