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Principal’s Corner | December 14, 2018

2019-01-21T11:32:40-05:00December 22nd, 2018|Categories: Events, News, Principal's Corner, School Life|

Dear BCA Families, In Chapel this week we continued to learn about Advent. There is a reason people fill their homes with candles and lights during Advent and Christmas. We use these special decorations to welcome Jesus, who is the Light of the World. This week, week 3 of Advent Johanna and Alexandra lit the candle representing joy. I shared with the students some Bible verses about joy and mentioned that joy is different from happiness; joy comes from knowing the Lord and is not affected by circumstances, as happiness is. Luke 2:10-11 New International Version (NIV) 10 But [...]

Principal’s Corner | December 7, 2018

2019-01-21T11:32:47-05:00December 7th, 2018|Categories: Brag Board, Community Outreach, Events, IRIS Lego Robotics Program, News, Principal's Corner, School Life|

Dear BCA Families, Our Chapel service this week focused on lighting the second Advent Candle, the candle of Preparation (or waiting or prophecy). Thanks to Ella and Isabelle for lighting the candle and reading scripture. Following the lighting of the Advent candle and Bible readings we enjoyed singing Christmas carols. We were able to celebrate the accomplishments of some of our SOTA students as we listened to them perform. We heard from Sofia and Gabriella who played piano. Madame Makonnen presented the Scripture passage in Isaiah that the whole school will learn during the month of December. JK – [...]