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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...