Welcome to the Lowrie Center for Christian School Education at Columbia International University, home of innovating Christ-centered education worldwide. This network is your place to develop community, network with other educators and share your experience with the group. Whether you're a parent, educator or administrator, use these helpful tips to maximize your time on the Lowrie Center network.
Do It Heartily
An excerpt from The Teacher's Heart
By Dr. Roy W. Lowrie, Jr. (1984)
It was about 6:40 A.M. A choice group of young men and I were studying Colossians 3. We were serving God together at a summer camp. Reveille had not sounded yet so our 175 boys were not up. It was quiet in the old grist mill where we sat on benches…Continue
Created by Lowrie Center Last updated by Lisa Lanpher Jun 10, 2015.
Integrity of Heart
An excerpt from The Teacher’s Heart
by Dr. Roy W. Lowrie, Jr. (1984)
Psalm 78:70, 71 says that God chose David His servant, took him from the sheepfolds from following the ewes great with young, and brought him to feed Jacob His people and Israel His inheritance.
God has done a similar thing in our lives in making us Christian school teachers. To illustrate, (1) He chose us.…Continue
Created by Lowrie Center Last updated by Milton V. Uecker May 12, 2015.
INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF CHRISTIAN SCHOOL EDUCATORS, Winona Lake, Indiana, 1971. This was the first year of the Institute, the beginning of a rich tradition that continues today. Many of the founders of the Christian school movement are pictured here.
In the front row (left to right) are:
Bill Male, Dr. Brubaker, Tony Fortosis, Jim Weaver, Paul Kienel, Lou Koloze, John Blanchard, Roy Lowrie, Lucille Johnston, Gene Garrick (special thanks to Carl Key for identifying these folks).
FIVE YEARS LATER: (Thanks to Janet Nason and Carl Key for identifying these IICSE leaders.)
1st row left to right:
Lou Koloze, Unknown, Bill Male, Gene Garrick, Unknown, Bob Miller, Tony Fortosis, Art Nazigan, Ron Blue