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Articles in category: Big Ideas: Truth, Beauty, Goodness and more!

The Eternal Pursuit of the Knowledge of God (and the liberal artist’s head start)

Let’s start with one of my favorite verses: “The earth will be filled with the knowledge of the LORD, as the waters cover the sea” (Isaiah 11:9). We find a complementary verse more narrowly focused on the ministry of Jesus in John 21:25: “Jesus did many other things...
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Book Review: Norms & Nobility

How often do we stop and truly ponder why we are pursuing classical, Christian education? The Bible tells us that “where there is no vision, the people perish” (Prov. 29:18, KJV). How often do we stop and renew our vision for our homeschool—the vision of classical,...
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Beauty is in the Eye of God

by Matt
Tuesday, 26 April, 2011
categories: Big Ideas: Truth, Beauty, Goodness and more!
Among Christians, there is general agreement on the objective nature of truth:  a truth is true, whether you believe it or not. We like to hear our postmodern friends (who deny the existence of absolute truth) say, “There is no such thing as absolute truth,” because...
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Refinement of Mathematics

In addition to focused studies on Christian and classical education, my recent studies have also included a consideration of the curriculum and methods of leading international ministries of education. I believe that every public, private, and home educator would do...
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Contextual Learning

“I have vigorously defended contextual learning in my book because I believe that it is the key to how we learn as well as to the delight we find in learning. Children learn to speak by hearing words used in context, not by memorizing their definitions or studying...
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