Serving Christ in the Bahamas: Reflections on the 2018 Senior Mission Trip

“I never knew serving God could be this much fun.” That was the response of one of the students on the first senior mission trip I was privileged to attend, back in 2003, while serving as principal of Berean Christian School (which merged with Westminster Christian Academy in 2010 to form Heritage Christian Academy). Since […]

HCA Rises to 11th in Ingram’s KC Area Private High School Rankings

Heritage Christian Academy is pleased to have ranked 11th in Ingram’s Magazine’s 2017 Top Private High Schools (ranked by average ACT score) for the Kansas City metro region. This is an improvement over last year’s rank of 12th and a testament to the quality of education students receive at HCA. (Click here for a pdf […]

HCA Alumnus, Michael Mitchell, Accepted into Praxis Labs Emerging Founders Program

This past Summer, 2014 alumnus Michael Mitchell, was awarded acceptance into the Praxis Labs Emerging Founders program, which according to the program website is a “highly selective… mentorship driven immersion for next generation founders who are serious about building a redemptive venture.” Check out Michael’s bio page at Praxis. After graduating from Heritage Christian Academy in 2014, Michael Mitchell […]

Hurricane Relief: Partnering with Redeemer PC: How You Can Help

Redeemer Presbyterian Church is organizing an emergency supply drive in cooperation with the Charles H. Jones Family Disaster Response Center in Rome, GA (a ministry of the PCA-MNA) to show the love of Christ to those affected by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. RPC Family Ministries Director Jake Tassy and HCA parent Crissa Krikke are leading this […]

The Charge to Chargers in Charge (HCA Leadership Convocation 2017)

On Wednesday, August 9th, 2017, the faculty, staff and leadership of Heritage Christian Academy assembled in the sanctuary of Redeemer Presbyterian Church to pledge their commitment to living out and advancing the gospel of Jesus Christ for the coming school year. The charges given to the administration, faculty and board of directors involved not only […]

What Worldview Has YOU?

The term “worldviewishly” was coined by John Stonestreet and Brett Kunkle in new their book A Practical Guide to Culture: Helping the Next Generation Navigate Today’s World.  This book is a required reading assignment for all HCA staff this summer and provides some provocative challenges and practical help for teachers and parents. In the fourth […]

The Crown of the Aged: Christian School Alumni Making a Difference

Grandchildren are the crown of the aged … Proverbs 17:6   Over the years (even before I became one of the “aged”) I often referred to this verse when talking with grandparents at our annual Grandparents’ Day.  Why does Solomon say that grandchildren are the crown of the aged?  Why not children?  It has to […]