6th Grade Students Win Big in Essay Contests

Noelle McGill and Carissa Jones, both 6th grade students at GCA, won Memorial Day essay contests and earned a combined $550.  Noelle's piece, "The True Meaning of Christmas," earned 1st place and $500 in a contest sponsored by Lohman Community Outreach. Carissa's piece, "What Freedom Means to Me,"  earned 4th place and $50 in a contest sponsored by Sertoma Club of Greenwood. Congratulations, ladies!

The Power of Words: A Student Devotional

"The LORD detests lying lips, but he delights in people who are trustworthy." Proverbs 12:22

There are about 171,476 words in the english language. The average person speaks about 20,000 words a day. How many of our words bring glory to God? How many of our words are used to bring people down? How many of our words are used to lie?