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In Memory of Elisabeth Elliot’s Homecoming — Pre-Release Giveaway for Walking with the Waodani PLUS I-TEC Resources

Elisabeth Elliot's Homecoming Giveaway
Elisabeth Elliot
Photo courtesy of I-TEC

A Humble Hero Went Home

On June 15, 2015, Elisabeth Elliot went home to be with the Lord.  Inspiring tributes to this humble hero abound. (See below for links to some of our favorites.) The impact of her life—lived faithfully for Christ—reaches across borders and generations.

When she returned to Ecuador to minister to and live among the people who had brutally murdered her husband and four other men, she courageously demonstrated what it means to “love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you” (Matt. 5:44). Continue reading In Memory of Elisabeth Elliot’s Homecoming — Pre-Release Giveaway for Walking with the Waodani PLUS I-TEC Resources

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A Simple and Painless Scripture Memory Resource — Philippians in 28 Weeks

Philippians in 28 Weeks Story

WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO LOVE HIM WITH ALL YOUR MIND?

That’s a question I often ask as I homeschool our two teenaged sons.

When I think about how the Bible is banned in many countries…and about how countless believers have sacrificed their freedom and even their lives to spread the message of God’s love and salvation…another question naturally arises:

Are we exercising our freedom responsibly?

OUR STORY

Continue reading A Simple and Painless Scripture Memory Resource — Philippians in 28 Weeks

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Why study philosophy?

Philosophy impacts us in unexpected ways…

Most of us underestimate the relevance of philosophy. But whether we realize it or not, philosophers’ ideas have a profound impact on our daily lives.

In fact, philosophers are the world’s idea men—and their ideas are the real movers and shakers of history.

Today, there is a form of philosophy that has effectively undercut freedom and dignity within our culture. And that philosophy creeps into our lives under our radar, without us even detecting it. Continue reading Why study philosophy?

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“Heaven” by Renee (Smock) Higgins

Heaven Creative Freewriting

One student’s creative writing exercise from Creative Freewriting Adventure

The trip to Heaven was just as fast as I had imagined it would be. In the blink of an eye, my spirit was whisked before a mighty gate. I instantly felt warm and light. I immediately wanted to sing. I spontaneously wanted to dance. I surprisingly wanted to… laugh?

Before me stood the most amusing scene… a scene that had been so familiar to me on earth as a child, but now seemed comical here… comical, but infinitely beautiful. Continue reading “Heaven” by Renee (Smock) Higgins