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by temporal1
Fri Apr 28, 2017 11:57 pm
Forum: The Homestead
Topic: Teaching Number Sense
Replies: 20
Views: 254

Re: Teaching Number Sense

toddlers can begin to grasp the idea of 0 when they are refusing to eat something their parents believe they should. food is a way to think about numbers .. "1 more bite?" "3 more green beans?" .. etc. in a family, children learn about fractions .. "1/2 stick of gum" .....
by temporal1
Fri Apr 28, 2017 11:44 am
Forum: The Homestead
Topic: Teaching Number Sense
Replies: 20
Views: 254

Re: Teaching Number Sense

As some others have commented, numbers may not be a cultural value, unneeded, in fact. Not all cultures have number systems, because not all cultures need them. Where we were, they have a word for 'one' (two words for that, in fact) and 'two', then it's 'many'. They can count using 'one' & 'two...
by temporal1
Fri Apr 28, 2017 2:13 am
Forum: General Theology
Topic: Observing the Sabbath
Replies: 83
Views: 1112

Re: Observing the Sabbath

This evening i viewed another episode of Ancient Roads, this was #6 of 6, on Constantine. http://www.christtoconstantine.com/ Interesting episode. In it, Constantine is credited with establishing Sunday as the Christian day of rest (for the empire.) This is another source on it: http://amazingdiscov...
by temporal1
Fri Apr 28, 2017 1:53 am
Forum: The Homestead
Topic: Teaching Number Sense
Replies: 20
Views: 254

Re: Teaching Number Sense

hoping Neto, Adam, george will see this request. they may have had first-person experiences with different remote cultures. Peregrino, if they don't see this thread, i suggest you try PM or MN email. i hope you can find some help. i'm glad the children are coming. :D i'm trying to imagine not thinki...
by temporal1
Tue Apr 25, 2017 8:03 pm
Forum: General Theology
Topic: Disordered Cults
Replies: 66
Views: 1174

Re: Disordered Cults

The author is a Catholic priest who was once Anglican and went "a-searching". :D thank you. that helps. my perception is, within the Catholic Church, the word, "cult," would have more defined meaning (?) .. for some, it might mean any believers outside the Catholic Church (?) i ...
by temporal1
Tue Apr 25, 2017 3:50 pm
Forum: General Theology
Topic: Disordered Cults
Replies: 66
Views: 1174

Re: Disordered Cults

Max: The following was just posted on Sunday. What does everyone think of the definition of cult-like behaviors described? it seems to be a "long form" opinion that pretty well mirrors the pages in this thread. i'm wondering about which perspective the writer has? at first, i thought he m...
by temporal1
Mon Apr 24, 2017 9:17 pm
Forum: Current Events and Politics
Topic: Prayers for Lucy - Covered One
Replies: 6
Views: 242

Re: Prayers for Lucy - Covered One

o.my.goodness. i will add to my prayers for Lucy, and, now, for your daughter.
thank you for sharing.
by temporal1
Mon Apr 24, 2017 9:04 pm
Forum: General Theology
Topic: The Holy Spirit
Replies: 33
Views: 402

Re: The Holy Spirit

I guess my problem at this point is that I don't know what would be an accurate Scriptural definition of 'soul'. There are different teachings out there, but I've never run across one that I was totally comfortable with. Same here. I feel like the Bible doesn't really teach a strong body - spirit -...
by temporal1
Mon Apr 24, 2017 8:33 pm
Forum: General Theology
Topic: Disordered Cults
Replies: 66
Views: 1174

Re: Disordered Cults

Online Etymology Dictionary http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?term=cult cult (n.) Look up cult at Dictionary.com 1610s, "worship," also "a particular form of worship," from French culte (17c.), from Latin cultus "care, labor; cultivation, culture; worship, reverence,"...
by temporal1
Sun Apr 23, 2017 10:58 pm
Forum: Written Word
Topic: Resources for Broken Homes, Struggling Marriages, Personal Purity, etc.
Replies: 2
Views: 175

Re: Resources for Broken Homes, Struggling Marriages, Personal Purity, etc.

wondering if anyone has requested/received any of the booklets in Ernie's OP?

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