The WRAF Ministry of the Week is The Barnes Academy.
The Barnes Academy is a private Christian-based school with grades K-12. The mission of Barnes Academy is to educate the whole student within a Christian context of spiritual, social, mental and physical development. As a ministry of God, they exist to help students cultivate a relationship with Him through Jesus Christ, to discover and encourage their gifts and to inspire each student to realize his or her full potential in serving God in spirit and in truth. Barnes Academy builds up, encourages and to equips each student to become educated Christian leaders, both in present living and in future vocations. The Barnes Academy is a school that promotes high academic and moral standards where creativity is valued, positive faith is practiced, positive attitudes developed and where Christian values are nurtured. It is a school where presentation skills are emphasized along with the arts, both visual and performing. It is also a school where every teacher, staff member, volunteer and student practices positive Christian morals. Barnes Academy is a school where love abounds, self-esteem is nurtured, grace is found and where Jesus Christ is honored as Lord and Savior. They're not just a school, They're a ministry to students and their families.
The Barnes Academy is located at 154 Hart Service Road in Hartwell, Ga. They can be reached at 706-377-3856.