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It is time to begin a discussion on the second of our summer reading selections---Heart and Mind: What the Bible says about Learning by Ruth Beechick. If you have not already done so you might want to also review the previously posted comments…Continue
This post represents the first online forum regarding books on our professional summer reading program. The first of our suggested books was J.P. Moreland’s Love Your God with All Your Mind: The role of reason in the life of the soul. His discussion…Continue
This is the final forum in our summer reading schedule. There is a lot of reading time remaining during July and August so it is not too late to read one of the recommended books. You can review the previous forums as a means of selecting a book…Continue
The Lowrie Center's Online Summer "Book Club"As summer approaches educators find themselves with more time and opportunity to be involved in continuing education courses and professional reading. Lifelong learning is a hope that we have for our…Continue
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Throughout the years, the Lowrie Center has archived many messages from experts in Christian school education. We are pleased to announce the addition of some of these classic messages to the Enduring Ideas - Video Series, available for easy download at a minimal fee. Please follow this link for more information:
Did you miss the 2013 International Institute for Christian School Educators? Or did you attend, and wish you could share what you learned with your coworkers? Now you can download one or all of the Keynote sessions from this summer. Follow this link for easy download and secure payment options:
Also, you can still purchase training resources from the Keynote and Administrator sessions of the 2012 International Institute for Christian School Educators. Follow this link for easy download and secure payment options:
A Responsible Heart
An excerpt from A Teacher's Heart
by Dr. Roy W. Lowrie, Jr. (1984)
The sons of Jacob had gone down into Egypt for grain because the famine was sore in Israel. They presented their appeal to the governor, not realizing that he was their brother Joseph, whom they had sold years ago. Joseph recognized them, but did not identify…Continue
Created by Lowrie Center Last updated by Lisa Lanpher Jul 16.
A Prepared Heart
An excerpt from A Teacher's Heart (1984)
by Dr. Roy W. Lowrie, Jr.
Short comments about a person are often found in the Bible which reveal why God used that person in a particular way. These comments are about the personal, private life of the person, not about the public life.
There is a comment like that about God’s servant, Ezra. “For Ezra…Continue
Created by Lowrie Center Last updated by Lisa Lanpher Jul 10.
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