“Teach Your Kids History from a Biblical Perspective with TruthQuest History…Renaissance/Reformation/Exploration
Most history curriculums are not taught from a Biblical worldview.
WHAT I FOUND:
Enter Truthquest History! Truthquest provides a homeschool history curriculum for parents looking to teach history as it relates to what God has been doing in the world over the centuries.
Why use TruthQuest History instead of other homeschool history curricula?
Biblical Perspective of history
Book Reading lists for ALL ages – Everyone studies together
Writing Assignments to encourage critical thinking
Sample Essay Responses
But my absolute, very favorite reason for using TruthQuest History
(yes, I used TruthQuest with my own kids)
Discover the 2 Big Beliefs of each civilization and discover their worldview:
Who is God?
Who, then, is mankind?
We discussed these 2 questions throughout all our history studies. I learned as much as my kids.
Let me share more specifically about this guide:
Your children must understand the deep issues of this time period! It was such a crossroad! They will see two different responses develop to the spiritual emptiness of the late Middle Ages–an emptiness quite like that of our own age, so we can learn much.
It was good for the people to seek truth, but where did they turn? Themselves? God?
How did the ‘searchings’ of the great artists, scientists, mathematicians, architects, businessmen, writers, philosophers, rulers, and explorers affect their awesome achievements?
This truth quest, and the decisions made in response, determined the future of many nations–those that were on their way to cataclysm and those headed for greater freedom.
The issues are not Catholic vs. Protestant, as TruthQuest History explains, so people of both faiths can feel safe using this guide.
Ideally for Grades 5-12, but younger siblings can participate. Includes book recommendations for all ages, where available.
Still need more info to make a wise decision?
TruthQuest History is a deep and rich literature-based history study…but with a difference. You will not learn the story of mankind; you will learn the lovestory of mankind.
You will not focus on the rise and fall of human civilizations; you will focus on the arrow-straight line of God’s unchanging existence, power, love, truth, and plan for civilization.
You will not simply ‘meet the culture’ or ‘get the facts;’ you will probe the truths of history so deeply that your students will be equipped to change their world!
Because mankind is not the prime force in the universe …God is.
He initiates; we respond.
History, therefore, is not first about what people do. It is first about what God does and says, and secondly about what people believe and do in response.
The exploration of history, then, should reveal God and His truth, not glorify the achievements of mankind.
Indeed, the kings, artists, philosophers, writers, and scientists cannot even be understood until seen for who they are – people motivated by basic beliefs about God, whether true or untrue. The consequences of their Big 2 Beliefs (Who is God, and who, then, is mankind?) are displayed in history…and teach us all.
Let us, then, not be found teaching humanistic history. Let us learn of civilization and its beliefs in a way that reveals and glorifies the God whose name is Truth. Your children will realize the only source of freedom is God’s laws, and the only source of human worth is God’s love for us. Once common knowledge, our society now thinks the opposite…and suffers for it.
You now understand the heartbeat of TruthQuest History: the lively commentaries which introduce each and every topic in our chronological guides, and which help the students unforgettably connect the people, events, and culture of a civilization to its Big 2 Beliefs. They will then have colorful, continuous, and convincing proof of the reality of God and the superiority of His truths.
Only after the deepest issues have been thusly addressed can the reading of engaging “living books” begin; otherwise even literature-based study will yield only unconnected, superficial, and human-oriented learning.
Let our commentary provide you with context and insight on each topic. Let the recommended reading list for each topic help you select resources.
Let our strategically-placed ThinkWrite™ exercises help your students internalize and express the deepest lessons of history.
““At long last, I can stop searching for my ideal history curriculum. I’ve found it.TruthQuest History.”
~Lea Ann Garfias, columnist, blogger, and reviewer
“What’s taken me so long to try TruthQuest History??? I have had the mistaken impression that TruthQuest guides were only glorified book lists that I could develop myself… I now have the “missing ingredient” I’ve been searching for…Michelle Miller’s writing style is living itself – sometimes humorous, sometimes tongue in cheek, always interesting…”
~Mrs. Zweig of Mar’ah Blog
“Michelle Miller introduces [each] topic with background information in a lively, informal, conversational style… A unique aspect of TruthQuest History is a primary focus on the central questions of life: Who is God, and who is man in relation to God? How different people and civilizations answer these questions is reflected in the way they live and the choices they make.”
WHY I LIKE TRUTHQUEST HISTORY: RENAISSANCE/REFORMATION/EXPLORATION (1400-1600)
Students learn all about the crossroads the people of the time period faced as they learned, invented, and searched for truth.
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