What Does The Gospel Have To Do With Education?

Read below for the full transcript of our Fall 2018 Convocation, delivered by Dr. Bradley G. Green on August 27, 2018. — We are gathered here this evening for a few minutes to “call us together” and formally—as a community—launch the 2018-2019 Augustine School year. There are a number of educational options in Jackson. You and I have chosen Augustine School. We have chosen to be a part of a school which strives to be distinctly Christian and Classical. I want to say just a few things about our Christian commitment. Our Latin motto is “nullus intellectus sine cruce”. In English …

An Unexpected Journey

Two roads diverged in a wood, and I- I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference.  – R. Frost By Ellen Tilleros, Lower School Director My journey at Augustine began in 2005 when I attended the closing recitation of my oldest grandson, Sam, who had just completed the first grade. I was newly widowed and retired from JMCSS. As Dr. Bradley Green introduced himself to me, I asked if I could volunteer to read in my grandson’s class or help in any way. He looked at me intently and replied, “Do you have a minute?” …