Blessings Upon the Class of 2018
Categories: General
Posted: 6/12/2018

Read by Dave McCune at Whitefield's Commencement ceremony on May 19

Class of 2018, GOOD MORNING!

Congratulations - you are almost there. It is with great joy I stand before you today. As my first freshman class, you will always have a special place in my heart. It has been an absolute...

Authentic Christianity Lived out Loud
Categories: General
Posted: 4/27/2018

Written by Vicki Simms

Whenever my students ask to sing “The Honeycomb Song” (Psalm 19:7-10), I am reminded of what sets Whitefield apart – biblical worldview woven throughout everything we do here. What a privilege it is to use my time, talents, and treasure to promote the idea behind Whitefield’s formation...

What Is Our Vision of the Good Life?
Categories: General
Posted: 2/26/2018

Written by Nathan Stevens
  “An education, then, is a constellation of practices, rituals, and routines that inculcates a particular vision of the good life by inscribing or infusing that vision into the heart (the gut) by means of material, embodied practices” (27). - James K.A. Smith in "Desiring the Kingdom"
James Smith’s thoughts...