Teaching for Africa

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Educational Resources from Every Child Ministries Listed by Topic:

  1. Abortion & Infanticide, Christian view
    Letter to First Lady Michelle O'Bama on abortion
    Letter to Editor on Partial Birth Abortion

  2. Africa & the Bible

  3. African History in Christian Perspective
      
       Outline
       1A The Presuppositions that Form the Basis of our Conclusions Regarding African History
       1B  Principles of Dating Ancient Historic Events
        II   Babel to the Rise of Egypt
        III  The Rise of the Two Egypts

  4. African Occultism, Idolatry, Voodoo, etc.
    Do Christians honor the ancient Egyptian idol-god Amen-Ra when they say "Amen" to finish their prayers?
    Occult Practices Condemned in the Bible
    What can Africans do to help stop trokosi or shrine slavery
    ?
    Slavery Does Exit in Ghana-Answering the Ludicrous False Claims of the Afrikania "Mission"
    Answers to the Afrikania "Mission"
    Why Not Ask the Spirits?
    Testimony of Lucien, Former Tohossou Priest
    Testimony of Maximum, Former Sakpatu Priest (Fetish Priest)
  5. Afrocentricism--How far should we go?

  6. Bible & History

  7. Bible & Language/Literature

  8. Bible & Money, Possessions
    Using God's Money
    Micro Credit Training

  9. Bible & Philosophy
    Why Christians Aren't Humanists

  10. Bible & Science

  11. Bible Lessons for Children & Youth
    Genesis--The Book of Foundations Part I (Chapters 1-12)
         An intensive, step-by-step approach to the Bible book of Genesis, Bible lessons using active teaching methods.
    Joel--Inductive Bible Study
       A verse by verse Bible study for youth on the Bible book of Obadiah
    Obadiah--Inductive Bible Study
       A verse by verse Bible study for youth on the Bible book of Obadiah
    Jonah--God's Old Testament Missionary
         An intensive, step-by-step approach to the Bible book of Jonah, Bible lessons using active teaching methods.
    Nahum Inductive Bible Study for Youth

       A verse by verse Bible study for youth on the Bible book of Nahum

    Haggai Inductive Bible Study for Youth

       A verse by verse Bible study for youth on the Bible book of Haggai

    Ephesians--Lessons for Youth

            A verse by verse Bible study for youth on the Bible book of Ephesians

         Colossians Inductive Bible Study for Youth

            A verse by verse Bible study for youth on the Bible book of Colossians

         How can I use the Wordless Book to explain the Gospel

         The Lord's Prayer--Inductive Bible Study for Youth

         Love God

         Does My Prayer Please God?

         Christmas Lesson--For Me, For You

         Barnabas, Move Over!

         God's Roving Workers--Priscilla & Aquila

         New Family, New Kingdom

         Run an Errand for Me, Titus

         Character Building from the Bible Lessons

12.   Bible Lessons for Adults
Bible Lesson--Diligence in Work--Are you lazy? from selected Proverbs
Prosperity Principles from Proverbs
     Not just another "God wants you rich-quick!" teaching, but a serious attempt to consider all Bible principles on prosperity & success in a thorough and balanced manner, resulting in a life of Biblical stewardship that God honors.
     Prosperity Principles from Proverbs Powerpoint Slides
     Prosperity Principles from Proverbs Workshop Outlines
     Prosperity Principles from Proverbs-What is Prosperity?  &Money Traps that Prevent   Prosperity
Bible Message--A God Near or Far Away?  (Jesus our Mediator)

13.   Bible Lessons for Idol Worshippers & Devotees of Traditional Shrines
        Occult Practices Condemned in the Bible
        Lessons for Shrine Devotees & Idolators

14.   Children in Crisis
        City Child Poem

        Children in Crisis--Albino Children
        Children with Albinism--Questions & Answers on Children with Albinism
        Children with Albinism--To the Albino Child
        Children with Albinism--To the Parents of an Albino Child
        Children with Albinism--To Teachers & School Administrators teaching Albino Children

        Children in Crisis--Children in Prostitution
        You can help protect children against the lure of prostitution
        Training - Victims of Sex Industry part 1

        Children in Crisis--Children Affected by War
        Healing the Children of War Seminar Outline, Urbana 2006

