31 07, 2016

Mosaic: A Music Camp for Children

2017-03-28T14:56:41-05:00July 31st, 2016|All blogs, We Tell Our Stories|Comments Off on Mosaic: A Music Camp for Children

by Faith Ayers Last week was our first Mosaic Music Camp, an outreach program of the Children’s and Fine Arts Ministries at the Gethsemane Campus. Over thirty K-5th grade children from all over the Gulfton/Sharpstown area came to this week-long program. We had no idea what to expect, but we had a hope that we could create a space where children could discover their musical abilities in a safe, fun, and loving place at a minimal cost to their families. God did that in a big way. He made a way for us to give our children a quality [...]

22 05, 2016

When Music Leads to Flourishing

2017-03-28T14:57:20-05:00May 22nd, 2016|All blogs, We Tell Our Stories|Comments Off on When Music Leads to Flourishing

Yellowstone Academy’s mission is to provide a high quality faith-based education exclusively to students from economically disadvantaged families that will prepare them for academic success in high school, college, and beyond. It is a Houston community where every child, regardless of their economic means, receives an education that cultivates their intellect, nourishes their spirit, and empowers them to create a fulfilling future. Their community flourishes when the teachers are able to realize the potential of all children. Barney Smith, co-founder of British a capella group, Voces8, one of the most versatile and best loved vocal ensembles has experienced Yellowstone [...]

3 04, 2016

He Will Provide

2017-03-28T14:57:44-05:00April 3rd, 2016|All blogs, We Tell Our Stories|Comments Off on He Will Provide

by Patrick Long-Quian When I started senior year in high school, the number one thing people told me was to get my college applications finished early. I tried, but that just didn’t happen. The stress started piling up; the stress of deciding what I was going to do for the rest of my life at the age of 18, the stress of how I was going to pay for this monumental step in my education and life. In the fall of 2015 my voice teacher told me that someone from a music school was coming to Houston for [...]