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Grade 8 Graduates Celebrate with Service

Written on June 11th, 2013

 

[caption id=”attachment_138” align=”aligncenter” width=”348”]Grade 8 students from Timothy Christian School in Barrie pose with a Christian Horizon resident after completing a day of volunteering at his home. Grade 8 students from Timothy Christian School in Barrie pose with a Christian Horizon resident after completing a day of volunteering at his home.[/caption]

Students from Timothy Christian School’s Grade 8 graduating class recently volunteered at two homes operated by Christian Horizons, a ministry supporting people who an intellectual disability. Students cleaned, painted and worked around the yard.

“This is a way for the Grade 8 students to ‘leave their blessing on the community’ before they leave Timothy Christian School,” states a school press release.

‘There are so many great life lessons that students took away from this project but the most important one is that we can make a difference in the world by how we serve others,” says principal Rod Berg.