CWAA Breeze Newsletter June 6-10, 2016

CWAA CHARACTER VALUE FOR JUNE: During the month of June we are focusing on the character of God – Patience. “Let your patience show itself perfectly in what you do. Then you will be perfect and complete. You will have everything you need.” James 1:4

KINDERGARTEN OPEN HOUSE AT CWAA, FRIDAY, JUNE 10 from 9 A.M. to 12:00 NOON: Thank you for helping to promote our Kindergarten Open House! CWAA is offering the following incentives to our families who participate. 1) Free iPad Mini for bringing or referring a new family to the Kindergarten Open House (names of families who refer will be entered into a prize draw). 2) Free FitBit for sharing the Kindergarten Promo FaceBook Video the greatest number of times. 3) Referral incentive of $250 to every family who brings a new student to CWAA (The $250 discount is per family and will be applied on the school family’s account in June 2017). Thank you again for helping us with this important program! Your support and partnership will make the difference!!

Kindergarten Promotion

 

ELEGANT DESIGN UNIFORM STORE COMES TO CWAA: On Monday, June 13 Elegant Design will be set-up in the lobby of CWAA to sell new uniforms for the 2016-2017 school year. To avoid the long trip to Elegant Design’s N.E. store location, drop by CWAA from 1-6 pm next Monday!

GRADE 9 FUNDRAISER: “Sweet Treats” for sale on Tuesdays to Elementary students at lunchtime and to Secondary students on Tuesdays and Thursdays.   Prices are based on items available and are usually priced between $0.50 and $1.00.  Thank you for your support!

PRAYING PARENTS: Thursdays at 8:30 a.m. in the school lobby. Plan to join this group who set aside this weekly time to pray for our school. All are welcome!

 

IMPORTANT UPCOMING DATES:      

June 8                 Gr 10 Spanish Restaurant Field Trip 12:10 – 1:40 pm

June 8                 Grade 6 Graduation 6:30 pm

June 9                  Kindergarten Calgary Zoo Field Trip 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

June 9                  Grade 9 GraduationBanquet 7:00 pm, Ceremony 8:00 pm

June 10                Kindergarten Open House 9 am – 12 noon

June 13                Elegant Design Uniform Sales at CWAA 1 – 6 pm

June 16                Grade 2 & 3 Calgary Zoo Field Trip 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

June 17                Praise & Prayer Service @ CWAA 7 pm

June 20                School Board Meeting 7 pm

June 22                Grades 1 – 4 Calaway Park Field Trip 9 am – 3 pm

June 13 – 24        Secondary Final Exams

June 23               Elementary Last Day of School (Noon Dismissal)

June 23               Elementary Report Cards & Awards Ceremony 7 pm

June 24               Jr/Sr High Report Cards & Awards Ceremony 7 pm

 

Chaplain’s Message:

“Listen! A farmer went out to plant some seeds. As he scattered them across his field, some seeds fell on a footpath, and the birds came and ate them. Other seeds fell on shallow soil with underlying rock. The seeds sprouted quickly because the soil was shallow. But the plants soon wilted under the hot sun, and since they didn’t have deep roots, they died. Other seeds fell among thorns that grew up and choked out the tender plants. Still other seeds fell on fertile soil, and they produced a crop that was thirty, sixty, and even a hundred times as much as had been planted!” (Matthew 13:3b-8 NLT).

It is great when our students show that their lives are like the fertile soil – receptive to God’s word! On Friday evening a number of people in our school and church family came together to witness four of our CWAA students get baptized. It was great to be a part of the experience as Riley, Sarah, Greg and Frazer committed their lives to Jesus through baptism!

What kind of soil makes up my life and your life? Are our hearts and minds like the soil of a packed footpath? Shallow rocky soil? Thorny soil? I hope that our lives are like the fertile soil through the work of the Holy Spirit in our lives!

Pastor Brent

Chaplain

Chinook Winds Adventist Academy

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