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All articles in category Education

June 2017

Education – EMF student intake

Students on this year’s European Mission Fellowship course are predominantly from the UK, with just one each from France, Luxembourg, Poland and the Ukraine, and two from Portugal. From France, 22-year-old David Jaeg from Morschwiller-le-Bas (Mulhouse), was recommended to the school by his pastor of La maison de l’Evangile, Olivier Favre. The church, which…

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March 2015

Ofsted aggression

Pupils and teachers have voiced their strong support for a Christian school which has been earmarked for closure by Nicky Morgan, Education Secretary. According to a report from the Christian Institute, Ms Morgan has pledged to close down the Durham Free School after claims of homophobic bullying. One of the parents backing the school,…

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March 2015

Creationism in Scotland

The Free Church of Scotland has been campaigning against concerted plans to remove creationism from schools across the country. Rev. David Robertson, who is to become Free Church Moderator in May, has voiced his concern that the Scottish Secular Society (SSS) has succeeded in getting a petition to decision-makers in the Scottish government. His…

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October 2013

Students away from home

For many students who will shortly leave home to go away to college or university, this can be a difficult and dangerous time in their Christian lives. To come from a secure, even sheltered, Christian home and be plunged into the quicksands of modern student culture, can prove to be too much for some.…

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March 2013

Christian Heritage Centre welcomes home-school group

A group of about 25 home-schooled children and their mothers spent the morning at the Heritage Centre, Bell End, Rowley Regis, one day at the end of January.       After light refreshments, the visit began with a brief, illustrated talk on the fact that, for nearly 2000 years, Christianity has been the source of…

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