Perhaps it’s unusual that something called the
Homework Table would generate both warmth and excitement. But it
does—when the school bus drops off some 20 children at St. Martin Lutheran Church, Archbold, Ohio, on Wednesday afternoons.
After St. Martin members finished studying Rick Warren’s book, The Purpose Driven Church (Zondervan, 2002), leader Cecily Rohrs challenged the class: “Well, OK now, what are we going to do?”
|Scott Holland gets some tutoring help from Sue Steiner at St. Martin Lutheran Church, Archbold, Ohio. More than 30 volunteers from the congregation, from teenagers to retired teachers, tutor first- through fourth-graders Wednesdays after school. Janet Wyse leads the group; other teachers are Margaret Keim, Joan Plassman, Marilyn LaPlante and Alice Geiger.|
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