Dr. Dan Peterson and Sam Kelly, ECS Director of Advancement, discuss the Spring Into Giving initiative as part of the ECS Annual Fund. Listen as they discuss how the gift you give is making a difference at ECS and can continue to advance the school's mission.
Dr. Dan Peterson is joined by special guest Joe White. Joe is President of Kanakuk Kamps, started Kids Across America, and is a world renowned speaker that has influenced the lives of millions of people. Listen as he and Dr. Peterson discuss shepherding the hearts of teens.
Dr. Dan Peterson is joined by Gay Edge, Dean of Students at ECS. Listen as they discuss how ECS was recently recognized by ACSI as an Exemplary Accredited school, how that came to be, and what that means for the school and community.
Today Dr Peterson is joined by Mark Brink, Chair of the ECS Bible Department and teacher of the Senior Bible class, as well as two of his students, Cole Jackson and Darby Hunsaker. Listen as they discuss the importance of this class at ECS and how it prepares them for their lives.
Dr. Dan Peterson speaks with Shad Berry of Downline Ministries, a ministry purposed towards biblical discipleship training. Shad is also co-founder and Executive Director of Sage Hill Counseling in Memphis. Listen as he and Dr. Peterson speak about discipleship.
Dr. Dan Peterson is joined by Dr. Kennon Vaughan, Lead Pastor of Harvest Church and Founder and President of Downline Ministries. Listen as they discuss discipleship in the church and in the home.
Dr. Dan Peterson is joined by Kyle Dillon, currently a teacher at Westminster Academy and Assistant Pastor at Riveroaks Reformed Presbyterian Church. Formerly an atheist, Kyle joins the show to discuss his background, what drove him to be an atheist, and what led him to believe in God.
In this week's episode, Dr. Dan Peterson is joined by Tracey Bravos, the Business Manager at ECS, to discuss how ECS serves through Memphis Athletic Ministries and other areas in the community.
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.