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Tips For Family Devotions

Wednesday, February 07, 2024

Family devotions are a cornerstone of instilling faith and sharing the gospel at home. They offer a precious opportunity for families to grow together spiritually, understand the Bible more deeply, and develop a closer relationship with Jesus. 

At St. John Lutheran School in Defiance, OH, we understand the importance of reinforcing Christian education with the values taught at home. Through this guide, we aim to provide practical tips for making family devotions a meaningful and enriching part of your daily life.



The Role Of Prayer In Education

Thursday, January 04, 2024

The integration of prayer into educational settings is a topic that has been debated for centuries. In many cultures and religions, prayer is seen as a fundamental part of daily life, including in the sphere of education. The history of prayer in education is deeply intertwined with the development of educational systems themselves, often reflecting the religious and cultural norms of a society.



Starting The Second Semester Strong

Thursday, December 07, 2023

The holidays have come to an end, and the kids are returning to school. After all the excitement of Christmas (with some rest mixed in, hopefully), students should be ready to start a new semester strong and finish the school year well. However, they are somewhat sluggish as they attempt to get back into the swing of things. 



There are countless decisions parents have to make to make sure their children have the best life. Some decisions must happen daily, like choosing what they will eat, how much screen time they will have, the clothes they will wear, and what battles to fight in a day. Other decisions have long-term effects that could determine the trajectory their lives will go for years to come.