Christian Family

by William O. Einwechter
This article argues for the necessity of making ethics a distinct part of the Christian curriculum. In fact, it is our contention that without a firm grounding in biblical ethics there can be no true Christian education. If we have not taught our students a biblical approach to ethics, and given them the knowledge and skill to make wise moral decision in every area of life, we have failed to give them a thorough Christian education.
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by William O. Einwechter
The concept of covenant and the believer’s responsibility in the covenant to obey the commandments of God is critical for a proper understanding of Christian education. The issues and questions surrounding education can only be properly addressed by Christians if the covenant context of education is grasped.
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by William O. Einwechter
In our day, when someone hears the word “government” he almost invariably thinks of civil government. That such is the case indicates a loss of a Christian view of government, and the success of those who advocate the centrality of the state in the life of man. This article seeks to counteract this prevailing and dangerous view by sketching a Christian concept of government.
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by William O. Einwechter, June 30, 2011
By studying the creation order for men and women, we lay the foundation for understanding all that Scripture says on the subject of male and female roles and of their relationship to one another in every sphere of life: family, church, and state.
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by William O. Einwechter
The book of Deuteronomy contains four separate commands to Christian parents to teach and train their children. These precepts are important to the Christian homeschooling family because they provide explicit Biblical support for the duty of parents to teach their own children. However, the covenantal setting for each of these commands is frequently not understood or appreciated.
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by William O. Einwechter
Exodus 22:2-3 is about the right of self-defense and is a central passage for determining the right of gun ownership under God’s law.
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by William O. Einwechter

In Titus 2:3-5 the apostle Paul charges the older women in the church to teach the younger women “to be sober, to love their husbands, to love their children, to be discreet, keepers at home, good, obedient to their own husbands, that the word of God be not blasphemed.” The instruction for w

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by William O. Einwechter
Feminists seek the overthrow of the traditional family, and in its place they look for a radically different social institution that is shaped by feminist dogma.
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by William O. Einwechter

In spite of all the rhetoric concerning the rights of children and their importance, the modern perspective on children is quite negative. Clear evidence of this is the prevalent opinion that the ideal family is a small family consisting of only one or two children.

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by William O. Einwechter

Today our nation is locked in a debate over whether or not we ought to permit “same-sex marriages,” or some sort of “civil union” between homosexuals. This article seeks to survey the debate and explore two reasons why Christians have not been very successful in the debate.

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