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Articles dated October 2011

So That a Man Can Stand Up: Reasons to Read a Classic Through Reflections on Johnny Tremain

No temptation has seized you except what is common to man. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can stand up under it. (1 Corinthians 10:13, NIV).   What makes...
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The Truth about Thanksgiving

by Courtney and
Monday, 31 October, 2011
categories: Homeschooling Life
Thanksgiving has come to mean parades of fanciful floats, gourmet feasts, and football, but amidst all of that have we lost the true meaning behind the historical event? As creative homeschoolers, we try to add some meaning to the day by making paper chains that list...
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The "Try" in Triathlon

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by David
Thursday, 20 October, 2011
categories: Articles
A couple of weeks ago I competed in the Belews Lake Triathlon. I have always wanted to complete a triathlon because it just sounds cool. I walked a marathon in 2003, and I wanted to see if I could do a triathlon.   Now, the marathon was a long six hours and seven...
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Why Adam is Foundational to Medicine

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by Jonathan
Tuesday, 18 October, 2011
categories: Classical Christian Education
We have all heard about the story of Adam and Eve from the Bible. God creates Adam, then Eve, then they sin, and the whole world falls apart. All creation groans. A great flood rips the world apart. Humanity is left broken in a broken world. This story is derided by...
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Teaching Teens to Watch Movies

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by Tobin
Monday, 17 October, 2011
categories: Articles
I do not like it when people say a movie is boring. What they mean when they say it is boring is that they are not able to focus their attention on the movie. This is quite a different thing from the movie being boring or otherwise. When people say a movie is boring,...
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