Foundation: Helping Children Develop a Christian Worldview

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Whether we are parents or not, we recognize the importance of education. When it comes to education, we typically think of math, science, literature, and so on, but what about worldviews? Steve is back this week with another edition of the AC Podcast interviewing Elizabeth Urbanowicz, the creator of the Foundation Comparative Worldview Curriculum. Links & Articles Foundation Comparative Worldview …

Won’t You Be My Neighbour?

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Many adults both in Canada and the US remember seeing Fred Rogers growing up. In many ways, he was the hallmark of our childhood TV experience. This highly influential public TV figure with an air of a friendly grandpa about him was featured in a recent biographical documentary. In this week’s episode of AC Podcast, Andy, Terry, and Steve sat …

Science Says Having Kids Isn’t Worth It

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In a Western culture like ours that has been shaped by Judeo-Christian values, children are considered very precious and important. It is taken for granted that bringing forth life is a good thing. Yet, with the erosion of the Judeo-Christian foundation in an increasingly secular West, some would dare challenge this conventional wisdom. Is having children worth the loss of …

Get Real about Porn

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The clearest example of our hyper-sexualized Western culture is the prevalence of pornography. With the ubiquitous presence of the Internet, millions of images and videos are at our fingertips. Now, we don’t have to go find pornography; it finds us – and our children. Links & Articles How porn fuels sexual violence: A conversation with Dr. Mary Anne Layden from …

Parenting Your Child’s Mind.

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“Mom, Dad, is it true?”   Such an important question. Are we as parents prepared to respond? Questions like these demonstrate how valuable apologetics is to the family. Apologetics is the Christian discipline of giving an answer for what you believe and is a powerful tool to address obstacles to faith that may come along our children’s path. Thriving Family …