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The Real Meaning of Christmas

Christians and Santa Claus: A Biblical World View

As I drive through my neighborhood in December, I am confronted with giants dancing on my neighbors’ lawns. A 6-foot-tall Scooby-Doo sways in the breeze donning a red knit cap. An inflatable carousel that wouldn’t fit in my living room spins a snowman, a reindeer, and an elf in an endless circuit. Santa Claus can…


Common Core Concerns

The following article is from the the magazine, Accelerator, a publication by Accelerated Christian Education. This article documents some of the problems with the Common Core State Standards. EBA agrees with the article. EBA has not and will not adopt the Common Core State Standards. One item of concern amongst parents must be stated. Simply because we are…


Success God’s Way

Often times in our lives we hear a lot about success. Usually when we think about success it is from a financial point of view, or from “climbing the ladder” in the workplace. We think “rich” people are successful. An old bumper sticker reads, “The one with the most toys wins.” This is the way…

Praying Man

The Influence of a Godly Teacher

Leadership has many traits. One of the traits that characterizes godly leadership is that of a good influence. If God has placed you in a classroom, you hold a position that is to be managed with Biblical principles. We should approach such leadership with a God-given vision of what can be accomplished when we are…


Is Christian Education Worth the Cost?

Is Christian Education Worth the Cost? 3 Harmful Aspects of Public Schools The education of our children is a grave responsibility for every parent. For years, Anna and I have counseled Christian parents to either homeschool their children or to have them in a quality Christian school. I tell people that one of the primary…


Why A.C.E.?

Elmwood Baptist Academy uses a nontraditional approach to learning once a student reaches the 5th grade. This approach has been proven to be very effective in training up students to be leaders. Students leave Elmwood Baptist Academy ready for their next step of life, wherever that may be. The program that we use is Accelerated…


Charter Schools vs. The Bible

America has seen a large rise in education over the past few years, especially in the area of Charter schools. As more and more people reject traditional public schools, Charter schools have grown tremendously. However, for Christians, Charter schools should not be considered as a possible place to educate your child. Charter schools are not…

EBA Thanksgiving Vacation
Nov 26 – Nov 27 all-day
Pastor Lehman – Chapel
Dec 3 all-day
JLC & SLC Chapel -
Dec 3 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
K-5 Field Trip to Lollipop Park
Dec 4 all-day
1st-3rd Grade Chapel
Dec 4 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Pastor Davis – Chapel
Dec 10 all-day
JLC & SLC Chapel -
Dec 10 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
1st-3rd Grade Chapel
Dec 11 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Christmas Program – 1st-5th Grades
Dec 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Pastor Randall – Chapel
Dec 17 all-day