        Children in Crisis--Children who are Trafficked

        Introductory Training for Workers in Hot Zones for Child Trafficking

        Children in Crisis--Orphans & Child-headed families

        Children in Crisis--Shrine slaves & devotees
        Answers on Shrine Slavery
       
What can Africans do to help stop trokosi or shrine slavery?
        What does a liberation ceremony look like when shrine slaves are freed?
             Powerpoint showing liberation January 31, 2003 of slaves from three shrines in Agave area of Ghana

        Children in Crisis--Street Children
        Africans ministering to street children in Africa
        Ministering to Street Children Overseas

        Children in Crisis--Shelters, Homes, Orphanages

         Basic Training for Caregivers

        Children in Crisis--Emotionally Damaged

         How to Understand & Help Hurting Kids

15.   Christian Education

            God's Plan of Salvation for YOU

            Basic Principles of Christian Growth with Questions

            Christian Education Training Topics

            Christian Sex Education

16.   Church History
        Principles of the Reformation Summarized       

             How did the idea of the Papacy develop?

             The Pope of Rome

             Chart of the Bishops of Rome

17.   Cultural Issues that Adversely Affect Children--Fear of Witchcraft

        Cultural Issues that Adversely Affect Children--Female circumcision & genital  mutilation

        Cultural Issues that Adversely Affect Children--Shrine & Occult Slavery
        What can Africans do to help stop trokosi or shrine slavery?
        Slavery Does Exist in Ghana-Answering the Ludicrous False Claims of the Afrikania "Mission"
        Answers to the Afrikania "Mission"
        Everyone's Problem-The Issue of Shrine Slavery
        Sankofa!  How Legitimate is the Rally Cry of the Afrikania Movement?

 

18.   Devotionals & Inspiration

        The Talents--Matthew 25

        Covetousness a Destroyer of Families

        Thoughs on Servanthood--Matthew 20:20-28

        If God Will Provide My Needs, Why do I Need to Ask?

        Pride & Humility - Verses & Thoughts

        Prayer Centered Around God, Not Me - Teaching Chart

        Position of the Believer in a World Full of Curses

        No Time to Slow Down the Work

        Jesus & the Bible

        Is God Near or Far Away?

        God's Plan of Salvation for Man

        With the Heart & Mouth

        Why is the Gospel Late?

        Why Does God Allow Such Horrific Things to Happen to Children?

        Why are the Laborers Few?

        Thoughts from Creation

        The war gods or Jesus?

        How to Pray for ECM Staff & Projects

        Honoring our King by Following His Heart

        He Eats with Sinners

        An Awesome Thought for Teachers

        Disobedience-Thoughts from the Book of Jonah

        People Who are Different from Me

        Curses as a Consequence of Sin

        Biblical Theology of Possessions

        Any Nation's Greatest Resource

        King of Kings

        A God Near or Far Away

        How to Avoid the Bible Reading Rut

19.    Discipline of Children

 

20.    Health Lessons
         Composting to Enrich the Soil God has Entrusted to Us
         Importance of Water
         Children's Health--A Guide to Primary Health Care

21.    How to Teach

         Questions to Use with the Proclaimer or Bible on Recording

         How to Teach--Children
        
How to Teach-- Adolescents
        
How to Teach--Adults
        
How to Teach--Non-Literate People

22.    Hymn Stories

23.    Marriage, Family & Parenting

24.   Missionary Biography
        Steady in All Circumstances--Robert & Mary Moffat, Pioneer Missionaries to S. Africa

25.   Missionary Training

        Taking Pictures that Win Hearts for Ministry
        Ministering to Street Children Overseas
        Multiply Your Ministry through Short-Term Missions
        Stewardship & Allocation of Resources
        How to Write to Supporters
        Do Missionaries Destroy People's Culture?

26.   Missions Emphasis in Teaching

        Let's Sing in African Languages
        Today, Today in Many African Tongues
        How to Use Visiting Missionaries in Your Class
        Your Church's Ministry of Encouragement to Missionaries
        Growing Young Missionaries

27.   Motivation for Teachers
        Much Given, Much Required
        Why Not Quit Teaching--Helping Teachers Cope with Discouragement
        How to Keep Daily Devotions Fresh
        Teach Yourself First
        To What End Do We Teach?
        Every Child Poem

 

28.   Spiritual Warfare
        Spiritual Warfare for the Children's Worker
        Standards for Deliverance