Spiritual Development
Biblical worldview and Christian character

Maranatha Christian Academy follows a strong program focused on spiritual development of all students.  The program starts in our Kinder Prep and continues through high school.

Maranatha Kinder Prep helps to develop Christian character and conduct, obedience to parents, respect for authority and appreciation for America and the freedoms we enjoy. Bible stories and prayer are an integral part of the program.

Spiritual development in the Elementary begins with a focus on developing a biblical worldview.  Careful attention and programing focuses on training for the Christian life.  We understand that God through the Holy Spirit must first awaken the heart, then students must be instructed to see life God’s way, and then we must help them walk in obedience to His commands.

MCA’s Secondary school’s goal is to see lives radically transformed by God.  We accomplish this goal through godly faculty and staff speaking the truth and modeling lives that seek to pattern after Jesus.  We also leverage intentional programming in chapels and homeroom devotions, mission trips and service projects, small group devotions, and Bible classes.  We recognize a critical component of spiritual development occurs as teachers reveal God through the subject areas in all the disciplines and as coaches help students apply those principles in activities.

 We have created 16 Biblical Truth Statements
regarding issues in our culture

These biblical truths are standards that are integrated into curriculum plans across the Academy.

  1. The Bible is our ultimate authority and is the only source of absolute truth.
  2. Christians should respect and accept all people.
  3. The only way to have a personal relationship with God is through Jesus Christ.
  4. God is the Creator and Sustainer of all life.
  5. The Bible says marriage is between a man and a woman.
  6. Man is responsible to preserve our environment.
  7. War is sometimes necessary to defend freedom and protect life.
  8. Government and those in authority have been established by God.
  9. We should do our best to complete our responsibilities.
  10. Entertainment should be edifying according to God’s word.
  11. We should take care of the body God has given us.
  12. When we follow God, we should be in control of what we see, say and do.
  13. Our home, school and church should all be based on God’s Word.
  14. We need to be good stewards with all that God has provided.
  15. To get to know Christ better, we need to read God’s Word and pray daily.
  16. Life begins in the mother’s womb, and no one has the right to shed innocent blood.
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