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1 POSTS 0 COMMENTSToben Heim is the Business Development Manager for a new media startup called Faithplay . Over the last 25 years he has worked in a broad spectrum of ministries, both church based and parachurch and he has a desire to connect believers to the best Biblically based content available—be that through traditional publishing or to the latest in digital media distribution. His favorite role is that of Dad to two high school kids. He lives in Colorado Springs.
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.