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THE KINGDOM ATHLETE

The Kingdom Athlete is

...a child of God daily surrendered to His will and for His service,
...an athlete who seeks to glorify God through his actions,
...an athlete who adopts the “Win the Day” philosophy in all areas of life,
...an athlete who is humble and grateful for his gifts and opportunities,
...an athlete who is submissive to authority,
...an athlete who has a teachable spirit,
...an athlete who leads by serving others,
...an athlete who strives for victory, gives perfect effort and never quits.
...an athlete who understands he represents more than himself.
...an athlete who is not ashamed of the Gospel of Christ and seeks opportunities to share the good news with teammates, parents, officials, opponents and to the multitude of children that will look to them as they model Christ-like leadership.

A THANK YOU FROM COVONE MINISTRIES

Covone Ministries (Phil and Jami Covone and volunteers) want to thank Eagle's Landing Christian Academy in McDonough, GA for their prayers and faithful financial support in helping us take the gospel to the people of San Luis Potosi, Mexico. The people living in the rural areas of Mexico have very little resource for the gospel. Their traditional religion has them worshiping images and legends that aren't real, and working for salvation as a chance to go to heaven for eternity. This video was made at La Polvora ranch an hour and a half outside the capital city of San Luis Potosi, in the state with the same name, San Luis Potosi. The people in this desert area have no running water, so they depend on rainwater for washing and watering, and they have many clever ways of catching it. Most homes are made of adobe, which decays rapidly, or stones, and most have dirt floors. Work is scarce, but many people have goats and sheep that they raise for their income. Depression, drunkenness, and drug abuse is common, especially in the men, probably due to the lack of work and education here. Covone Ministries holds two Bible studies each Friday at La Polvora, the first one is on the north side of the ranch, and the second is on the south side. Since most people don't have a vehicle to drive, they walk a long way to participate with the Bible study groups. If you'd like more info about Covone Ministries in Mexico, or want to see pictures and read stories from the mission field, you can find us at www.covoneministries.com.

JEANS

FOR MISSIONS

FRIDAYS ARE PERFECT FOR JEANS!

Each Friday of the school year, students have the opportunity to unite with missionaries around the world to share the hope of Jesus Christ.  Your donation makes a difference in the lives of others and wearing jeans is an outward sign that you are a partner in these ministries. Have you ever wondered where the money goes?

WHO WE SERVE

Through Jeans for Missions, ELCA provides over $1500 in monthly support toward ministries such as:

  • Mission Quest: Phil and Jamie Covone in Mexico

  • Helping In His Name Food Pantry: Henry County

  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes

  • Grace Team - Planting Christian Schools in Africa

  • WaterStone – supporting Christian education around the world

DONATE

Donations to Jeans for Missions is billed to your student's account at the beginning of the school year as a one-time sum of $35 per year ($1 for each Friday of the school year).

New Families starting school after August 3 will have the opportunity to opt in during the admissions process.

Eagle's Landing Christian Academy

2400 Hwy. 42 N. • McDonough, GA 30253

770 957 2927 • 770 957 2290 fax

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