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A Biblical Approach to Economics

February 12, 2020

Reading Time: 4 minutes   Joey Engle (’20) drafted his oration on capitalism as a Junior at Dayspring Christian Academy. Joey was a finalist in Dayspring Christian Academy’s Headmaster’s Oration Competition in 2018 and presented his oration at our annual Remember America Speaker Series in 2019.  Capitalism is an economic system that has functioned efficiently throughout the course of history. According […]

Nation-making: Historical Methods and Their Results 

July 3, 2019

Reading Time: 5 minutes In 1889, American philosopher and historian, John Fisk, produced a writing titled, “The Beginnings of New England.” In this work, he analyzed the progression of government from its earliest forms to the present day. Fisk viewed America as the culmination of government, having moved out of barbaric means and into a society that valued man […]

The Influence of the Mother

Reading Time: 3 minutes “Does not the influence of woman rest upon every member of her household, like dew upon the tender herb, or the sunbeam silently educating the young flower? Or as the shower and the sleepless stream, cheer and invigorate the proudest tree of the forest?” – L.H. Sigourney, Letters to Young Ladies, 1836 One cannot deny […]

2018 Christmas Gift List

November 30, 2018
Posted in: General News

Reading Time: 6 minutes Are you looking for Christmas gift ideas? The staff and faculty of Dayspring Christian Academy have collaborated to compile this list just for you! We’ve included 5 types of gifts: books, family time, music, practical items, and STEM toys! Books: 1.) Books that reinforce a biblical worldview are great gifts!  Answers in Genesis has numerous […]

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The True Pilgrim Story Shared In Russia

November 14, 2018

Reading Time: 6 minutes Dayspring parents and now Dayspring grandparents, Bruce and Nancy Prestidge, share the story of how they took the true Pilgrim story, learned at Dayspring Christian Academy, across the sea to Russia. In 1989, God began to impress on my husband Bruce’s heart, and mine, to pray for Russia. We never expected to go to Russia. […]

Volunteers act out Pilgrim voyage at Thanksgiving Exposed

My Favorite Holiday: The Thanksgiving Exposed Story

November 6, 2018
Posted in: General News

Reading Time: 3 minutes My favorite holiday…is Thanksgiving. And here’s why. In the late 90’s, after a cross-country move, we found a school/home at Dayspring Christian Academy. We saw that the children could grow up as part of a school family and they would be loved, as well as taught. After a couple years, I joined the going-to-school ranks, […]

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