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3 POSTS 0 COMMENTSKaty Langley is a passionate leader whose years of experience in youth ministry, humor, spontaneity, ridiculous tall height, and drive to know God more has allowed her to connect to youth of all ages. Expressing the Lord through music and worship is a big part of her heart, as well as continually learning -- she is currently a student at North Park Theological Seminary.
A Bible Release Time program is currently being vetted in Knox County, Tennessee. Students are excused one hour a month from their regular classes to attend a course at a neighboring church. Students' parents must sign a release form and the course takes the place of subjects like art and music.
As parents, we want to give our kids great gifts at Christmas. We get their wish lists and get as much as our budget allows. But what if we focused on making memories instead of tons of gifts?
The modern church, says Brady Boyd, "has chosen some cheap substitutes to the original Great Commission." But there is a way we can correct our mission drift...and the key is the two greatest commandments.