line decor
Marks of an Educated Person
line decor


Bob Dalton

"The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom; the knowledge of the holy is understanding." Proverbs 9:10


1. Mastery of the core body of information and skills - a foundation of cultural literacy which includes history, literature, arts, ethics, politics, and above all theology. This broad based knowledge facilitates all further learning. 

2. Writes competently with clarity, simplicity, logic, unity, and coherence. 

3. Able to synthesize the main argument in an essay, editorial, etc. in clear, coherent, and concise prose. (reading for understanding).

4. Able to argue logically and assess the weaknesses and strengths of opposing arguments - to weigh, analyze, evaluate accurately.  (Tells the difference between fact and opinion.  

5. Mastery of the catalogue of logical fallacies i.e. Aristotle.

6. Effective and accurate use of a broad vocabulary. (Leaders are readers. To have understanding while reading, meditate on Scripture daily.)

7. A "gentleman" and "lady" in etiquette and ethics.  (Basic manners)

8. Able to serve God with skill and efficiency in a calling. 

9. Able to speak publicly and privately with fluency and conviction. 

10. Loves, advances, and defends truth with a sense of urgency and great sacrifice if necessary. 


michael kors outlet cheap jordans legend blue 11s for sale michael kors outlet concord 11s retro jordans for sale louis vuitton outlet sport blue 3s coach outlet online michael kors outlet lululemon outlet louis vuitton outlet beat by dre cheap retro jordans wolf grey 3s michael kors outlet cheap jordan shoes wolf grey 3s sport blue 6s Jordan 3Lab5s