Point of Clarification …

A person must follow the dictates of his/her conscience as led by the Spirit of God. The issue for me is not public education versus private Christian education (or homeschooling). The characerization in the porposed resolution and its explanation implies those of us who keep our children in public schools are “in denial” and subjecting our children to “godlessness.” It is wasy to win an argument when you create an indefensible “straw man.”

We have a number of people who perfer to place their children in private Christian schools or teach them at home. We have not sought to discredit nor impose another way of thinking as more spiritual or more Christian. For a person to assume the role of mandating for the rest of us how to understand our relationship with the world and what it means to follow Jesus reaches to the heights of spiritual arrogance.

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About the Author
Husband to Patty. Daddy to Kimberly and Tommie. Grandpa Doc to Cohen, Max, Fox, and Marlee. Pastor to Snow Hill Baptist Church. Graduate of Oklahoma Baptist University and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Reading. Photography. Golf. Colorado. Jeeping. Friend. The views and opinions expressed here are my own and should not be construed as representing the corporate views of the church I pastor.

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