Tag Archives: Students

Meeting the Tiger Mom

I listened to Amy Chua read her book Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother on a recent road trip.  It left me with a headache and a lot to think about. I’m sure that more people know the book from … Continue reading

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The Lord Has a Plan – are we part of it?

Musing about trusting in God without feeling a call to be part of His work on earth … how can that be? Continue reading

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Restrepo – A Year in Afghanistan

Not trying to answer political questions – what will happen next – nor evaluate whether the tactics or one or another administration was correct, the documentary film Restrepo simply shows soldiers’ perspective on the war in Afghanistan by showing the experiences of one platoon. Here’s why it’s worth seeing. Continue reading

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