The Benedict Option: A Review

by Lance Kinzer on Jun 21, 2017 8:00:00 AM

In his 1981 work, After Virtue, the philosopher Alasdair MacIntyre described what he took to be the besetting affliction of modern man:

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Small Class Size: Does it Really Matter?

by Rachel Hutson on Jun 14, 2017 7:00:00 AM

My husband and I found ourselves staring this question in the face as we were choosing where to send our daughters for Read More

Saving Our Children from Narcissism: Parenting Tips from a Fourth-Century Church Father

by John Hutson on Jun 7, 2017 2:35:07 PM

As a father of young children with an interest in history, I have often wondered how Christians in the past raised their children and what great church leaders taught about parenting. One Christian ...

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Memorizing Scripture as a Family

by Rachel Hutson on May 31, 2017 12:46:45 PM

I'm looking out over this summer with a mixture of “How am I ever going to survive?” and “I only have 12 ...

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Instilling a Lifelong Love of Reading in Your Middle Schooler

by Susan VanSyckle on May 24, 2017 8:30:00 AM

When our kids were younger, it was easy to have books readily available. We filled our home with books, went to the library weekly, and “story time” seemed like all the time. I loved watching their ...

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Three Chores Even Kindergartners Can Do

by Rachel Hutson on May 17, 2017 8:30:00 AM

A few weeks ago, I had my bi-monthly, stay-at-home mom break down: “I feel like a servant! I’m drowning in mismatched socks!” etc. My loving husband talked me out of it and assured me that I’m ...

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Screen Time and Kindergartners: How Much is Too Much?

by Adrienne Waner on May 10, 2017 8:25:00 AM


Screens are everywhere. Screens in our living rooms, our workspaces, our family rooms and many times in our kitchens too. Screens in our mini-vans and SUVs. Screens in our toys and ...

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Welcome to the New Whitefield Academy Blog

by Rachel Hutson on May 4, 2017 1:19:18 PM

Welcome to the new Whitefield Academy blog!

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