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Principal of the Thing

Doug Bray

Elementary School Principal

Don’t forget the Buckles, Boots, and BBQ event on November 15.

You’ll enjoy a fun evening!

$10 gets you great food and some fun with school friends and families.


    Recently I was “taken to school” by some Elementary-aged siblings over lunch.  We were chatting and having a very enjoyable lunch when they began to talk about their family’s dinnertime routine.  What I heard made lunch even more enjoyable and I thought you should hear it too.   In their home, one person starts the evening meal conversation by telling; 1.       Two good things …


    Maturity in Speech   This year’s Speech Meet brought some great success stories.  Not all of those stories resulted in medals or accolades, but some did.  As Principal, I was am so proud of our students and the work they’ve done to pursue this difficult communication skill.  Here are some examples.   One young lady has a history of being so quiet that you’re …


    I am drawn toward Bible verses that I obviously don’t understand. The mystery is motivating and indicates to me that God has a valuable lesson for my personal benefit. One of my favorites is from I Thessalonians 5:17. Two words in the NIV:  “pray continually.” Oh sure, pray continually. It’s sometimes embarrassing to admit when I’ve prayed and when I haven’t – or to …