Establishing Guardrails Intentionally

Reaching the halfway point of the school year, the heroes are in a place where they have a clear understanding of what is expected of them and the guardrails set before them to help them stay on track.They remember the promises they have made to one another at the beginning of the school year in … Continue reading Establishing Guardrails Intentionally

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Be still and know that I am God – Psalm 46:10

This quest has been such a blessing to listen and witness these heroes speak and write about their faith in God. One discussion in particular this week was beautiful to watch unfold. The heroes watched a video about what it means to have a relationship with God. A hero led the discussion and asked, “Is … Continue reading Be still and know that I am God – Psalm 46:10

Socratic Discussions: Heroes’ Way to the Truth

The ELS heroes’ Socratic discussions have been so inspiring and enriching, as they engage in dialogue that allows them to express their individual thoughts and beliefs. During their discussions, the heroes think for themselves, yet learn together in a network of connected thoughts, as they grow in their learning, intellectually, socially, and emotionally. Each hero’s … Continue reading Socratic Discussions: Heroes’ Way to the Truth

Our Faith Can Become Stronger in the Storms of Life!

The Faith Formation and Service Quest has begun. It seems only fitting to begin the year with a quest that points us to “seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness” as it states in Matthew 6:33a (NIV). It’s been an incredible blessing to listen to these heroes reflect on personal testimonies throughout the … Continue reading Our Faith Can Become Stronger in the Storms of Life!

MHS Newsletter Issue 7 Dec 9 – 14,2018

The mhs pressIssue No.                                                 Dec. 9 - 14, 2018On Thursday, the heroes worked super hard to clean up the huts for a winter break clean! The heroes took all the sheets home to wash and gave the room a deep clean. The tables are back in their places and ready for the sheets to go … Continue reading MHS Newsletter Issue 7 Dec 9 – 14,2018

MHS Newsletter Issue 6 Dec 3 – 7, 2018

The mhs pressIssue No. 6                                                Dec. 3 - Dec. 7, 2018On Thursday, a legendary chess player from Michigan, Bob Savage, came in for a  hero talk. After the hero talk, a few heroes even got to play against him! Many heroes enjoyed him so much, that they said he was the best hero talk they’ve ever … Continue reading MHS Newsletter Issue 6 Dec 3 – 7, 2018