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School Choice, Replacing Socialism with Competition on Foundations of Freedom Thursday

March 21, 2024 Tim Barton, David Barton & Rick Green
The WallBuilders Show
School Choice, Replacing Socialism with Competition on Foundations of Freedom Thursday
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Today is Foundations of Freedom Thursday, so we'll take a look at a couple listener questions. First, what can be done about the failing education system that indoctrinates our kids and creates enemies of Christ? And Next, how can we read the Bible with a political and legislative understanding?

Could the key to revitalizing our education system lie in the wisdom of the past? This episode takes you on a journey through the necessity of education reform, invoking Thomas Jefferson's vision of an educated citizenry and the indispensable influence of Christian principles in modern schooling. We confront a listener's deep-seated concerns about where our schools are headed and the imperative for the faithful to courageously counteract what some see as harmful trends. A personal epiphany unfolds, revealing education as the core influence for the critical issues surrounding judicial nominations and the sanctity of life, that should guide our voting decisions. The larger question remains: Can a collective push from concerned individuals truly turn the tides? You'll get those answers on today's episode.

Witness the debate on school choice heat up as we examine its potential to invigorate the teaching profession and redefine educational excellence. Good teachers, we argue, should embrace the challenge of competition, which promises enhanced career prospects and the recognition they deserve. 

We turn to the intersection of politics and Christianity, gleaning political wisdom from the Bible and drawing lessons from historical examples of Christian values in governance. This dialogue promises to inspire and challenge listeners to think critically about the legacy we are crafting for the generations to come.

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