Mission-Type Stuff

Education as Discipling

»Posted by on Jun 3, 2011 in Blog, Mission-Type Stuff | Comments Off on Education as Discipling

A primary goal of any Christian school must be to disciple.  Getting discipled is the essence of being a student, and in fact, it will happen even if the school does not state it as a primary goal.  It will happen even if it is not a Christian institution. Students, and indeed all people, will follow someone or something, and whoever it is they follow is who they will become.  Acknowledging this as the way of things enables us to take hold of it, rather than merely hoping for the best, and intentionally create disciples of Jesus. Below are a few ways to show how Ozarks Academy will pursue this focus of discipling. Some of these are more obvious and what you might expect, and others where we give a few more details are not as obvious, and so may be more unique to...

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