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A Word From the Head


August 27, 2015

Convocation Chapel

Barry McBee, our Chairman of the Board at Regents, led today’s K-12 Convocation Chapel with the Invocation Prayer. Please consider regularly praying the words below over your children and over the community of Regents.
 – Rod
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Lord God Almighty, you who are pure and perfect, when we are not. 

You who are mighty, when we are weak. 

You who are eternal, when we are mortal. 

We come before you with praise and thanksgiving, for all that you are and all that you so graciously give to us.

Thank you for the life and the hope we have in you through your son Jesus Christ, our redeemer. 

Thank you for the help we have from you each day through your Holy Spirit walking with us. 

Thank you for this school and your hand that is upon it, now and in years past. 

For those who founded it – for those who have guided it – for those who labor here today to lead and to teach and to coach and to volunteer, all for the good of your people and for your glory. 

Thank you for each student and for each family, for the joy of a fun and restful summer, for the excitement of the return to the classroom and the performance space and the athletic field.

We ask for your blessings on Regents this year as we begin again to learn more about who you are, about the world you have created, about your hand in history, about your truths that are the foundation of all knowledge and understanding and wisdom. 

Bless, guide, guard and protect all who come to this beautiful campus you have generously given us. 

Bless each day, that we students and parents, faculty and staff, would use the time you give us here wisely and well. 

That in all things and in all ways we would live each moment Coram Deo, before your loving and gracious face. 

To love one another, to serve one another, to walk courageously beside one another, to lift one another up with kind and encouraging words, to pray for one another. 

All that in this place we would grow more awestruck by your majesty and glory, more grateful for your mercy and provision, closer to you, more in love with you, and more like Jesus, your son and our savior. 

In whose name we pray.  Amen.    

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Rod Gilbert
Head of School

B.S. Economics
M. Divinity, Mid Amer Sem
Ph.D. (candidate) S Baptist Sem
Interests: soccer, Alpine dairy goats

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