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HB 1032 – What It Means For You and Your Children

There has been a lot of debate recently regarding HB19-1032, or the bill to amend the Comprehensive Human Sexuality Education law that dictates how and what our public schools teach when it pertains to “sex education”. Prior to this bill, public schools were required to teach a state mandated sex education curriculum as early as…

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Traditional vs. Conventional Education

People have different ideas when they hear terms such as traditional one-room schools and conventional education.  Most government-run and large Christian schools can be classified as conventional education, while A.C.E. is a system that truly follows traditional education methods. A.C.E.’s traditional, nonconventional approach may seem odd to modern educators, but it possesses a sound educational…

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The Importance of Individualization

Elmwood Baptist Academy utilized the Accelerated Christian Education curriculum beginning in 4th grade. “How do children learn?”  The answer to this question can unlock the door to achievement for your child.  Accelerated Christian Education has done considerable research on the topic of how children learn; and the results, along with other educational surveys, indicate that…

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The Chaos of the American Christian Home

The following article is from Terry Coomer, founder of Hope Biblical Counseling in Littlerock, AR. In more than 38 years of ministry, Kim I have had the opportunity to counsel with many a husband and wife about their home, marriage, and children. It is always sad to see homes in chaos like so many homes today…

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Exciting Things Ahead!

Dear Parents, Over the past year, we have been working hard, planning and preparing for some extremely exciting changes that God is making at Elmwood. I want to personally express my thanks to you for bearing with us and patiently waiting as things were happening, sometimes slowly, but all the while working. (1) Renewed Purpose…

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Cell Phones, Internet, and Social Media

Hope Baptist Church/For The Love of the Family Ministries maintains a Biblical Counseling Center to help people who have need. Please click on the following link for more information. http://fortheloveofthefamily.com/resources/counseling-center/ As almost everyone knows, there are several issues that can occur with the Internet such as pornography, fantasy/romance novels, etc.; texting can involve sexting; and social media can…

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10 Ways To Get Kids Excited About The Bible

It seems more and more children are not digging deep into God’s Word and this is a problem. Here are 10 simple ways to get your kids excited about the Bible. 1. Let them see your excitement. Let’s face it, excitement is contagious.  How else would explain the “Stadium Wave” phenomenon that still rears its…

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