July 2009

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  • Feature Box 1

    July 01, 2009
    Shane Anderson, former Northwest pastor and author of How to Kill Adventist Education, takes a hard look at the root causes of the challenges plaguing Adventist schools. Anderson proposes a simple strategy for change and several schools who have s...
  • Feature Box 2

    July 01, 2009
    Relational Factors Connect to AchievementAs researchers continue to assess relational and environmental factors connected to achievement, they have been interested in several preliminary findings.Students exhibit superior achievement when:They att...
  • Feature Box 2

    July 01, 2009
    Relational Factors Connect to AchievementAs researchers continue to assess relational and environmental factors connected to achievement, they have been interested in several preliminary findings.Students exhibit superior achievement when:They att...
  • Caring Heart Award Winners for 2009

    July 01, 2009
    Fourteen Northwest academy students were recipients of the 2009 Caring Heart Award made possible through funding from a private foundation and the North American Division of Seventh-day Adventists. Students were selected by schools for exemplifyin...
  • Weighing Our Options

    July 01, 2009
    It was hard enough on my dad when my mother joined the Seventh-day Adventist Church, but now she was asking him to move our family to another town so their kids could go to an Adventist school. This was more than he could take. He stormed into the...
  • Caring Heart Award Winners for 2009

    July 01, 2009
    Fourteen Northwest academy students were recipients of the 2009 Caring Heart Award made possible through funding from a private foundation and the North American Division of Seventh-day Adventists. Students were selected by schools for exemplifyin...
  • Weighing Our Options

    July 01, 2009
    It was hard enough on my dad when my mother joined the Seventh-day Adventist Church, but now she was asking him to move our family to another town so their kids could go to an Adventist school. This was more than he could take. He stormed into the...
  • CognitiveGenesis

    You've overheard the comments: "It would really strap us to send our kids to church school, and they'll get a better education in public school, anyway. They'll get their religious training at home and at church."Or perhaps this sentiment: "The te...
  • CognitiveGenesis

    You've overheard the comments: "It would really strap us to send our kids to church school, and they'll get a better education in public school, anyway. They'll get their religious training at home and at church."Or perhaps this sentiment: "The te...

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  • Did You Know - July 2009

    July 01, 2009
    Because this section doesn't amount to much without its page design, it is not available here. You can see the Did You Know? page for this month by looking in the print edition of GLEANER or by clicking on the PDF version. To get to the PDF versio...
  • Proof in the Pudding

    July 01, 2009
    I started my church school experience in a one-room school in the basement of the Jamestown Church in North Dakota—twenty-one kids representing six of the eight grades available. And I don't feel one bit persecuted. I, "Maxie Carle" Torkelsen, lov...
  • FYI July 2009

    July 01, 2009
    Montana ABC ClosesPacific Press® retail closed its Montana Adventist Book Center on June 21, 2009. Service will continue at camp meetings, through mail order, and through book mobiles that visit churches on a regular basis.Betty Britton, Idaho ABC...
  • Proof in the Pudding

    July 01, 2009
    I started my church school experience in a one-room school in the basement of the Jamestown Church in North Dakota—twenty-one kids representing six of the eight grades available. And I don't feel one bit persecuted. I, "Maxie Carle" Torkelsen, lov...
  • An Encouraging Word

    Bruce was a failure. That's what he'd overheard the fifth-grade teacher say. Another strike against him. Times were rough at school and home. His mom, attempting to raise three kids alone on a nonexistent budget, was barely coping with an emotiona...
  • Did You Know - July 2009

    July 01, 2009
    Because this section doesn't amount to much without its page design, it is not available here. You can see the Did You Know? page for this month by looking in the print edition of GLEANER or by clicking on the PDF version. To get to the PDF versio...
  • FYI July 2009

    July 01, 2009
    Montana ABC ClosesPacific Press® retail closed its Montana Adventist Book Center on June 21, 2009. Service will continue at camp meetings, through mail order, and through book mobiles that visit churches on a regular basis.Betty Britton, Idaho ABC...
  • An Encouraging Word

    Bruce was a failure. That's what he'd overheard the fifth-grade teacher say. Another strike against him. Times were rough at school and home. His mom, attempting to raise three kids alone on a nonexistent budget, was barely coping with an emotiona...

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