ESLRs

MHCS students will . . .

 

P

 

. . . possess authentic relationships with Jesus Christ.

 

·Present their personal testimony of salvation

·Study and respect the Bible as God’s inspired Word

·Express and defend their faith in all situations

·Prayerfully look to God and His Word daily as the source of truth and direction

 

U

 

. . . understand that their bodies are temples in which the Holy Spirit dwells.

 

·Exhibit a godly, healthy lifestyle

·Develop God-given abilities

·Demonstrate physical, emotional, mental and spiritual fitness

·Integrate biblical principles into the physical disciplines

 

R

 

. . . respect God, authorities, and peers.

 

·Recognize God as the author of absolute truth

·Model responsible citizenship

·Express accountability for their words and actions

·Demonstrate consideration of others

 

P

 

. . . problem solve and think critically.

 

·Investigate meaning beyond the obvious in developing high level thinking skills

·Collaborate with peers to problem solve and share ideas

·Apply biblical principles to moral choices

·Demonstrate use of the scientific method

 

O

 

. . . orient their lives to the needs of others.

 

·Serve those in their community and beyond in tangible ways

·Develop an awareness of and compassion for diverse cultures

·Model responsible Christian ethics by acting with justice and mercy

·Demonstrate consideration and accountability for their words and actions

 

S

 

. . . succeed as self-directed learners.

 

·Set realistic personal and academic goals

·Demonstrate organizational and time management skills

·Analyze, integrate, and synthesize new information

·Take initiative and have ability to transfer learned skills to new situations

 

E

 

. . . engage in effective communication.

 

·Read, write, speak, and listen reflectively and critically

·Express themselves creatively through art, drama, foreign language, music, or sports

·Demonstrate competency in written, oral, and technological communication

·Articulate the precepts of a Christian worldview expressing and defending their faith