Gary Orr

Hard Questions – Honest Answers 102

As you consider your journey toward whatever goal you have (ministry, career, etc.), the subject of higher education is certain to enter the process.  Undergraduate degrees, Grad School and Seminary are all viable options (and often they are necessary steps) to help reach your goal. Along the way, you will encounter some hard questions.  Sometimes, […]

Hard Questions – Honest Answers 101

As you consider your journey toward whatever goal you have (ministry, career, etc.), the subject of higher education is certain to enter the process.  An accredited Christian college, a top Christian graduate program, and Seminary are all viable options (and often they are necessary steps) to help reach your goal. Along the way, you will encounter […]

How to Prepare Your Kids for College – Part 3

Part Three:  Putting it all together As we discuss the impact of the decision to pursue a college degree, we have found many “moving parts” that need to be locked down as part of the process.  After considering the various environments on campus (Physical, Spiritual and Educational) and the practical needs for your student (Financial, […]

How to Prepare Your Kids for College – Part 2

Part Two: Practical Needs In our first installment (Environments to Consider), we discussed the more ethereal concerns of sending your High School graduate to college. The areas covered were the three main environments to consider when looking at a particular school: the Physical Environment (residence issues, physical campus, etc.), Spiritual Environment (the underlying worldview of […]

How to Prepare Your Kids for College – Part 1

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Environments to Consider In an effort to help assist parents as they guide their children through the next chapter of their life – beyond High School – we will take a look at several areas that warrant parental attention. In the first part, we will examine various environments that these students will encounter: Physical, Spiritual […]