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Articles dated October 2012

Fallacy Detective: Three Assumptions Made by “Lesser of Two Evils” Voters

by Tobin
Wednesday, 31 October, 2012
categories: Homeschooling Life
So if you have not noticed, there is a presidential election again this year, and it is therefore a good time to hear more logical fallacies than usual in the media and in political conversations. It seems there are a whole lot of Party P voters out there who do not...
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A Homeschooler’s Experience at a Christian Liberal Arts College*

Emily R and her two brothers were homeschooled by their mother in South Minnesota. “We grew up in small town Minnesota, in the middle of the cornfields,” she says, emphasizing her rural upbringing. Her father traveled a lot with his job, but he had the flexibility to...
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Christian, Know Thyself: Why It Is Important to Study Philosophy

γνῶθι σαυτόν: "gnothi sauton" or "know yourself" in ancient Greek. Public building in Ludwigshafen, Germany.   See to it that no one takes you captive through hollow and deceptive philosophy, which depends on human tradition and the basic principles of this world...
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You Cannot Float Upstream

by David
Wednesday, 24 October, 2012
categories: Big Ideas: Truth, Beauty, Goodness and more!
You never know what you are going to get when a dozen men take off for a weekend together in the name of Jesus, especially if their wives load the vehicles with gourmet meals, plus caffeine and sugar. This is what some of the men from our church did last weekend. We...
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Choosing to Be a Chicken Soup Homeschooler

by Jen
Tuesday, 23 October, 2012
categories: Classical Christian Education
When vats of hand sanitizer magically appear next to every handle, lever, and faucet accessible to the public, it can mean only one thing: cold and flu season has arrived. Despite my best efforts to avoid contamination, sometimes illness is unavoidable, especially if...
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