Your Steadfast Love Endures Forever

Recently, the Heritage Christian Academy 7th grade girls, under the leadership of teacher Katie Tassy, spent time learning about the Psalms. Their assignment, after studying these works penned by David, was to write their own Psalm, or sacred song or hymn. These young ladies, ages 13 and 14, spent time searching their hearts, and committing…  [read the full post]

Staying Involved In Your Children’s Friendships

Friends. Life is certainly richer for the friends who are in our lives. They are the ones who share our laughs and our successes, our fears and our failures. God created us with a desire for deep friendship. Proverbs 17:17 even describes what a true friendship looks like: “A friend loves at all times, and…  [read the full post]

Why We Love Kansas City

This article was originally published on October 29, 2015 – a mere 3 days before our beloved Royals won the World Series. This past weekend, the city once again rallied behind our team – this time, the Chiefs – supporting them despite a forecasted ice storm and the cold of winter. Unfortunately, Sunday night’s game…  [read the full post]

Preparing for the Agora {What is it and how do we ready our children?}

Occasionally, we run across an article written by a colleague that is worth sharing with our readers. It is encouraging to be reminded that there are others – parents, schools, administrators & teachers – around the nation are in the trenches with us. We are all striving to raise up the next generation of spiritually…  [read the full post]

The Magnificat: What Mary DID Know!

Written by an HCA parent. As our family sat in church this past Sunday, we heard a well-crafted and eloquently-delivered Christmas message. I feel for pastors during this time of year. They are expected to give us fresh and new insight into the Christmas story. But after time, it can become difficult to find an…  [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]

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]