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Digital Education and the Christian Mind | More Than Cake

Digital Education and the Christian Mind | More Than Cake | Christianity in Education | Scoop.it
What is the future of digital education for the Christian mind?
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Food for thought!  Are we dystopian or utopian in our version of Christian digtial education?  How do we help our families bridge the two worldviews?

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The Four Stages of Visionary Leadership – Will Mancini

The Four Stages of Visionary Leadership – Will Mancini | Christianity in Education | Scoop.it
I have reflected over a decade on the question of how visionaries develop. These are some initial thoughts that I want to share with blog readers as I think...

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God leading and not self leading is the heart of visionary leadership.  

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What If Learning - A Christian way of teaching

What If Learning - A Christian way of teaching | Christianity in Education | Scoop.it

This site is for teachers who want their classrooms to be places with a Christian ethos, whatever the subject or age group being taught. It explores what teaching and learning might look like when rooted in Christian faith, hope and love. It does this by offering 100+ concrete examples of creative classroom work and an approach which enables you to develop your own examples.

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Interactive Bible App Teaches Kids Fun Lessons, Leaves Theology to Parents

Interactive Bible App Teaches Kids Fun Lessons, Leaves Theology to Parents | Christianity in Education | Scoop.it
A new app is bringing to life biblical stories for kids, giving children fun and interactive ways to learn about the Scriptures.
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Kids can listen, read, tap and touch epic Bible stories with their parents or their friends through the new BibleKids 3D books created by RocketPop Games LLC, an independent game development company based in Texas.
Read more at http://www.christianpost.com/news/interactive-bible-app-teaches-kids-fun-lessons-leaves-theology-to-parents-65248/#tsOQZUzU7vgGCsPt.99

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Coherence and the Christian Worldview | eChristianNews.com

Coherence and the Christian Worldview | eChristianNews.com | Christianity in Education | Scoop.it
At the heart of the Christian worldview is the belief that the universe is a coherent whole.”
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A very practical description of the different worldviews and how Christians do need to see things differently.  ****

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The Difference of Grieving with God and Without Him - Christian Post (blog)

The Difference of Grieving with God and Without Him - Christian Post (blog) | Christianity in Education | Scoop.it
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The Difference of Grieving with God and Without Him
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His materialistic worldview grants no life beyond the grave. No chance to see those who died again. No possibility of a joyous reunion.
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School Shootings and Spiritual Warfare

School Shootings and Spiritual Warfare | Christianity in Education | Scoop.it
The mystery of evil is a declaration of war on the peace of God’s creation. The war goes on, but not for long.
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This has some important points to consider in light of the horrible violence in the US.  

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Tolkien Experts Talk About His Christian Themes

Tolkien Experts Talk About His Christian Themes | Christianity in Education | Scoop.it
In advance of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey hitting theaters, Crosswalk.com talks with Dr. Ralph Wood, Dr. Michael Ward and Rick Trumbo about J.R.R. Tolkien's faith and how it comes across in The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings.
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Video exploring thoughts on the metaphors behind Tolkien's writing. The power of the ring and the message of evil and greed are just two themes explored in the book and movie. Cannot wait to go and see it!

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Ancient copy of Ten Commandments goes digital - NBCNews.com

Ancient copy of Ten Commandments goes digital - NBCNews.com | Christianity in Education | Scoop.it
NBCNews.comAncient copy of Ten Commandments goes digitalNBCNews.comThe Cambridge Digital Library has just made available thousands of pages from fragile religious manuscripts for Internet users' perusal, including a 2,000-year-old copy of the Ten ...
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Pretty amazing what technology can do.  

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Bible League

Free Devotional Day Planner!
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Get your free planner care of the Bible league of Canada!

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If you don't have your own devotional the Bible League of Canada will help with sending you a free one!

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Good News of Great Joy (Free Advent eBook)

Good News of Great Joy (Free Advent eBook) | Christianity in Education | Scoop.it

Good News of Great Joy (Free Advent eBook).. from John Piper.

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God Makes Sense | Christianity.net.au

God Makes Sense | Christianity.net.au | Christianity in Education | Scoop.it
Christianity.net.au lets you explore, question and interact with the faith that has been transforming the world since 0 AD. See for yourself - God makes sense.
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…student open mic – Amanda Todd – pt 3…

…student open mic – Amanda Todd – pt 3… | Christianity in Education | Scoop.it

It is one thing to have staff sharing at chapel; it is another to have students talking to each other.

