Education

New Jersey Delusion: Boys Can Compete as Girls, No Documentation

Education11/20/2017 7:26:00 AM
Contact: 4 WINDS, 608-469-7956 MADISON, Wisc., Nov. 20, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- New Jersey high school athletes who desire to be transgender do not need gender documentation to compete. The New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association approved a policy where athletes only need to notify school administrators about the sex they want to be. The transgender community gave guidance to the organization. Source: 4 Winds Christian Athletics

Amendment on Parental Rights Introduced in U.S. House

Education11/16/2017 10:02:04 AM
Contact: Michael Ramey, Director of Communications & Research, ParentalRights.org, 540-751-1200, Media@parentalrights.org WASHINGTON, Nov. 16, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Representative Randy Hultgren (R-IL) introduced legislation in the U.S. House to propose a Parental Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Hultgren's House Joint Resolution 121 had 15 original cosponsors at its introduction on Thursday, November 16. A parallel resolution, SJRes. 48, was introduced in the Senate by Sen Source: ParentalRights.org

The Master's University Drops Tuition 26% Amidst Expansion and Growth

Education11/14/2017 9:21:01 AM
Contact: The Master's University, 661-362-2361, marketing@masters.edu SANTA CLARITA, Calif., Nov. 14, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- For 90 years, the Lord has had His gracious hand on The Master's University.  Leadership, faculty, staff, students and donors have all been united around the virtue of full confidence in the truth of Scripture as the necessary foundation for all education.  The school's ironclad conviction regarding biblical truth runs from the creation account Source: The Master's University

Calvary University Planning Colorado Expansion

Education11/14/2017 4:58:03 AM
Contact: Christopher Cone, Calvary University, 816-322-0110, president@calvary.edu KANSAS CITY, Mo., Nov. 14, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Calvary University is pleased to announce it has entered into discussions with the Morgan County School District, and is considering the RE-3 old middle school as a possible site for Calvary's expansion into Colorado. Calvary University, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and the Association for Biblical Higher Education, offers more than 50 fou Source: Calvary University

Theological Degree by Dissertation

Education11/10/2017 4:15:00 AM
Contact: Dr. Jack Nelson, 607-754-0133; www.luderwycliffe.com ENDICOTT, N.Y., Nov. 10, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Luder-Wycliffe Theological Seminary is pleased to announce their newest model of degree acceleration through the mode of Degree by Dissertation (thesis). It is offered in the following degree levels: 1. Master of Theology (M.Th.) 2. Master of Divinity (M.Div.) 3. Doctor of Theology (Th.D.) 4. Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) **Masters Dissertation requires 50,000 words Source: Luder Wycliffe Theological Seminary

Merger Brings Leadership Development Organizations Together to Further Serve Global Church

Education11/8/2017 7:18:01 AM
United World Mission to assume leadership of Overseas Council International, uniting formal and non-formal training efforts that help equip thousands   Contact: Palmer Holt, 704-662-2569, pholt@inchristcommunications.com     CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 8, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Two organizations with a long history of helping grow and strengthen the global church through training and leadership development are joining forces to maximize their impact.   Photo: FUSBC (Bi Source: InChrist Communicatinos

Apologetics Curriculum Defends Against Secular Attacks on Middle School Minds

Education11/7/2017 7:08:05 AM
Contact: Tom Griffin, 770-597-2654, tjgconsult@aol.com ATLANTA, Nov. 7, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- In the old days, universities were blamed for rattling the faith of believers. More recently, it was observed that people are leaving the faith already in high school. But now, research shows that by high school, 84% of youth have doubts about their Christian faith. Within Christian circles, one of the conventional answers to this is known as 'Christian apologetics,' the formal defense of Source: Athanatos Christian Ministries

Cardinal Terence Cook Award Presented to the Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers

Education11/7/2017 5:14:05 AM
Extraordinary Commitment, Support, Leadership in Handing on the Faith with Excellence Contact: Mike Virgintino, 914-941-7636 ext. 2219 MARYKNOLL, N.Y., Nov. 7, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers has received the 2017 Terence Cardinal Cook Award from the Catechetical Office of the Archdiocese of New York in recognition of Maryknoll's leadership in Catholic education. Photo: From left -- Ms. Ela Milewska, executive director, Youth Faith Formation, Archdioc Source: Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers

