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See how this denomination hopes to combat membership loss

Cash requested to combat the ‘doomsday machine’ by Tim Wyatt Posted: 13 Feb 2015 @ 12:07 Original source:  http://www.churchtimes.co.uk/articles/2015/13-february/news/uk/cash-requested-to-combat-the-doomsday-machine   ISTOCK Here are insights into the Church of England trying to deal with its devastating continuing membership losses.  The view … Continue reading

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Wonder why some folks think patriotism is dumb? Way to go, Quebec. A wonderful explanation to parents.

MAYOR REFUSES TO REMOVE PORK FROM SCHOOL CANTEEN MENU… EXPLAINS WHY Muslim parents demanded the abolition of pork in all the school canteens of a Montreal suburb. The mayor of the Montreal suburb of Dorval,has refused, and the town clerk … Continue reading

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What the takeover of a nation’s public schools can mean

An American firm is supplying Saudi Arabia’s public school system with an adjusted “Common Core” type educational program.  It will be in every public school, and contains definitions which Christians and Westerners find repulsive. Fr.Orthohippo You are here: Home / … Continue reading

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40 years of failed USA teaching methods

China’s lesson: why the West was wrong to abandon ‘chalk and talk’ teaching methods ‘Chalk and talk’ teaching has been phased out in Western countries over the past 40 years. The success of Chinese pupils is forcing a rethink PUBLISHED … Continue reading

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Trying to understand Ecumenism and Russian State Power

Ecumenism and Russian State Power by George Weigel 11 . 12 . 14 Source http://www.firstthings.com/web-exclusives/2014/11/ecumenism-and-russian-state-power Historically, various Orthodox Churches have identified with the political governance in their nations (ethnic groups). Here is a current day example of how this relationship … Continue reading

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“Christianity Today” report: It seems the Church of Satan has a list of recommended films on their website

Lessons from the Church of Satan Source – http://www.christianitytoday.com/ct/2014/november-web-only/lessons-from-church-of-satan.html The films they recommend aren’t about Satan, for starters. Alissa Wilkinson/ November 10, 2014 ‘Rosemary’s Baby,’ in which the protagonist is impregnated by the Prince of Darkness. Today I read, with … Continue reading

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Is this what Christians can expect in our school systems in the future? Here, it is now.

California School Accused of ‘Purging’ Christian Books By Todd Starnes , CP Op-Ed Contributor September 24, 2014|8:09 am (B H Publishing Group) Todd Starnes is a regular contributor of FOX & Friends and FoxNews.com. He writes a weekly column for … Continue reading

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