Covenant Christian Academy Blog

Never miss an update! Subscribe to our blog.

How to Raise Kids Who Won't Walk Away from Christianity

“Barna’s research showed that 61% of 20 somethings were spiritually disengaged that grew up in families that were very faithful….The research found that parents are more likely to raise spiritual champions if they accept the fact that from day...

Fostering Healthy Digital Habits for Kids

Technology is one of the most difficult challenges inherent in raising children today. In this BaseCamp Livepodcast, Davies Owens and Keith McCurdy discuss how technology impacts mental health and addiction.  

Summer: A Blessing or Burden?

                           For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven:

Ecclesiastes 3:1

Summer is here.    

For parents, the wide-open summer schedule is both a gift and a problem to be solved. Charles Dickens said it best, “It was the best of...

Honoring Character in High School Students

But Daniel resolved that he would not defile himself with the king’s food or with the wine that he drank. Therefore he asked the chief of the eunuchs to allow him not to defile himself. And God gave Daniel favor and compassion in the sight of the...

Friendship is a Treasure I Found Through Serving

Have you ever unfairly judged someone or something? When I was working as a corporate attorney before I was married or had kids, I unfairly judged PTA Moms. Now, here I am, wrapping up a year as President of the Parent Council, which is CCA’s...

Questions Parents Ask About High School

Qualified teachers and administration make a lasting difference in the lives of students, families, and school communities. Covenant Christian Academy is blessed to have Amy Pryor leading as the High School Principal. She is a native Texan with a...

Director's Note:  Into the Woods

I was mesmerized when I first heard the music to Into theWoods in college. The genius of Stephen Sondheim is astounding, and the score is beautiful and so thoughtfully done. Into the Woods is a mashup of the Grimm Fairy Tales featuring Cinderella,...

Taming Your Inner Mama Bear

Principles for Dealing with Sins Against Your Kids“Good sense makes one slow to anger, and it is his glory to overlook an offense.” (Proverbs 19:11)

While I was out shopping recently, I noticed a woman wearing a shirt stamped with the words “MAMA...

How Do I Teach My Children to Pray?

Growing up, I was always told to pray, but I don't remember being actually taught how to pray. Now that I have kids of my own, I am trying to remedy that. As I have learned the power of prayer as a foundational skill for a successful and thriving...

How To Talk With Kids About School Violence

I remember exactly where I was when I first heard about the Sandy Hook school shooting. It was close to Christmas and I was sitting in the carpool line waiting to pick up my step-daughter from her elementary school. At the time, those violent events...