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Lewis Smedes Finds God in English 101

In his autobiography, Dr. Lewis Smedes writes of his early years in the faith. A turning point came as a freshman at Calvin College. He writes:

The first ...

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R. C. Sproul Struck by Knowledge of God

To tell the truth, I hated school from the first grade all the way through high school. The last thing I wanted to do was go to college. But because it ...


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Dr. Ben Carson's Mother

Dr. Ben Carson, world famous surgeon, has performed more than 400 operations a year, mostly brain and spinal surgeries. Besides his faith, his mother ...


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Professor Takes Students' Tests for Them

In the spring of 2002, I left work early so I could have some uninterrupted study time before my final exam in the Youth Ministry class at Hannibal-LaGrange ...


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"Stand and Deliver": Leading Through Hardship

The movie Stand and Deliver is based on the true story of Jaime Escalante, a math teacher who, through creative teaching techniques, discipline, compassion, ...


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School Principal Calms an Angry Father

A man received notice that his son, during his senior year in high school, had failed a course. The father, determined that his son would attend the best ...


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"Stand and Deliver": The Harm of Assuming the Worst

Stand and Deliver is a movie based on the true story of Jaime Escalante. In 1982, Escalante (played by Edward James Olmos) leaves a high-paying job as ...


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Student Wrestles with Faith Questions

Jonathan Lunde, instructor at Trinity College in Deerfield, Illinois, writes:

This past semester, I was privileged to have working with me as an assistant ...

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Statistics on Parental Discussion about Sex

A Kaiser Family Foundation U.S. News poll of 503 teens looked at the role of parents. When asked how often their parents talked to them about sex, the ...


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School: The No-God Zone?

Fifteen-year-old Gilberto Dixon, a 10th grader at Beach Channel High School in Queens, New York, commenting on a city school board decision to forbid ...


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