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The Bible, Reading, Connections, Moving Forward

As I reflect back on my children learning to read I remember them first learning letters, then words then sentences.  My oldest started reading at 3 we know this because he went on a Ferris wheel and said “don’t rock … Continue reading

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Did Jesus Know he was God?

I am currently taking a course through Edx on Jesus in the Scriptures.  It is offered by Notre Dame(a catholic university) and is free to take as are all ed x courses. A peer of mine posted two questions here … Continue reading

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Press On

As Religious Education teachers, As Catechists, As Sunday School Teachers, whatever title you give yourself….We are human We are children of God and we struggle at times, even those who can quote scripture, at times have doubts We are not … Continue reading

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What does the Catholic Church REALLY Believe??

If you are a seasoned Catechist(Religious Education Teacher) you can probably answer some of those types of questions that come up from your students if not perhaps a book like this would get you started: but really?? what do you … Continue reading

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The Importance of Continuing Education for the Religious Educator

With or Without a degree We all(if we are teaching about God, Jesus, and the bible) have had some (or should have had) education along the way, whether our own education growing up or further studies in college or offered … Continue reading

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They’ll know we are Christians by our LOVE

I find it interesting, I have taken several classes both in person and online on Christianity and have been to and worked at several varieties of churches and it always surprises me that some of the cruelest people are those … Continue reading

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Wrapping up the year

well…the religious ed year anyway We review what we’ve learned all year and this year we’ve tried new ways of reviewing We have two products I’ve never used before with 1st graders wipe off boards with handles kinda like this:(except … Continue reading

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In the morning when I rise…

    Shouldn’t that be our prayer.  “In the Morning when I rise, Give me Jesus” In Reflection of Christmas, that’s just what happened, God looked down on our world and sent his only son truly  God, truly Man, to … Continue reading

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Remember the Ants

Recently I had the opportunity to sit in on a middle school “The Edge” religious education program. The discussion “The Incarnation of Jesus”  In other words “God Becoming Man” This concept is a considered a mystery of faith we don’t … Continue reading

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There’s something about fall….

Here in the Midwest we joke about too cold winters and too short summers we talk about our football and baseball we talk about strawberry season, apple season, pumpkin picking time We are one of the few areas of the … Continue reading

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