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Feature Heritage Months Women’s History Month

Rebecca Suger

Rebecca Sugar, age 31, was born and raised in Silver Spring, Maryland, in a Jewish family. She had a brother named Steven Sugar and a passion for animation and writing. But you might be wondering what’s so special about her. Well, with Women’s History Month coming up in March, I thought she was worthy to […]

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Weekly Scripture

Be A Good Friend: November 26, 2018

“There are ‘friends’ who destroy each other, but a real friend sticks closer than a brother.” Proverbs 18:24 Be a good friend: Good friends are hard to find, but you can be that friend! Sometimes just being there for your friend(s), like listening, helps a lot. Try your best to support your friend, don’t bring them down. […]

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No Worries: November 12, 2018

Worry weighs a person down; an encouraging word cheers a person up. Proverbs 12:25 As human beings, we worry a lot more than we should, which usually causes other people to worry as well. Why Worry: We all know that worrying doesn’t do us any good, but we do it anyway. (I should know!) But […]

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Weekly Scripture

God Strengthens Us: October 29, 2018

“I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.” -Philippians 4:13 I’m sure most of you have heard this verse millions of times, but it’s true! And a good verse. God is Stronger: No matter what the problem is, God can help! God knows what He’s doing, and has a plan for your life. He’ll give […]

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News Spiritual Life

A Horror Story With a Happy Ending | Pastor Kent

Notes by Victoria Turner and Melanie Jones 1. Get out of your boat! Get out of your comfort zone. When is the last time you did something for God for the first time? There are people that God has called us to be an influence on. Connection is protection! 2. Practice the power Jesus provides! […]

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News Spiritual Life

Love | The Greatest

Today, Pastor Connor Bledsoe finished “The Greatest” series and talked about loving God, loving others, and loving yourself! Here are some notes that were taken by Victoria Turner and Melanie Jones  John 15:5- “I am the vine; you are the branches.” We have to stay near to God to understand what he is saying. We […]

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60 Seconds High School News

Poll Closed: Baby Smith | Vol.1

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Weekly Scripture

God’s Love: October 15, 2018

“For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any powers, neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord.” Romans 8:38-39 I feel like we can all relate […]

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High School Junior High News

Jr. High HOCO 2018 | Roaring Through the Decades

Ascension Christian’s first junior high HOCO was a smash! Students arrived dressed from their favorite decade and danced. And wow! We can now say: Haven can dance! Our DJ, Kerri Larose, played some high energy tracks from the 50s through the 2000s. She was a lot of fun and kept the party raving. Mr. Catlin and […]

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Keep Praying: October 1, 2018

“For nothing will be impossible with God.” Luke 1: 37 Have you ever had a problem or goal that seemed so impossible to fix or reach that you just gave up? I know I have, and I’m sure you have too at some point. But this verse reminds me that our goals and problems are […]

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Just Be Kind: September 17, 2018

“Kind words are like honey— sweet to the soul and healthy for the body.” Proverbs 16:24 NLT Everything has a purpose, including actions. Even the things you say could change a life! For better or for worse, depending on what you decide to say. Sometimes, people just need a little kindness. Change a life: Like I said […]

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Think About It: Old-School Movies

Personally, I find it hard to pick a favorite movie. But, when it comes to older movies, I have a few that I’m quite a fan of! Since our HOCO theme this year is “Through the Decades” I decided to write on older movies rather than recent ones. Unlike a few of my friends, I’m […]

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Weekly Scripture

Trust God: September 4, 2018

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.”  Jeremiah 29:11 This week’s verse was chosen by Lauren Schmidt (Grade 8). Have you ever felt like everything and everyone was against you? Like you were standing […]

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God Cares: August 27, 2018

So, what’s the problem with finding peace outside of God? Hello Ascension Christian. I am Raisha Kelly (freshman) and a Co-Editor-in-Chief for Lion Nation News. One of my desires for the school year is to provide the student body a weekly scripture along with a few thoughts to consider. The first Weekly Scriptures begins… now! […]

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Class Act Feature

Class Act: Ms. Ramagos

by Raisha Kelly, Co-Editor-in-Chief of Lion Nation News Earlier today, I sat down and spoke with Ms. Ramagos about her new position at Ascension Christian Schools. Raisha: What are your thoughts on realism? In other words, do you push that style or are you more comfortable using different styles? Ms. Ramagos: For myself, I try […]