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What does being a Christian cost you?

August 27, 2021

Reading Time: 6 minutes   I have been leading the 9th grade field study to Boston and Plymouth, Massachusetts every year since the Fall of 2004. Each year, I am re-inspired by the stories of sacrifice, bravery, courage, and fortitude that the Pilgrim and Patriot fathers and mothers displayed. Whether we are talking about John and Abigail Adams and […]

A Shaken Belief in American Exceptionalism

July 1, 2021

Reading Time: 7 minutes   David Landon is an upper school history teacher at Dayspring Christian Academy. Born and raised in Scotland, David immigrated to America. The following is a letter he wrote to his students in response to the question, “Is America exceptional”? David now reads this letter to his tenth grade students on their way home from […]

Love One Another

March 22, 2021

Reading Time: < 1 minute We invite you to listen in on our Upper School chapel with Dr. Randy Hilton as he uncovers the beauty and transforming power of 1 John, 2 John, and 3 John. Randy’s teaching gift brings clarity to the words of John written in these short books of the Bible. Randy gives a summary of each […]

When Christians Disagree: Respecting the Purity of Each Other’s Motives

February 26, 2021

Reading Time: 6 minutes   It is important to note that the intent of this blog is not to suggest where “authority” lies (as it relates to American civics), but to encourage Christians who may disagree to respect the purity of each other’s motives and the sincerity of each other’s beliefs. “That you and I differ in our ideas […]

Christmas STEM Learning Ideas

Reading Time: < 1 minute   Back by popular demand! Our Christmas STEM activities blog has become a yearly Dayspring tradition. Once again we have compiled a list of STEM resources for parents to keep their child learning over our Christmas break. Preschool, Pre-K, and Kindergarten Peppermint Paint Lollipop Cinnamon Dough Ornaments Christmas Cup Tower Challenge Sweet Manger Craft Indoor […]

Lessons from the Pilgrims: Pilgrim Economics

November 10, 2020

Reading Time: < 1 minute   Dr. Paul Jehle visited with Dayspring Christian Academy’s 12th grade Economics class and our 9th grade Rudiments of America’s Christian History class. During their class time together, Dr. Jehle walked our students through a Biblical perspective of economics, beginning in the Garden of Eden. In this teaching, Dr. Jehle shows students that the Pilgrims […]