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  • MVCA Dedicates Worship Arts Center

    On Thursday October 23 at 2:30 p.m. Miami Valley Christian Academy (MVCA) will dedicate a new Worship Arts Center with help from the Jewish Federation. Throughout the school day, two Israeli teens with the Federations “Friends from Israel” program will be teaching traditional Davidic dancing to MVCA elementary students. The Israeli teens will also provide a special presentation on Israeli culture and current events with Middle and High School students. At the end of the school day, a ribbon cutting and blessing will cap off the festivities. The MVCA Worship Arts Center was built to enhance the connection between spiritual…

  • MVCA to establish Worship Arts Center

    The Miami Valley Christian Academy (MVCA) Capital Campaign received an early Christmas gift this week. MVCA was awarded an initial grant of $100,000 to help fund the establishment of a Praise and Worship Arts Center. The project will involve a complete overhaul of the elementary chapel with a new roof, HVAC, stage, lighting, fixtures, furnishings and state-of-the-art audio/visual system. The center will house weekly chapels for the school and offer space for after school activities such as biblical dance, Davidic worship, visual arts, music and drama performances. Lori Asmus, Development Director, explains that, “The goal of the Praise and Worship…

  • Two New Science Labs Unveiled

    Funding for two science labs was secured in March 2013 from anonymous friends of the academy. The Elementary Science Lab was completely demolished and asbestos tile abated. New gas, electric and plumbing were routed to enhance the ability for students and teachers to perform experiments. New Sharp board technology was integrated. Paint, blinds, furniture and décor finished off the space. The High School Science Lab replaced the Library which was relocated to an appropriately sized space. New gas, electric, plumbing and ventilation was completed. An eye was station and two overhead hoods were installed. Cabinetry, seating and fixtures complemented the…

  • Summer 2013 Update

    Summer is no time for rest! We are taking advantage of the seven weeks school is out to complete many capital improvements including technology upgrades, construction of two new science labs and the shuffling around of classrooms to make room for new students. Since the campaign launched, over $1.55M has been raised towards a $4M goal. Over 125 donors have partnered with the academy to prepare minds and hearts to impact the world for Christ. Monies support enhancements focused within five areas of strategic growth: Christ-Centered Character Development, Academics, Athletics, Arts and Financial Strength. We are ever grateful to our…

  • MVCA Kicks Off Campaign

      Miami Valley Christian Academy welcomed over 350 supporters to the Pinecroft Mansion on September 22nd to kick off their “Living Our Faith, Launching Our Future” capital campaign. The evening was successful raising over $400,000 in pledges. Paul Schacht, P & G National Sales Manager and MVCA Campaign Chair, shared that the objectives of the campaign are to strengthen academics, build an athletic complex and fine arts facility, expand the Academy’s Bible-based character education and secure a strong financial future for the school. Ron Beshear, Northwestern Mutual Executive, served as emcee while Karen Forgus, Senior Vice President of Business Operations,…

  • Our Prayer for the Future

    Dear Heavenly Father, We come before you in prayer first to praise you and thank you for who you are; you are our creator, our healer and our provider, the giver of salvation and our strength and our peace. We thank you that you have given us the privilege and honor to be a part of such a wonderful place of ministry, MVCA. We thank you that you have created for us a place of great passion, great education, spiritual growth and an atmosphere full of love and character development that is missing in this world. MVCA is truly a…