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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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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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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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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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Colorado mom shares frustration over child’s "Lefty/Righty" assignment

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:55 — 20.8MB) Today on Stand Up For The Truth’s program we heard from the Aurora School District parent in Colorado who told her son’s 7th grade Social Studies teacher that her family’s political leanings were none of the school’s business. (See: Colorado 6th Graders, Parents, Required […]

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Colorado 7th Graders, Parents, Required To Take "Righty/Lefty" Survey

Today we received an email from one of our Stand Up For The Truth listeners about a very disturbing assignment given in the Aurora Public School District in Colorado: “Attached is an assignment given to my 12-year-old great-nephew in his 7th grade social studies class. It is an outrage, and I’m so proud of my […]

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Common Core: What will your students learn?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:53 — 11.9MB) Today, we’re talking about Common Core. Many parents are worried whether their students are being instructed or indoctrinated. While we have no doubt there are many dedicated and loving teachers in our public schools, we know they face growing challenges in educating our children […]

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Middle School Teacher Suspended for Showing Students Music Video Promoting Same-Sex ‘Marriage’

Talk about indoctrination. Not only into homosexual marriage, but away from Biblical truth. The teacher who showed this music video got a slap on the wrist and is now back in the classroom teaching young, impressionable teens again. Here is the video, shown to 13-year-olds: Here are the lyrics the students heard: “The right wing […]

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The time of testing

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:47 — 11.9MB) Today we’re looking at some mindblowing headlines about where we’re heading in the world regarding the Middle East, the global geopolitical landscape, the world economy, and the New Spirituality changing the visible church. We’ll dive into those and get your input, plus in our […]

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Leaving spiritual Babylon

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:45 — 11.9MB) Today we’re talking about the challenging times we are in starting with our young people. If you’re a parent, you are probably preparing yourself for the changes that are about to happen once again at your house: Summer vacation. This is the time of […]

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What’s so rotten about Common Core Curriculum?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:36 — 11.8MB) Part of the government’s economic stimulus program will poke, prod and train your children. And on top of that, it will datamine your children through many different measuring tools including wireless skin sensors, facial expression cameras and even MRIs. Think we’re kidding? It’s all […]

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Children of indoctrination

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:11 — 11.9MB) As a parent, do you know what your student is learning? There is a war on for the minds of our future leaders. And as you’ll hear today, those with an extreme agenda are intentionally targeting children at younger and younger ages. For example, […]

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Education agenda?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:44 — 12.1MB) Does our education system need reform? People assume that the National Education Association (NEA) is all about educating children. But more and more evidence is mounting that the NEA is really more about indoctrinating them into a non biblical worldview. In fact we are […]

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Your Vote Does Matter!

Next Tuesday, Wisconsin citizens will be given the opportunity to exercise one of the most important freedoms we have—the right to vote and elect our next set of leaders.  Now much of the attention is on the Presidential race and the recall elections of Governor Walker and certain State Senators, but in many districts there […]

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Homeschooling: A growing movement

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (11.8MB) Our today’s students being instructed or indoctrinated? While we have no doubt there are many dedicated and loving teachers in our public schools, we know they face growing challenges in educating our children in the secular humanist environment created and promoted by the National Education Association.  Where […]

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Homeschooling families can’t teach homosexuality a sin in class, says Alberta government

EXCLUSIVE via LifeSiteNews.com: EDMONTON, Alberta.   Under Alberta’s new Education Act, homeschoolers and faith-based schools will not be permitted to teach that homosexual acts are sinful as part of their academic program, says the spokesperson for Education Minister Thomas Lukaszuk. “Whatever the nature of schooling – homeschool, private school, Catholic school – we do not tolerate […]

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Causing Little Ones To Stumble?

As we look at all the false teachings out there these days and the threats to the church in America, I have this little thing I do where I try to assess the seriousness of these threats and how much time we should spend studying them.  Well the “New Atheism” is perhaps not an overt […]

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