OBJECTIVES

 

In light of Faith Christian School’s mission, the following objectives are laid forth:

 

Growth in Wisdom, Academically, Faith Christian School seeks

To instill a Biblical worldview with a reverence for God as the Creator and sovereign ruler of the universe. 

To nurture a positive attitude toward learning, realizing that work is performed unto God and not unto man. (Colossians 3:23)

To ensure mastery of the basics in all academic areas.

To encourage full academic potential.

To develop higher level critical thinking skills.

To develop and foster creativity and skills of expression.

To encourage among both students and teachers a lifelong love of learning.                                    

To develop the ability to apply academic knowledge and skills to affect the world for Christ.

     

Growth in Stature, Physically and Emotionally, Faith Christian School seeks

To model and develop Christian character traits.

To promote good physical fitness & health habits with respect for the body as a temple of God.

To teach that God created each person uniquely and specifically for His honor and glory.

To teach and promote good health, hygiene, nutrition, physical fitness habits, and a respect for the body as the temple of God.

To encourage an enjoyment of physical activity and develop age-appropriate physical skills.

To develop skills to handle change and adversity. (James 1:2-4)

 

Growth in Favor with God, Spiritually, Faith Christian School seeks

To lead students to a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.

To help students identify and embrace God’s plan, purpose, and will for their lives. (Ephesians 2:10)

To help students understand the Holy Spirit’s role in a believer’s life and better follow His leading toward God’s will. 

To help students better understand and embrace the essential doctrines of the Christian Faith.

To guide and encourage students in knowing and desiring God's will for their lives.

To model Christ's love through servanthood to the local community and beyond. (Philippians 2:1-5)

To train students in sharing the gospel of Jesus Christ while developing a heart for the lost in all nations. (Matthew 28:18-20)

To train students to develop devotional times so that they grow in the Word of God through daily prayer and daily Bible study.

To train students to use God’s Word to evaluate all ideas and conduct in order to make wise decisions based on His absolute truth and thereby reflect the character of Christ. (2 Timothy 3:16)

 

Growth in Favor with Man, Socially, Faith Christian School seeks

To teach students the value of honesty and speaking truthfully in all matters.

To model and encourage loving conflict resolution as found in Matthew 18:15-17.

To establish an atmosphere of mutual respect, care, love, and understanding in interpersonal relationships with believers and non-believers while not compromising God’s absolute truth.

To be fishers of men by winning our fellow man over with godly character, love, and truth. (Matthew 22:39; Ephesians 4:15; John 8:32)