Christian Medical Association Doctors and Freedom2Care Applaud HHS Initiative to Connect Sex Education to Science

Education11/3/2017 11:23:05 AM
Contact: Margie Shealy, Christian Medical Association, 423-341-4254 WASHINGTON, Nov. 3, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- The 19,000-member Christian Medical Association (www.cmda.org) and the 30,000-strong Freedom2Care (www.Freedom2Care.org) today applauded a new initiative by the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services to ensure that its investment in sex education is backed by sound and objective scientific research. "The HHS leadership recognizes how important it is to tie policy and progr Source: Christian Medical Association

Local Foundation: 'Stand Up to Anti-Prayer Demands'

Education10/27/2017 7:47:00 AM
Contact: John Eidsmoe, Foundation for Moral Law, 334-262-1245, info@morallaw.org MONTGOMERY, Ala., Oct. 27, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Foundation for Moral Law, a Montgomery-based legal foundation established to defend religious liberty under the United States Constitution, urged Alabama school districts to resist the demands of the Freedom from Religion Foundation (FFRF) and others who are trying to drive prayer out of school athletic events.On October 23, 2017, the Wisconsin-ba Source: Foundation for Moral Law

Eschatology Students Wanted for World's First Apocalyptic Degree Program

Education10/16/2017 5:22:04 AM
Contact: Dr. Jack Nelson, 607-754-0133; www.luderwycliffe.com ENDICOTT, N.Y., Oct. 16, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Luder Wycliffe Theological Seminary is now seeking theological students of every eschatological position to enroll in its one-of-a-kind, first in the world eschatology degree programs for the master and doctoral levels. The full gamut of end times studies will be examined, to include its history and the various hermeneutical approaches which are still relevant today. Never be Source: Luder Wycliffe Theological Seminary

Grand Canyon University Students Release Second Full Album on iTunes

Education10/16/2017 4:08:03 AM
Center for Worship Arts students collaborate with guest producers on 11 original songs reflecting Christian music movement of the modern era Contact: Bob Romantic, 602-639-7611 PHOENIX, Oct. 16, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- With 11 original songs reflecting the Christian music movement of the modern era, students from Grand Canyon University's Center for Worship Arts have released their second full album, Canyon Worship 2017, on iTunes. The album is a collaboration between the univ Source: Grand Canyon University

New Christian College Seeks to Revolutionize Christian Higher Education Through Innovative Learning Model

Education10/13/2017 3:00:00 AM
Sattler College opens enrollment for the inaugural class Contact: Katie Martin, 972-267-1111 BOSTON, Oct. 13, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Sattler College, a Christian university founded in 2016, has opened enrollment for its inaugural class, which will begin studies in Fall 2018. Sattler College is on a mission to dramatically transform the Christian higher education system by providing students with rigorous academics and Christian discipleship at a fraction of the cost of most coll Source: A. Larry Ross Communications

Character-Forming Outdoor Adventure Group Will Remain 'a Place Where Boys Can be Boys'

Education10/11/2017 1:32:03 PM
Trail Life USA pledges to keep its 'affirming' boys focus as Boy Scouts of America announces it will start welcoming girls   Contact: Ty Mays, 770-256-8710, tmays@inchristcommunications.com   BELTON, S.C., Oct. 11, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- The leader of a national outdoor adventure program aiming to help develop men of character has reassured member-families and supporters that it will remain "a place where boys can be boys."   Trail Life USA CEO Mark Hanco Source: InChrist Communicatinos

International Nonprofits Partner to Develop End-to-End Solution to Re-Incarceration

Education10/12/2017 2:30:00 AM
Contact: Lindsey Frederick, 703-481-0000 WASHINGTON, Oct. 12, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Prison Fellowship International (PFI) and Bible League International (BLI) are partnering to develop a solution to the problem of re-incarceration worldwide. The organizations are working together to reach 1 million prisoners by 2020 with the message of the Gospel and equip and train them to become leaders within the church. Source: Prison Fellowship International