Tag Archives: education

The gift of poetry

National Poetry Month, Day 19  //  One of my teachers in elementary school required my classmates and me to memorize poetry. I don’t know if teachers still do that – I doubt it – but it was the best gift she gave me and probably the reason she’s the only teacher from that time in […]

Back to school

Today we’re helping equip some young students to change the world. Nelson Mandela said education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world. And we in The United Methodist Church “affirm the joining of reason and faith” in comprehensive education for every person. So we have blessed the backpacks of these […]