False dualisms & peculiar people

In the first two posts of this series, we did our best to establish how Christian education is distinct in its approach to truth as well as its intended outcomes. Christian schools must first recognize these differences if they are to be faithful to their mission, but this is only the beginning. Redeeming education is […]

Retooling our schooling

If you were to ask the next five people you see what the purpose of education is, you’re likely to get a similar answer from each of them.  Education has been largely reduced to the process by which one is positioned to make a good living.  While there is nothing inherently wrong with this approach, […]

You can handle the truth

People are never more confused about what I do for a living when I tell them I work in Christian education. At best, they take this to mean I teach Sunday school everyday, but usually I just get comments like “Good for you! That must be so nice.” This is not surprising, as few institutions […]