Running: An Unexpected Blessing

Running: An Unexpected Blessing

My first experience with running as a sport came my 7th grade year.  As a basketball player, we were told track would be our offseason program.  On the first day, the coach lined us all up along the football field end zone line.  As the whistle blew, we sprinted...
Brentwood Christian vs San Antonio Christian

Brentwood Christian vs San Antonio Christian

The play of the Bear Football Team was nothing less than heroic last Friday night. I talked of the story of Gideon earlier in the week and reminded them that the reason God had Gideon reduce his numbers in his army was so God’s power could be recognized. Both of our...
Heroes Among Us

Heroes Among Us

Everybody loves heroes and everybody has heroes. The heroes of our imagination wear capes and have powers beyond human ability and can change the course of humanity with their superpowers. The box offices at movie theaters are overrun with super men and wonderful...
The Most Important Lessons

The Most Important Lessons

I often look back on my own path and think about why those of us who teach continue to do what we do year after year. One thing I think we must all have in common is that at some point in our academic career we had a teacher that inspired us or changed us in some way....
The Benefits of Books

The Benefits of Books

What would you do if you found something that would increase your child’s achievement at school, increase their vocabulary and verbal intelligence, help your child develop empathy for others, increase their general knowledge about the world, make them a better writer,...