The past two weeks I have shared on very heavy topics.  So I felt a ‘check-in’ was needed.  This was confirmed when two students at separate times came to ask if we could have an open mic at chapel.

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Out of Ur: The Beards of Ministry

Out of Ur: The Beards of Ministry | Christianity in Education | Scoop.it
Conversations for Ministry Leaders
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Check out your hair status depending on your beliefs:)

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Grace Fox - Christian author and speaker from British Columbia, Canada

Grace Fox - Christian author and speaker from British Columbia, Canada | Christianity in Education | Scoop.it
Grace Fox is a Canadian Christian womens' retreat speaker, writers' conference teacher, and author.
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Some great books and resources for homeschooling mums!

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Christian Online Bible Game - Try It For Free - BIG Bible Town

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Create your own avatar in this bible online game,  which helps younger students learning their bible lessons without realising they are learning, and have fun at the same time.  Sign up for the free trial, and then give us some feedback please from your child's perspective;)

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History Channel's The Bible Official Trailer

History Channel's <i>The Bible</i> Official Trailer | Christianity in Education | Scoop.it
The Bible is an epic 5-week TV mini-series premiering 3.3.13 on the History Channel from Emmy winning husband & wife team, Mark Burnett & Roma Downey. Visit http://thebibleminiseries.com for more informationFor two hours each Sunday night millions...
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Check out this latest Bible series on the History Channel.

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Nigeria Kills 13 Boko Haram Militants as Massacre of Christians Continues

Nigeria Kills 13 Boko Haram Militants as Massacre of Christians Continues | Christianity in Education | Scoop.it
The Nigerian armed forces have fought back against the Islamic militant group Boko Haram, killing 13 suspected combatants in an attack on their stronghold in the town of Maiduguri on Tuesday.
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Please pray that this kind of persecution will come to an end!

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Millennials at worship services are few but passionate

Millennials at worship services are few but passionate | Christianity in Education | Scoop.it
Fewer than 10% of young adults regularly attend worship services but those who do look for authenticity and opportunities to lead and serve.
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Decreasing stats for Protestant church attendance in the US,  but evangelical numbers are rising.

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The Metropolitan Museum of Art - The Christmas Story

The Metropolitan Museum of Art - The Christmas Story | Christianity in Education | Scoop.it
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Beautiful rendition of art and scripture in the story of Christmas!

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Does 'The Hobbit' unfold a Christian world view? - The Birmingham News - al.com

Does 'The Hobbit' unfold a Christian world view? - The Birmingham News - al.com | Christianity in Education | Scoop.it
The Birmingham News - al.comDoes 'The Hobbit' unfold a Christian world view?The Birmingham News - al.comBrown sees Tolkien's Christian worldview in his book in his use of Providence, of calling, of Bilbo's mission for something other than himself.
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Eternal hope in Tolkien's book and movie soon to be released is all part of having a Christian worldview.  

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With Digital Technology, Worldreader Brings Knowledge to Africa's Neediest ... - Knowledge@Wharton

With Digital Technology, Worldreader Brings Knowledge to Africa's Neediest ... - Knowledge@Wharton | Christianity in Education | Scoop.it
Knowledge@WhartonWith Digital Technology, Worldreader Brings Knowledge to Africa's Neediest ...Knowledge@WhartonPortable e-readers have eliminated those physical and economic difficulties, making sought-after books instantly available via digital...
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Helping those in less fortunate get techie skills is big in my world!  Yay to Wharton for spreading the love.

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Poll: Britain wants to return to its Christian roots - OneNewsNow

Poll: Britain wants to return to its Christian roots - OneNewsNow | Christianity in Education | Scoop.it

In a nation that is often described as "post-Christian," a spark of revival might be on the horizon.

A breeding ground of Darwinian evolution and atheism -- and more recently, spreading Islamization -- England has been recognized as falling away from its Christian heritage for generations. But recent survey results released by Oxford University indicate that a large majority is ready for a return to its Christian roots. OneNewsNow.

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Reviewing Uncover, a Religious Transmedia Campaign

Reviewing Uncover, a Religious Transmedia Campaign | Christianity in Education | Scoop.it

J. Nathan Matias:  "A few weeks ago, I received a fascinating package in the mail. It was a copy of the gospel of Luke interleaved with graph paper and QR codes. In this post, I interview the creators of Uncover, review it, offer design ideas for transmedia religious texts, and reflect on data privacy in religion" ...


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Jesus Sermons: Real Righteousness: Putting on a Religious Show

Scott Dickie shares his recent sermon on Christian leadership, from my church PPAC.  What does it mean to be rewarded in Christ?

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