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Who’s filling the brains of our next generation?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:57 — 20.8MB) Today Mike is interviewing Dave Drake from Freedom Project Education about the brainwashing of public school students, and also JD King, the director of this 2014 film, Blue Beats Green. Here is a trailer: Check out “BlueBeatsGreen.Com” Stand Up For The Truth is a radio and […]

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Oklahoma governor dumps Common Core

Oklahoma has officially dropped the polarizing Common Core academic standards — marking a major shift by former supporter Gov. Mary Fallin. In a much-anticipated decision Thursday, Fallin, a Republican, signed legislation repealing the standards Thursday afternoon. She said Oklahoma has the ability to develop superior standards and federal meddling in advocating for the standards drove her decision. […]

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Common Core embedded in Christian homeschool studies– and Bibles!

What in the world would man-made Common Core education standards be doing in a children’s Bible, or any other Christian student material for that matter? Just ask Thomas Nelson, Harper Collins and Zondervan, the biggest names in Christian publishing. Common Core requires new and revised materials in today’s classroom and home schools, so now books […]

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School teaches kids to bow to “Sun God”

Public school students in a California district as young as Kindergarten and all the way through 6th grade have been bowing in worship to the “sun god” and participating in “liturgical/ritual religious practices” aimed at having them “become one with god,” according to a brief filed with an appeals court. Parents in the Encinitas Union School […]

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Dad speaks out against vile homework assignment; hauled out in cuffs

I am so thankful for cameras, that capture the truth of a calm parent who simply spoke up out of turn at a school board meeting and was hauled out by a police officer who later put the dad in handcuffs for the world to see. His crime was not disorderly conduct but violating the […]

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Parent: Transsexual teacher in Appleton, Wis., Pre-K class causes concern

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:22 — 12.2MB) Should parents be informed  that their four- and five-year-olds will be taught by a transsexual preschool teacher? An Appleton, Wis., mother says yes, and has contacted the Appleton Area School District about its new 4K program, after her young daughter told her she was […]

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Fellowship: A “filler” or a feast?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:04 — 20.9MB) Today we’re taking a little poll on fellowship and communion in the church: is it a “filler” or a feast?  How often does your church celebrate communion? What would your preference be? We’ll share your comments in the 2nd segment today. One of the issues […]

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Mom says daughter’s teacher rejected essay citing Jesus as her hero

It’s not the first time this has happened. An elementary school in Tennessee rejected a similar assignment from a 10-year-old girl last year because it mentioned God. However, following a national outcry, school officials changed their minds and accepted the student’s assignment. Now it has happened in North Carolina. The teacher denies it; the mom is sticking […]

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Parents, Teachers and Common Core: the train is gaining speed

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:06 — 21.3MB) Today we are talking about education and Common Core. There are many new development we need to cover today, and we also want to hear from you, if you are a parent whose student has experienced the Common Core standards and curriculum. You’ll need […]

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School promotes “cross the line” game

This is a school in our listening area. Parents, we need to make sure we know about these “games.” Post by Stand Up For The Truth.

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Keeping our eyes (and Bibles) open

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:39 — 20.7MB) Today it’s the full gamut: We’re talking government education, and later some face-to-face experiences – with “Jesus?” Joining us for this discussion is someone who has been sounding the alarm about national Common Core standards and curriculum. Kyle Olson is publisher and founder of EAGnews.org dedicated to education […]

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Hath God Said?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:57 — 20.8MB) Hath God really said? Sometimes what we think is biblical isn’t really in the Bible at all. Our guest Tim Chaffey from Answers in Genesis weighs in today.  Tim earned a M.Div., specializing in Apologetics and Theology, and a Th.M. in Church History and […]

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Hour of Code at Hale Kula Elementary School

Common Core and the pressure to conform

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:43 — 20.7MB) Today we are diving into several controversial topics. In our second half, we’re discussion some theological perspectives on prayer, and how without a biblical understanding, we can make prayer about doing all sorts of things that the Bible says we ought not to do. […]

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Common Core lessons reducing teachers to "robots"

A large number of teachers are discovering that the Common Core curriculum is leaving them with less control in the classroom. Many have said this forced education program is robbing them of their creativity and threatening to reduce them to mere “robots” that deliver pre-packaged lessons “word for word.” “I’m unable to do projects anymore […]

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Common Core and you

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:11 — 21.3MB) You won’t hear the Common Core happenings in mainstream media – but we cover it quite a bit and we’ve ammassed quite a few programs, guests, articles and resources on our website to try to help people make sense out of a curriculum and […]

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Keeping our youth from "evolving" their truth

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 50:44 — 20.3MB) We know that one of the most worrying statistics for Christian parents is what happens to their children when they graduate high school and go to college. The latest statistics tell us a huge majority of college students fall away from their beliefs, thanks […]

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Common Core strikes again.

Nine-year-olds in Illinois are getting a lesson in election racism, and the local news is reporting that its source is the district’s Common Core curriculum. Fourth graders in Dupo Illinois are reading a biography of Barack Obama that’s giving St. Clair County parents another reason to question Common Core.  Reports the Illinois Review: “The book, […]

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Christmas in May

Humanist group targets Christmas shoebox campaign

The American Humanist Association, a national advocacy organization with 20,000 members nationwide, sent letters this week to two public elementary schools after parents complained their children were being asked to collect toys and money for Operation Christmas Child. Operation Christmas Child is a project of Samaritan’s Purse, an evangelical relief organization founded by Franklin Graham, son of […]

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Worshipping the "Boss"

Now this has to be the ultimate in “the boss” vs. THE Boss. And before you tell me all about the Apostle Paul using the pagan unknown god (in Acts 17:16-34) to reach people for Christ, please understand that there is no evangelizing going on in this university classroom. This is for Springsteen worship, and it […]

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Virginia mom told she needs a "doctor's note" for her child's bag lunch

Government over-reach? If your child is a picky eater and you want to send a bag lunch instead of having him eat whatever is in the cafeteria, you might just need a note from your doctor!  Check out this school note shared by a mom named Linda who lives in Richmond, Virginia: She goes on […]

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