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Don’t Live Inanely: A Sermon on the Third Commandment

The following is an excerpt from a sermon preached to students in the School of Logic and Rhetoric of Annapolis Christian Academy by faculty member, Rev. Geoff “The Unmerciful” Smith.

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The Promise of Forgiveness

The following excerpt is from a sermon preached to the Grammar School students of Annapolis Christian Academy by ACA faculty member, Rev. Andres Garcia on the promise of God’s forgiveness.

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The Promises of God Part II

We are studying the Promises of God in chapel this year.  Last week we talked about Presents and Promises. We agreed that God’s promises are for sure.  When God promises something, it will happen.  When God makes a promise, you can count on it. We also said that God’s promises are like presents—the best kinds of presents you will ever receive.  God’s promises are the kinds of presents that don’t wear out; they don’t break and they don’t get old.  God’s promises last forever and they also tell us something about God and His nature.

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Meet the ACA Board of Trustees

Members of the Annapolis school board consist of current and past parents and grandparents, alumni and interested community members who are passionate about the mission of the academy and committed to ensuring its prosperous future. The ACA Board has the responsibility of being assigned the care and oversight of the school, but is not involved in the day-to-day operation of the organization, which it delegates to the school’s employees through the Headmaster.  Each year, Annapolis board members work closely with the Headmaster to provide the necessary resources for the school to fulfill its mission from one generation to another.  This year (2016-2017) Annapolis is proud to have on it’s Board of Trustees a group of extremely fine and talented people.

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Who’s Your Teacher?

As part of Annapolis’ spiritual formation program, students in the School of Logic & Rhetoric meet each week for a corporate chapel worship service.  In this week’s School of Logic and Rhetoric Chapel service, students examined Jesus’ parable on teaching and discipleship found in Luke 6:39-49 and were challenged to think deeply about what it means to follow Jesus.

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The Promises of God: Part I

Pat Kinner introduced students in Annapolis’ School of Grammar to a study called “The Promises of God” at the first chapel service of the new school year.  Students were encouraged to view God’s promises as presents.  Psalm 145:9 says “The Lord is good to all, and his tender mercies are over all his works.”  This is a promise about God’s character.  Annapolis students were encouraged to talk at home with their parents about how God has been good to them.  Here is a summary text of that message:

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Meet the New ACA Faculty: 2016-2017

Choosing the right school for your child can be a challenging decision for any parent. There are a multitude of important things to consider from environment to test scores to reputation to facilities etc. But by far the most important criteria involves the quality of teachers.  True teaching is a high and noble calling and nothing is more important than the quality and integrity of your child’s teachers.  Each year, Annapolis does extensive searching, interviewing, and vetting of new teachers to find the best and brightest candidates.  This year is no exception and we are very proud to introduce you to the latest members of the Warrior Faculty!

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Annapolis Welcomes New Guidance Counselor

Annapolis is proud to welcome the newest member of the team, Mrs. Joanne Bielecki, who has been hired to oversee Annapolis’ 7th – 12th Grade guidance programs.  JoAnne was born and raised in New Britain, CT and attended the University of Connecticut. She completed her pre-doctoral internship at UCLA’s Neuropsychiatric Hospital and obtained her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Louisiana State University in 2004. Since then, JoAnne has worked as a caseworker for ten years and as a school psychologist for an additional two.

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Top 10 Reasons to Attend an Annapolis Open House

A new year brings many important decisions, but few more important than where your child will go to school.  January and February are particularly important months as parents and students evaluate the competitive advantages of schools in the area and make decisions that will impact their family for years to come. With this in mind, I would like to offer you the top 10 reasons why you and your family should RSVP to attend an Annapolis Christian Academy Open House event. Continue reading