How Important Is It That My Kids Go To Christian School?

A child’s experiences in school form the building blocks of that child’s spiritual foundation. Considering that, on average, children spend about 1200 hours in school each year, the people with whom your child interacts during this time frame will have a profound impact on your child’s spiritual development. Here are three important roles a Christian schoolteacher…  [read the full post]

What Is Your IKIGAI? (Hint: It Has To Do With Your Life’s Purpose)

Recognize this guy? We have a public service announcement for you . . . DON’T BE LIKE THIS GUY! In an episode of Seinfeld, the infamous “show about nothing,” the following exchange took place: Kramer: You’re wasting your life. George : I am not. What you call wasting, I call living. I’m living my life.…  [read the full post]

A Christian Response to the World’s First 3 Parent Child

This week a story came out announcing the birth of the world’s first “3 parent child.” Although I continue to be shocked by the scope and speed of our culture’s redefinition of family, marriage and gender, this story referred to a scientific phenomenon, not a social one (yet). This story revealed that there is a…  [read the full post]

What Good Is A Christian Education?

Is Christian education expensive? Sometimes, yes. Especially when compared to the “free” public option offered in every town. Is Christian education a hassle? Sometimes, yes. Those parents who drive quite a bit out of their way twice each day to ensure their child is at a Christian school often pass multiple public busses in the…  [read the full post]

Is Christian Education Necessary for Christian Kids?

It should come as no surprise to the readers of this blog that we support Christian education. We have devoted our lives to promote, support, and further the cause of Christian education. Occasionally, we are asked, “Do Christian young children really need to be placed in a Christian school? Can that not wait until their…  [read the full post]

A Philosophy of Christian Education

Why Does Heritage Christian Academy exist? To broaden that question, why does any Christian School exist? Maybe a better way to ask that would be: Why should Christian Schools exist? The Bible declares that Jesus is the Logos (Word, Reason, or Logic) through which everything was made (John 1:1-3) and in which everything holds together…  [read the full post]

Can Balance and Truth Exist Together?

“Balance is an offense to the truth.”  That was the closing line of a column written by a political science professor at Gettysburg College.  She was explaining her inability to provide a balanced discourse in her classroom during the current presidential campaign because, in her view, one of the candidates was so disqualified as to…  [read the full post]

Why Choose Christian Education?

The following article was written by Galen Mussman, Chairman of the Heritage Christian Academy Board. His thoughts on why Christian Education is important are both timely and insightful. Galen believes deeply in the importance of preparing our children through christian education, and he spends much of his time ensuring that the students at HCA receive…  [read the full post]

Teaching Christian Worldview to our Children

Worldview matters. And we dare say that, in light of all that is happening in the world today, worldview matters more than ever. Why? To answer that question, we must first define worldview. Simply put, our worldview consists of the set of beliefs – or the lens – through which we interpret the world around…  [read the full post]

A Christian Response To The Orlando Shootings

At this point, we know quite a bit about what took place in an Orlando nightclub in the early morning hours of last Sunday. In a short amount of time, 50 people entered eternity and another 53 were injured. This single act is being described as the most deadly shooting in American history. In an…  [read the full post]