On Nov. 7, 2017, the “News Journal” published an article titled: In Delaware, 1 in 6 Adults Struggle to Read. That’s about 13% of Delaware’s population—an astounding number but not too off from the rest of the US. The article piqued my interest since I recently conducted a prayer conference call with intercessors across the … More Where are the Priorities in our Public Schools?
Over the past two weeks, we have been inundated with the news of school shootings. The most deadly in recent weeks was the shooting on the campus at Ompaqua Community College in Oregon, where 10 people were killed and nine were injured. The US has had an average of one school shooting per week since … More The Perfect Storm in Education
This is the Hebrew month of Nissan, the month of Passover! Nissan is the time for redemption, miracles and a time for us to evaluate every political structure with which we are aligned. With this in mind, I’ve put together some thoughts on the upcoming proposed Oklahoma teacher “walk out” scheduled to take place on … More Prayer for Oklahoma Education
Many of us, when asked where God is, without missing a beat would reply, “He’s everywhere!” And of course that would be absolutely a correct answer. He IS everywhere. But I can tell you, that most of my prayer life has not reflected God was everywhere, because I had a predominate mindset that God was … More The Roar of Prayer!
Judges 4 tells the story of one of Israel’s unlikely delivers. The Israelites had done evil in the eyes of the Lord. As a result of their disobedience, the Lord sold them to a Canaanite king who cruelly oppressed them for twenty years. They cried to the Lord for help. Deborah, a prophetess, told Barak, … More Now is the time for Intercessors to Arise!
One of the best treats in this life is to enjoy a cup of coffee with a friend – to sit across the table from someone with whom I can freely share my hopes, dreams, and disappointments is a genuine treat. I had that treat recently when Sherry and I met for breakfast. As we … More The Value of a Small Group
A couple of weeks ago, I heard a talk on forgiveness. There wasn’t a lot of new material that I hadn’t heard before, but as I listened, the Holy Spirit gave new insight, and a way to pray for America’s educational system. Increasingly educators endorse liberal and anti-Christian agendas much to the chagrin of … More In My Opinion … Maybe We Could Consider Forgiving Them
Did you hear the news that Common Core is Dead? … More Common Core is Dead!
Have you been persecuted for what you believe? Let me share with you someone who has suffered immense persecution because of her beliefs. … More In my opinion…the cost and rewards of being a Christian in education
1. Pray that long reaching Department of Education policies will be minimized as local communities rise up and take responsibility for the education of the children on a local level. 2. Pray for wisdom for Ms. DeVos as she makes decisions on school choice options, vouchers, charter schools, and public schools. Pray that the best … More Prayer Points for the US Department of Education and Betsy DeVos