Bring Your Bibles to Public Schools Week: Sept 23-29
"Tote 'em & Quote 'em! And use 'em in class!" -- Bob Pawson, a
MEDIA ADVISORY, Sept. 8 /Christian Newswire/ -- The 10th annual, nationwide "Scriptures in Schools Week" is scheduled for September 23-29. Christian students, teachers, and staff in public schools throughout
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"But, good news! We Christians can lovingly and legally remedy this by simply bringing in our own personal Bibles. Let's fill
Christian students in public schools can practice "Academic Evangelism" by creatively using relevant Bible references to complete a few of their in- class and homework assignments each week. Teachers, especially Christians, should readily accept such assignments. It is legal to display such student- generated work on classroom and hallway bulletin boards.
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SIS Week inspires bold, visionary participation among students in 12th grade thru Kindergarten nationwide, who realize that they can effectively introduce Bible concepts to classmates in an acceptable manner which is both scholarly and casual.
Christian pastors (from your pulpits), broadcasters, publications, e-ministries, bloggers, bookstores, coffeehouses, and performing artists are exhorted to promote SIS Week. Activate Youth Groups in thousands of churches. SIS Week complements other September events including 'See You at The Pole' and 'Adopt-A-School for Christ'. Parents: bring your Bibles to work.
Christians reading this article: Please exercise personal initiative and leadership to promote/publicize SIS Week in your sphere of influence. Don't wait for a leader: Be one. Recruit others.
www.bringyourbible.com has details about SIS Project, student and teacher legal rights, creative action ideas, church- bulletin inserts, etc. Phone: 609-610-3522