Archives May 2018



The wisdom of the sensible is to understand his way, but the foolishness of fools is deceit. Proverbs 14:8 The definition of ‘Prudent’ is ‘acting with or showing care and thought for the future.’ Each human being is moving forward through life. Teachers, students, parents, children—all have the opportunity to practise this characteristic. Prudence is …


Standing on the Name of JESUS

During the closing message of ESC 2018, Josh Pike encouraged us not to be passive Christians, but to be active, because God is in the business of transformation. We were challenged not to be happy with the status quo, but to start something new, to make something happen. Here are a few ideas of how …


Why Christian Education?

As a teacher with over 12 years’ experience, I began to notice how education was changing, and I didn’t like what I saw. Increasingly, parents’ rights over their children’s education were being diminished and, in addition to this, my own children were unhappy at school and not thriving as they should. Eventually, my husband and …


Focus on God and Get on with the Work! by Gill Robins

Last year, I had the privilege of meeting many of you when I spoke at your Conference. I closed my talk with a challenge from Isaiah: ‘Your people will rebuild the ancient ruins and will raise up the age-old foundations; you will be called Repairer of Broken Walls, Restorer of Streets with Dwellings’. This was …