Christian Education


The Bible exhorts all of us to educate our Children in his ways -

"These commandments that I give you today are to be upon your hearts. Impress them on your children. Talk about them when you sit at home and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get up" (Deut. 6:6-7, NIV). The period of the Judges in Israelite history shows us the consequences which result when parents shirk their duty of impressing the law of God on their children - "After that generation had been gathered to their fathers, another generation grew up, who knew neither the Lord nor what he had done for Israel. Then the Israelites did evil in the eyes of the Lord and served the Baals" (Jdg. 2:10-11, NIV). For too long, Christian parents have entrusted their children to a godless government school system, established on the belief that God's existence is immaterial to math, science, and the arts. God is Lord of every area of life, and education about every area of life should reflect his Lordship. The following articles are provided to guide Christians to make Biblical choices about education
   

Testimony before the House & Senate Committees on the Proposed Department of Education (1926)
by J. Gresham Machen (1881-1937)

The following is a transcript of the proceedings of the Senate Committee on Education and Labor, and the House Committee on Education, February 25, 1926, Congress of the United States, Washington D.C.

Keeping Covenant With God in the Education of our Children
by Greg L. Bahnsen

Classical Christian Education: A Look at Some History
by Pastor Ben House

Schools Are Religious
by Robert R. Booth

Richard Baxter's Practical Works, Vol. 1, A Christian Directory, on, Christian Economics

The Children Trap
Gary North's Introduction to: The Children Trap, Biblical Principles for Education. by: Robert Thoburn

Homeschooling Resources

Covenant Home Curriculum
"Providers of a complete, eclectic, classical approach, Pre-school through 12th grade curriculum for home educators with a reformed Christian world view."

Calvert School
"Delivers the best home school curriculum combined with personal support that inspires students to realize their full potential."

The Puritans’ Home School Curriculum
“We are currently developing a home school curriculum consistent with the historic reformed Biblical faith as it is excellently summarized in the original Westminster Standards and the Three Forms of Unity. Documents are in pdf format.”

List of Links - K through 12: Home Schooling: Curriculum

Google List of Links - Education/K_through_12/Home_Schooling/Curriculum/

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