Common Core Christianity

By Joe LaGuardia There is no little controversy surrounding education reform of late, particularly as it relates to Common Core, an education initiative originally proposed by governors across the nation.  Common Core, though confused by myths and misnomers, provides nationally-recognized benchmark standards and competencies in mathematics and language arts. When I taught high school social studies, I sawContinue reading “Common Core Christianity”

Generational faith formation makes a difference

I once had an Old Testament professor who was reading through his grandmother’s Bible.  He had read through the Bible many times before, but this one was special because it had all of his grandmother’s hand-written notes and reflections throughout. He cherished those notes and found that it helped him experience Jesus in a fresh,Continue reading “Generational faith formation makes a difference”