Central Baptist Academy seeks to provide affordable education, from a distinctly Christian perspective, to students from Junior Kindergarten through to Grade 8. Students learn in a traditional teacher directed classroom to pursue academic excellence and their God-given destiny.
"Equipped with his five senses, man explores the universe around him and calls the adventure science." Edwin Powell Hubble
Time to Breathe
Equipping Children Spiritually and Academically for Life
Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour..." 1 Peter 5:8
“God blessed them and said to them, ‘Be fruitful and increase in number; fill the earth and subdue it. Rule over the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky and over every living creature that moves on the ground.’” Genesis 1:28
Entertained to Death
“For physical training is of some value, but godliness has value for all things, holding promise for both the present life and the life to come” (1 Timothy 4:8).
The Secret to Raising Smart Kids
We now accept the fact that learning is a lifelong process of keeping abreast of change. And the most pressing task is to teach people how to learn (Peter Drucker).
Striving for Excellence
"His master replied, 'Well done, good and faithful servant! You have been faithful with a few things; I will put you in charge of many things. Come and share your master's happiness!'" Matthew 25:23
Builder or Wrecker: What will it be?
For Christian education to be strong, it has to be God-driven.
Stewardship is Heart Work
The earth is the LORD's, and everything in it, the world, and all who live in it; (Psalm 24:1)
Strength for Today and Bright Hope for Tomorrow
"Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past. See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the desert and streams in the wasteland.” Isaiah 43:18-19
Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called sons of God.
The Saint and the Saviour
Have fun with your family traditions and holiday customs, but consider this: “Where is your focus at Christmas time?” Who will take preeminence in your home and in your heart? Don't just have a holly, jolly christMAS; have a blessed, joy-filled CHRISTmas!
“Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus” (Philippians 4:6–7).
Entering the Season of Giving
‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.’
Greater love has no one than this, that someone lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13
Happy Reformation Day
"God is our refuge and strength, and ever-present help in trouble" (Psalm 46:1b).
Teach Us, Lord, in Sickness and in Health
In their hearts humans plan their course, but the LORD establishes their steps. Proverbs 16:9
Keep Calm and Carry On
Perseverance: steadfastness in doing something despite difficulty or delay in achieving success
“Give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus” (1 Thessalonians 5:18).
“Blessings crown the head of the righteous” (Proverbs 10:6).
To "Thank" is a Command
"Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you." 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18
"Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience. Bear with each other and forgive one another if any of you has a grievance against someone. Forgive as the Lord forgave you."
We are in Charge of our Attitudes
I couldn't change my circumstance. I had to make the most of it. Again I say, "Rejoice!"
Home and School Partnership
"Though one can be overpowered, two can defend themselves. A cord of three strands is not easily broken" (Ecc. 4:12).
“One good reason for doing the right thing today is tomorrow.” - anon.
“Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge Him and He will direct your paths” (Proverbs 3:5&6).
“The fear (awesome reverence) of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom” (Proverbs 1:7).
"A lack of boundaries invites a lack of respect." - anon.