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Privileged to have on staff a 20-year missionary

With an art degree, she became a high-powered finance manager, then ditched it all to be a missionary’s wife in Africa for 20 years.

After so many unusual twists in her life, Brenda Bowen is now teaching 6th grade at the… 160 more words

Christian

On What is Truly Important

We live in an age of materialism and self-gratification. We are surrounded by stuff, and the message of society in general is “do what you want, when and how you want, as long as it feels good to you.” It is easy to begin living a lifestyle that looks much like that of our non-Orthodox counterparts, unknowingly disillusioned by the culture in which we live. 1,258 more words

Christian Education

The Ten Commandments: Exodus 20

In my parish, this week will be Confirmation Sunday for our 8th grade youth.  Part of what they had to learn as a part of confirmation class was the Ten Commandments, because it is the first section of Luther’s Small Catechism.   367 more words

Children's Church

Anti-Intellectualism in the Church

Anti-Intellectualism in the Christian Community is an unfortunate reality.  How often have you heard a fellow Christian lament over the confusion that seems to descend upon any poor, ill-fated Christian boy or girl who goes into the field of philosophy or theology?  972 more words

This Is Really Something

by Sylvia Dickson

Let me tell you a story that is really something, and is the heart of FCA’s mission: making a difference in lives–sometimes in small ways, and other times in huge ways. 254 more words

Christian Boarding School

Summer Worship Schedule - June 7- Sept. 6

Divine Service with Holy Communion at 9:30 a.m. every Sunday

There will be no regular Sunday School or Bible Study during June 7 – Sept. 6. 57 more words

Parents & Children

BUSY IS NOT NECESSARILY BETTER

It has been nearly two years now that I have immersed myself once again into the culture of teenagers. Though in a Christian school environment, there is enough of the world about them that I have a pretty good idea of what is happening. 766 more words