Sunday School Lesson Planning

I’m in the midst of a three-week stint teaching Senior High Sunday School.  Last week we looked at several passages that show God’s preference for life (healings, etc.), and next week we’re going to look at various stories of death and violence in the Bible. Life.  That’s easy. Death.  That’s harder. I could easily hand-pickContinue reading “Sunday School Lesson Planning”

Lutheran School Expells Suspected Lesbians

The California Lutheran High School, affiliated with the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod, recently expelled two girls whom the Principal suspected of being lesbians.  "(The Principal) acknowledged that officials had seen no physical contact between the girls but said their friendship was "uncharacteristic of normal girl relationships and more characteristic of a lesbian one," the APContinue reading “Lutheran School Expells Suspected Lesbians”

Teaching Sr. High Sunday School

Today I taught the Sr. High Sunday School class. We read and acted out passages from the Bible that relate to life and healing, one of which was the story of the adulterous woman (John 8:2-11). I asked them for their reactions to this story, and one girl spoke up: "What about the guy? IContinue reading “Teaching Sr. High Sunday School”