Chapel Report for September 16-27, 2019 The past two weeks for chapel at Hillcrest Academy, we have been focusing on the topic of Creation Care. Our world is a generous gift from God to be cared for in the way we care for a precious gift from a loved one. Before we began this emphasis, […]
Church and Anabaptist History Class used Legos to build a church as they discussed how Jesus built and continues to build the church. The Legos provided a great backdrop to the discussions held in class. This class is led by faculty member, Lee Ebersole.
The Academic and Fine Arts Awards Night took place in Celebration Hall Tuesday, May 8th. This night recognizes the accomplishments of students who have excelled in academics, music, drama and art. It also recognizes students who have been of service to others through Compassion Club and the Silver Cord program. This is the evening when […]
IMS learns from Stacey Walker and explores MLK’s legacy across content areas The challenge is to ask yourself: “Is my fate intrinsically tied to that of my fellow countrymen?” If the answer is yes, and you need to confront something that isn’t right, I hope you do something about it. -Stacey Walker in his address […]
Last week the Church and Anabaptist History classes went to the Mennonite Museum and Archives in Kalona. We met with Amanda Beachy, co-director, who explained some of the history of Amish and Mennonites in the local area. Amanda showed us some specific items in the museum – bonnets, casket sticks and a birthing chair – […]