The two decided to move forward and write about God, but Erin chose to create a backup in the event that the teacher still refused her work. If you have benefited from our news coverage, would you please prayerfully consider becoming a Christian News supporter by clicking here to make a one-time or monthly donation to help keep the truth widely and freely published and distributed?
And these are just two examples of the anti-Christian bias taking place in schools and colleges today.
She received an A for her work. Granted, there are situations where it is hard to decide if it is the government or the individual making the decision or even if it is religion or just tradition.
Her mother, upon finding out about this incident, took issue with the school. In a similar incident in Februarya three-judge panel in New York ruled that an 8th-grade student could not include a religious blessing at the end of her graduation speech.
However, when the girl then gave the teacher a separate creation about the late Michael Jackson, the teacher accepted the project. Here is a related video: Most recently an elementary school in Kansas made headlines for a huge display of the five pillars of Islam.
The young student decided to write about God. She drew a diagram explaining why she "looked up to God," one of the reasons being, "He is the reason I am on this earth.
I also love Jesus," the year-old continued. As she was told to choose someone else, she went home and discussed the issue with her mother.
Except that while atheists and liberals will fight against government entanglement with religion in violation of the establishment clause of the First Amendment, they will defend to the death the free exercise, freedom of speech and freedom of the press clauses of opinions that they vehemently disagree with.
She was also told that her assignment with God as her idol must be taken home and was not allowed to remain on school property. Erica Shead, the mother of year old Erin Shead said her daughter, a student at Lucy Elementary School in Millington, Tennessee was a victim of the hostility and persecution of Christianity taking place in public schools all over the country.
Jesus Christ prophesied that the Christians would suffer discrimination, bias and many forms of persecution all throughout the Church Age. What it can boil down to is that the teacher overstepped her bounds in thinking she was upholding a school regulation regarding no religion in school.
But students have more freedom to express their faith on campus than you, or they, realize," Alliance Defending Freedom states on its website. Thank you for your cooperation in maintaining a respectful public environment where readers can engage in reasonable discussion about matters affecting our nation and our world.
Pray for believers like Erica Shead and her daughter Erin to continue to contend for the faith and take schools to task who would violate basic rights of free speech and freedom in order to stop the name of God from even being mentioned. She went to her local TV news station to expose the anti-Christian discrimination.
For many years now, the Lord has seen fit to use this small news outlet as a strong influential resource in keeping Christians informed on current events from a Biblical worldview. Dear Reader, has ChristianNews. The personal well-wishes of a student are no different just because they mention God," Senior Counsel David Cortman said in a statement back in February, as previously reported by The Christian Post.
There would be a summary judgment in favor of the parents in an amount that the school district probably cannot afford. Beginning and End has chronicled numerous incidents of anti-Christian discrimination in the American school system.
Instead, you get a young schollchild humiliated in front of the class over an issue that was decided more than 50 years ago. After having the first essay rejected, Erin then opted to make her essay about Michael Jackson, which the teacher approved.
That was a huge exercise in facts not in evidence. The young student decided to write about God. We welcome readers to comment on stories, but we will not tolerate remarks containing profanity, vulgarity, violence, blasphemy, all caps or any discourteous behavior.
She met with the school principal Dr. Sometimes there is even held out the hope that if the right side starts winning, they will be able to restore Protestant, Christian school prayer.
She was also told that her assignment with God as her idol must be taken home and was not allowed to remain on school property.A Memphis-area mother is angry with her daughter’s elementary school after a teacher told her year-old she could not have God as the subject of her class assignment to write about her idol.
Erin Shead, a student at Lucy Elementary in Millington, Tenn., was told by her teacher to write about an. Sep 12, · A Memphis-area mother is angry with her daughter's elementary school after a teacher told her year-old she could not have God as the subject of her class assignment to write about her ultimedescente.comtion: Christian Post Reporter.
Once again, a 10 year child writing an essay about God is not “church and state hand in hand.” That is as much of an exaggeration as your fabricated death tolls for the inquisition.
A student should of course be able to bring up God in an essay in which it is germane to the question posed. Sep 16, · Year-Old Banned From Writing About God By Memphis Teacher, Told to Remove Paper From School Property By Katherine Weber, Christian Post Reporter. Sep 10, · Year-Old Banned From Writing About God By Memphis Teacher, Told to Remove Paper From School Property Year-Old Banned From Writing About God By Memphis Teacher, Told to Remove Paper From School Property.
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Year-Old Banned From Writing About God By Memphis Teacher, Told to Remove Paper From School Property Posted on September 20, by Kris Patrick A Memphis-area mother is angry with her daughter’s elementary school after a teacher told her year-old she could not have God as the subject of her class assignment to write about .Download