The Shoebox “Secret”

The Shoebox “Secret”

For many years, churches around the world, including Shiloh Seventh Day Baptist, have participated in the Operation Christmas Child shoebox ministry. Through this international Samaritan’s Purse ministry, our church was able to reach children in Tanzania, Ukraine,...
Sabbath Recorder – February 2023

Sabbath Recorder – February 2023

In this issue of the Sabbath Recorder: Perhaps It Is Odd – Pastor Liz Green The Shoebox “Secret” – Courtney Mattus Chicken Feather Stories – Carl Greene, Executive Director Wonders of a Tattered Bible – Pastor Robango Ryakitimbo And...
Parent to Parent, Heart to Heart! 

Parent to Parent, Heart to Heart! 

Education is important. I know most of us agree with this statement. However, in today’s academia in the US, Christians know that without Christ in the lives of people (schools included),  there will be failure. The most formative years of a child’s life are...
The Educational Mission Field

The Educational Mission Field

Education has changed in my 30 years of experience. While I have stepped in and out of the classroom for over three decades, I have watched society, families and the schools all change. As we all know, probably not for the better. Yet, as with all jobs and careers,...
Is Prayer Allowed in Public Schools? 

Is Prayer Allowed in Public Schools? 

The short answer to this question is “Yes.” Students are allowed to pray in public schools during the day. We still have religious freedom in America thanks to our Constitution. This short answer, as you can imagine, opens a much broader discussion. A discussion which...
Train Up A Child

Train Up A Child

Train up a child in the way he should go.  And when he is old he will not depart from it.  —Proverbs 22:6   How are we as parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, church family approaching “training up” our children in the current cultural environment? BIG thoughts, for...