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Happy Thanksgiving

At this time of Thanksgiving, we pause to count our blessings.  We give praise to our God for him who gives us blessings far beyond what we deserve.  We give thanks for the freedom of this great nation in which we live.  For the priceless blessings we have in our children, our families, and our communities.  For the opportunity we have to give our students a God-honoring education that seeks excellence and the pursuit of compassionate service. 

This Thanksgiving, we express deep gratitude for the twenty-three 8th graders, eleven parents and three faculty members who are in the Dominican Republic serving others and proclaiming the Good News of Jesus Christ.  We pray also for God’s sovereign presence in the troubled areas of the world, like the Middle East, for peace and reconciliation among those who are divided.  We pray that your time together with family and friends will be full of rich memories.  And as we look to all that we have, we acknowledge our Lord and Savior who is worthy of our praise.  Our best wishes for a Happy Thanksgiving!

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Our medical clinic saw 98 patients today! Our students served food, distributes shoes, played with kids, painted nails, and ultimately shared the love of Christ with children at the Manny Mota Foundation today. Read more... link in profile. FCS alumni, Sophia Lorey, was so impacted by her 8th grade trip to the DR that she returned this year, her senior year of high school, with our team! Read about her experience today on the blog! Blog.foothillchristian.org Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. today and all he stood for. He was a courageous leader who non-violently resisted injustice, ignited hope among the marginalized, showed love in the face of hate, and empowered a community looking for direction in a time of turmoil. “There comes a time when silence is betrayal.” #mlk #mlkjrday #oneschoolsresponse First day of serving in the DR completed. The team organized and set up the medical clinic/pharmacy and all of the donations that were sent ahead to be distributed tomorrow. Our students were able to play with the kids nearby, playing baseball and painting the girls nails. They are ready for a big day tomorrow serving many people in need of medical aide, food, and clothing. To read more about each day from our students’ perspective follow blog.foothillchristian.org.
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