Spiritual Formation

Scriptural Foundation: the basis of our values

"'Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind…Love your neighbor as yourself.'" (Matthew 22:37, NIV)

Modus Operandi: How we enact our scripture-driven values and objectives

"Love the Lord your God with all your heart…Love your neighbor as yourself":

  • As a community of citizens, we facilitate students' participation in a variety of extra-curricular, intramural, and service activities designed to develop them as well-rounded citizens of our world.
  • Related school-wide values
    • Provide a healthy variety of positive cultural experiences for all students.
    • Provide a strong variety of extracurricular options for all students.
    • Promote high standards in all school activities so that students learn to strive towards a commitment to excellence in attitude and purpose.
    • Offer fun, wholesome activities for kids to participate in to establish meaningful options for lifestyle choices.
    • Make all of our students' CHS experiences relevant to and challenging within their world.

"Love the Lord your God with all your soul…":

  • As a community of believers, we create a spiritually nurturing environment for students and call them to explore and to deepen their personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
    • Related school-wide values
      • Purpose to affect this generation for Christ.
      • Provide a forum for genuine questioning to promote personal spiritual growth.
      • Provide opportunities for meaningful spiritual experiences.
      • Challenge students to positive introspection.
      • Help kids to understand the heart of making God-honouring decisions so that they can explore the difference between Christian culture and secularism.
      • Teach kids to develop critical and creative thinking skills with regard to their decision-making processes.
      • Ensure that our priorities will be founded upon Scriptural values and not on cultural values. Inspire kids to build a deeper personal relationship with Christ by modeling an authentic, vibrant Christian walk by loving Jesus in our own lives. Provide a place of progression, redemption, and restoration.
      • Provide a nurturing and personalized support system to promote kids' emotional and spiritual well-being.

"Love the Lord your God with all your mind…":

  • As a community of learners, we challenge all students to develop an attitude of excellence towards their studies in order to prepare them to be lifelong learners in their sphere of influence.
    • Related school-wide values
      • Promote a culture of high standards--a commitment to excellence of attitude and purpose.
      • Provide a strong variety of academic options for all students.
      • Teach kids to develop critical and creative thinking skills with regard to their decision-making processes.
      • Provide a forum for genuine questioning to promote personal growth.
      • Challenge students to positive introspection.
      • Maintain a strong classroom ethic of positive management.
      • Ensure high standards of class attendance, punctuality, and participation.
      • Foster an environment of progression, redemption, and restoration.

 

 

I really admire how much Caronport has to offer. For a small town school, CHS has so many opportunities involving sports, performing arts, etc. The community also provides so much fellowship, which really helps students grow in their faith.
Robyn Newby