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Articles by author: Robert Bortins

The Right Order—Slavery in a Modern World

“I freed thousands of slaves, and could have freed thousands more, if they had known they were slaves.” ― Harriet Tubman As modern day Christians we abhor slavery. We know we are born into the slavery of sin and Jesus died to set us free from sin. We have accepted Him...
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Amber Alert: German Government Kidnaps Homeschool Children

by Robert
Wednesday, 04 September, 2013
categories: Big Ideas: Truth, Beauty, Goodness and more!
If you have a cell phone and alerts turned on you may periodically get messages warning of emergency weather conditions or Amber alerts asking you to assist in the recovery of a child kidnapped from their family. The system has saved countless numbers of lives. Yet,...
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What About College?

“A thorough knowledge of the Bible is worth more than a college education.” Theodore Roosevelt, 26th President of the United States Are you worried about college? Most homeschool families do. I am sure you have concerns about properly equipping your students for...
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Hindsight and High Hopes

As April ends and the school year winds down, it is important to reflect on all that has been accomplished. Most Classical Conversations communities have completed the school year and are preparing for EOG testing and Parent Practicum. This moment presents the...
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Sports: The Open Door for Government Control of Homeschooling in America

Some people believe the “Tebow Laws,” which are being proposed in various states, are a positive advancement for homeschooling. However, I believe homeschoolers should seriously consider the following perspective: although it is, perhaps, mostly like-minded friends who...
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