Today’s episode features Andrew Smith, Choral Director at ECS. Listen as he and Dr. Peterson discuss music and its value in both education and at home. Also, be sure to attend the upcoming Christmas music concert at ECS on December 1 at 6 pm.
Dr. Dan Peterson is joined by ECS alum Barrett Jones. Barrett played football at the University of Alabama, winning three National Championships, and then went on to play for several teams in the NFL. Listen as they discuss his career and what made ECS so influential to him.
This week Dr. Dan Peterson is joined by Cathy Boyd and Robyn Clay, the admissions team at ECS. Cathy is the Director of Admissions and Robyn is the Admissions Associate. Listen as they discuss what makes ECS special and why you should consider ECS for your students.
Dr. Dan Peterson is joined by special guests to talk about the Annual Fund and the Week of Giving. Guests include:
- Sam Kelly - Director of Advancement
- Sandra and Buzz Fly - ECS Alumni, Parents of ECS Alumni, Former Board Member
- Mindy and Charles Ricketts - ECS Alumnus, ECS Parents, Current Board Member
Dr. Dan Peterson is joined by Gay Edge, Academic Dean at ECS. Listen as they discuss the importance of the accreditation process.
Dr. Dan Peterson is joined by Dr. Derek Keenan, Executive Director of the Association of Christian Schools International. Listen as Dr. Peterson and Dr. Keenan discuss the current trends in Christian education.
Dr. Dan Peterson is joined by Clay Enoch, sculptor and ECS graduate. Clay has done several art pieces on the ECS campus. Listen as he and Dr. Peterson discuss the arts.
Dr. Dan Peterson speaks with Robert Jones, ECS alum and pastoral resident at Renewal Church. Listen as he speaks of his experience at ECS.
Dr. Dan Peterson speaks with some of the athletic coaches at ECS about why we do athletics and how it can be a discipleship tool.
Tommy Danner - Athletic Director, Volleyball Coach
Alan Durham - Head Football Coach
Dee Baker - Cross Country Coach
Preston Bryant - Golf Coach
Jordan Thompson - Ladies/Men's Soccer Coach
Dr. Dan Peterson welcomes back Brian Housman for an important conversation about preparing for pornography. Brian is the Executive Director of 360 Family, author of several books including Tech Savvy Parenting, and an ECS father. Listen as Dr. Peterson and Brian speak about the issues being faced by our children and what parents can do to prepare for and react to these issues.
Dr. Dan Peterson is joined by Paula Cowart, principal of the ECS Lower School campus. Listen as they discuss Paula's time at ECS, her vision for the Lower School, and the transition from two separate campuses to one consolidated campus.
Dr. Dan Peterson speaks with two ECS dads, Pete Smith and Clay Scott, about parenting adolescents and the book Age of Opportunity: A Biblical Guide to Parenting Teens.
We're back! After a break for summer, we are kicking off a new season of Equip with a new episode featuring Dr. Peterson and Noah Brink. Listen as they talk about worldview and how we can "think worldviewishly."
Listed below are some resources that Noah recommends to help you think worldviewishly:
Dr. Peterson speaks with Stephen Steiner, Head of School at New Hope Christian Academy. Listen as they discuss how the Gospel relates to Christian education abroad in Memphis.
Dr. Dan Peterson speaks with Hunter Threadgill, an ECS alum from 2010. Hunter is currently getting his PhD in Social Psychology from the University of Alabama. Listen as he and Dr. Peterson speak about brain research and motivation.
Father's Day is just days away! Today's episode is a special conversation between Dr. Peterson and Braxton and Preston Brady about Fatherhood. Braxton is on staff at Harvest Church, teaches at Presbyterian Day School, is the Chaplain for the University of Memphis football team, and is the author of Flight Plan, a practical resource for parents and teachers offering a vision of manhood. Listen as he and his son Preston talk about their experiences and offer advice for fathers and sons that are listening!
We launched Equip in February of 2016. Since then, we've recorded over twenty episodes featuring some very special guests covering exciting and useful topics. Since the planning stages for Equip, we have had three interns helping prepare for and assist in the recording of each episode. Joshua Lord, Matt McCalla, and John Thornton join Dr. Dan Peterson today to discuss their time as our interns and what it has been like to help launch this new initiative at ECS.
Dr. Peterson speaks with Spencer Pulley, an ECS and Vanderbilt University graduate who recently signed to play football for the San Diego Chargers. Listen as he talks about his time at ECS and how God is working in his life as he prepares for the NFL.
Dr. Dan Peterson speaks with Mickey Bowdon about ECS and its 50 years of Christian education.