Learn About The 1,600-Year-Old Advent Hymn We’re Singing At School

This Advent season, the children, faculty, and families of Redeemer Classical have frequently sung the hymn "Savior of the Nations, Come" in our daily morning matins services. Many of the children have nearly memorized it. In singing and memorizing, they are participating in nearly 2,000 years of Christian faith: The famous Ambrose, bishop of Milan, … Continue reading Learn About The 1,600-Year-Old Advent Hymn We’re Singing At School

How Regular Memorization Strengthens Your Brain

The Lutheran Schools Partnership here in Fort Wayne recently published a blog post discussing what many schools, including ours, call "memory work." At Redeemer Classical School, students memorize hymns, Bible verses, poetry, science and math facts, theology through the catechism, folk songs, geography, excerpts of famous historical documents and speeches such as the preamble to … Continue reading How Regular Memorization Strengthens Your Brain