30 Jan

Summit Campus Workday

We will be having a school-wide work day on Saturday, February 9 from 8am-6pm. This is a great way to get your volunteer hours! Water and lunch will be included.  Main projects to include:• Chipping brush pile• Spreading chipped brush along pathways• Pressure washing the exteriors of building 1-5 Additional projects: (additional projects will be tackled if […]

23 Apr

Shrek Jr. The Musical

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SUMMIT CHRISTIAN ACADEMY TO LET ITS ‘FREAK FLAG FLY’ WITH STUDENTS’ MUSICAL THEATER PRODUCTION OF SHREK THE MUSICAL JR. CEDAR PARK,TX – Nasty will be nice and Cedar Park will be ogre-the-moon when Summit Christian Academy’s students present their production of Shrek The Musical JR. beginning May 1, 2019, it was announced […]

9 Apr

Two voices still heard – Millions forever silenced

Today’s journal entry – Thoughts from my amazing assistant Nan Castello! Today we woke up in Haarlem, Netherlands.  As we walked to the bus stop, about 10 minutes away, many of the students commented on how beautiful this place is and how peaceful it feels after being in the hustle and bustle of London and […]

8 Apr

There is NO Distinction!

Monday in Haarlem Leaving Paris we embarked on another train ride!  After checking into the hotel we set out to explore the town center of Haarlem. The architecture of the 100+ year old buildings is breathtakingly amazing!  Cobblestone streets, the year of the buildings decoratively engraved, set in stone to forever declare that we’ve stood […]

8 Apr

Life ! ! !

Catacombs – Life Happens Eiffel Tower – Life Celebrated Normandy – Life Marginalized, Exterminated, Fought For, Liberated Catacombs: Life Happens Death is a part of life. Not one we really like to talk about.  As believers we have the hope of eternal life. We know with assurance we will be reunited with our loved ones […]

6 Apr

Fast Train to Paris

Took a Fast Train to Paris! Friday Morning 11 days seems like a long time … however … It is flying by!  Literally, at moments it truly is. We left London wishing for more time to see MANY more places but, alas, Paris was calling. Landing after 1:30 (another time change) we checked into the […]

5 Apr

Take Courage

~ Take Courage “Fear is a reaction. Courage is a decision.” ~  Winston S. Churchill “You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, I lived through this horror, I can take the next thing that comes […]

4 Apr

That’s Big Ben?

Underconstruction! Aren’t we all? At least that should be the goal… right? Constantly pressing in to become more like the one in whose image we’re created? Just a thought! A day of sightseeing on the Red Bus, Achilles’ statue, another statue, the horse, famous buildings and streets, Churchill’s War Rooms, Westminster Abbey, WA gift shop, […]

2 Apr

Stay Awake … Or … Off wi’ yer heads!

Day One –   # 1 goal ….. Stay Awake till Bedtime! With a 6 hour difference in time, the number one goal after you land is to stay awake!  Well.. the wet cold weather helps. We land, we load up on the bus, we arrive at the hotel and drop off our luggage … Off […]

29 Mar

e pluribus unum

Out of many, one! In the Capitol’s visitor center there is a film called just that … Out of many, one! Such a powerful motto of the U.S. and an amazing film explaining the hope of those in the beginning years of forming this nation. Really sets the tone for the Capitol tour and to […]

28 Mar

How can you call us good? We did what had to be done.

The 11th grade spent most of the day in the Holocaust Memorial Museum. We had the privilege to hear a first person presentation. Holocaust survivor Irene Weiss shared her personal story of being deported to Auschwitz-Birkenau along with her sister. The rest of her family lost their lives. Afterward we spent the afternoon going from […]