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The View Blog

Welcome to the new school blog! One of our teachers (Jeff Ludditt, Gr. 5/6) wrote an article in 2018 called “The View from the Cabin”. That lead to a second article, a follow-up from Mr. Nelson called “The View from the Fishbowl”, and two more articles followed by each.

What a great way for the community to see the school through the eyes of those living everyday life in and around it! This blog will feature stories of many of us in the coming months – from teachers to parents to students and possibly even beyond into the wider Cedars community and churches.

If you have a story you would like to submit, please contact Coleen Hein (coleenh@cedars.bc.ca)

Enjoy the blog!

Built with a Purpose: Built to Love Others

Students in Mr. Price’s Grade Four class were able to put into practice God’s purposes for them to love others in the community when they visited Laurier Manor this past Tuesday afternoon. The residents of Laurier manor and the students have developed a fond...

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Built with a Purpose: Built on The ROCK

In an effort to take our school theme to heart this year, the Grade 7 class has worked to develop a deeper understanding of what it means to be “Built with a Purpose” by closely examining and practicing Cedars’ ROCK acronym: Respect, Ownership, Community, Kindness....

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Built with a Purpose: Built to Help Those in Need

God made us with a purpose of being in relationship with Him and with others. He has shown His love to us by sending his son Jesus Christ, which is what we will be celebrating this Christmas season. Being in relationship with others means showing God’s love,...

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Built with a Purpose: Built to be Thankful

Greetings from Kindergarten! Over the past month, the Kindergarten students in Mrs. Ray/Mrs. Schmalz’s class have been talking about thankfulness. We have discussed such questions as, “What does it mean to be thankful?”, “What kinds of things should we be thankful...

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View from the Fishbowl – Volunteering

"[The giving of our time and resources] is a very rich and beautiful activity. It is a confident, joyful, and hope-filled expression of ministry. In ministering to each other, each from the riches that he or she possesses, we work together for the full coming of God's...

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Known and Still Loved – Reflections from Mr. Tuininga

On Saturday, October 27 between the hours of 7:00 and 9:30 pm I, Curtis James Tuininga, was given the best gift of my life. With almost 200 people in attendance we celebrated my retirement from work at Cedars Christian School in Prince George BC. Over the course of...

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View from the Fishbowl Part 2

"Celebrations...are so much more than a valid diversion from work or an excuse to eat too much; they invite us to enter into God's joy by remembering His faithfulness and goodness." - Darcy Greco The month of May was full. In the third week of May, over 250...

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The View from the Cabin… Part Three

There’s no such thing as being too busy. If it’s important to you, you’ll make time. Few quotes stick with me more than this, and it makes regular appearances in my life due to the choices that I make. "Busy" is defined as, “having a great deal to do" or "to keep...

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The View from the Cabin… Part Two

Most people who know me well know that I am not a "meeting" guy. There's not a lot that I wouldn't do to get out of a meeting. My administrators can attest to that, especially Curtis who would love to go on about his joy when he gets to inform me of an impending staff...

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View from the Fishbowl

Over the years, Curt and I have affectionately referred to the principal's office as the "fishbowl". The high ratio of window to wall space can be distracting at times, but it has afforded me new perspectives on the work that we do with students, staff, and parents in...

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