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OLO Teacher of the Session

Congratulations to our Teacher of the Session for Spring 1, Debbie Schneider

Mrs. Schneider teaches Theology with us and is an amazing teacher who goes above and beyond for her students. Mrs. Schneider has been with us for many years and is an excellent teacher and example for her students. Debbie is organized, follows teacher protocol, meets teacher expectations, and is encouraging and loving to her students.
 
Thank you Debbie for all you do for Orange Lutheran and our online department!
Chris Anderson - Orange, CA
Health

Favorite Verse
1 Corinthians 9:24 (NLT) “Don’t you realize that in a race everyone runs, but only one person gets the prize? So run to win!”
Teresa Barthel - Kenosha, WI
Geometry & Algebra

Favorite Verse
2 Corinthians 5:15 "He died for all that those who live should no longer live for themselves, but for Him who died for them and was raised again."
Carrie Belden - Stowe, VT
Social Studies

Favorite Verse
Proverbs 3:6 Seek his will in all you do, and he will show you which path to take.
Julie Boburka - Orange, CA
Theology & Health

Favorite Verse
Ephesians 2:8-9 "For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith—and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift of God— 9 not by works, so that no one can boast."
Elizabeth Bohren - Oakdale, MN
Health & Theology

Favorite Verse
Matthew 28:20 "And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age."
Janet Booker - Maggie Valley, NC
Health & Theology

Favorite Verse
1 Peter 5:7 "Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you."
Kristi Bowers - Yorba Linda, CA
English, Sports & Activities, Nutrition, Foundations of Fitness

Favorite Verse
Jeremiah 29:11 "For I know the plans I have for you' , declares the Lord, 'plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future."
Jennifer Brenner - Tustin, CA
Health, History, Sports & Theology

Favorite Verse
Ephesians 4:2 "Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love." 
Jason Brush - Beaumont, CA
Math

Favorite Verse
Proverbs 2:6 “For the Lord gives wisdom; from His mouth come knowledge and understanding." 
Jake Burnett - Anaheim Hills, CA
Health

Favorite Verse
Philippians 4:13 "I can do all things through Him who strengthens me."
Taylor Carrera - Irvine, CA
Art History, Video Game/Multimedia Design & Digital Photo

Favorite Verse
Philippians 4:13 "I can do all this through him who gives me strength."

Laura Cashen - Houston, TX
History

Favorite Verse
Psalm 34:8 "Taste and see that the Lord is good; blessed is the one who takes refuge in him."
Paula Cassidy - Cedarburg, WI
Health & Fitness

Favorite Verse
Jeremiah 29:11 "For I know the plans I have for you declares the Lord. Plans to prosper you and not to harm you. Plans to give you hope and a future."
Kathy Christensen - Orange, CA
Health

Favorite Verse
Jeremiah 29:11 For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future."
Patrick Craig - Moreno Valley, CA
Economics

Favorite Verse
Matthew 22:36-40 “'Teacher, which is the greatest commandment in the Law?' Jesus replied: ‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’ 
Tracie Douglas - Avon, IN
Spanish

Favorite Verse
Galatians 2:20 "I have been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me. And the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me."
Jennifer Duitsman - Lincoln, NE
Theology & English

Favorite Verse
Micah 6:8: "He has told you O man, what is good. What does the Lord require of you? To act justly, love mercy, and walk humbly with your God."
Dennis Equitz - Orange, CA
Government & Econ

Favorite Verse
Jeremiah 29:11 "For I know the plans I have for you," declares the LORD, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future."
Dr. Kaymarie Tyrell-Ferguson - Patterson, NJ
Accounting

Favorite Verse
Philippians 4:13 "I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me."
Sharon Forkner - Ventura County, CA
English & Writing

Favorite Verse
Psalm 23:3 "He restoreth my soul: he leadeth me in the paths of righteousness for his name's sake."
Nancy Gowen - Waipahu, HI
Theology

Favorite Verse
Matt 28:20b "And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age."
Sharon Grey - West Milford, NJ
Health

Favorite Verse
Psalms 119:105 "Thy Word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path."
Laura Hartke - Orchard Park, NY
Theology

Favorite Verse
Isaiah 43:4 "You are precious in my eyes, and honored, and I love you."
Jennifer Jennings - Yucca Valley, CA
Theology

Favorite Verse
Psalm 46:1 "God is our refuge and strength, an ever present help in trouble."
Matt Jennings - Yucca Valley, CA
Theology

Favorite Verse
Revelation 2:10b "Be faithful unto death, and I will give you the crown of life."
Julie Keeley - Grand Island, NE
Theology

Favorite Verse
Philippians 1:3-6  I thank my God every time I remember you. In all my prayers for all of you, I always pray with joy because of your partnership in the gospel from the first dayuntil now, being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus.
Suzanne Kessler - Harker Heights, TX
Spanish

Favorite Verse
Psalm 46:10 "Be Still and know that I am God!"
Alexander Klenz - Las Vegas, NV
Spanish

Favorite Verse
Phil 3:7-8 "But whatever gain I had, I counted as loss for the sake of Christ. Indeed I count everything as loss because of the surpassing worth of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord. For his sake I have suffered the loss of all things and count them as rubbish, in order that I may gain Christ."
Paul Kollmorgen - Muskego, WI
Spanish 2

Favorite Verse
Psalm 46:1 "God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble."
Brenna Kress - Orange, CA
Health & Psychology

Favorite Verse
Jeremiah 29:11 "For I know the plans I have for you declares the Lord. Plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you a hope and a future."
Jeff Kroemer - Spring, TX
Algebra

Favorite Verse
Micah 6:8 "Act justly, love mercy, walk humbly with your God."
Rosa Avalos-Lopez - Yorba Linda, CA
Spanish

Favorite Verse
Colossians 1:16 "For in him all things were created: things in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or powers or rulers or authorities; all things have been created through him and for him."
Emma Lurker - Lake Forest, CA
Algebra

Favorite Verse
1 Corinthians 12:9 "But he said to me, "My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness."
Lindsey Meyer - Springboro, OH
Finite Math & Pre-Calculus

Favorite Verse
1 Peter 4:8 "Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers over a multitude of sins."
Kristen Mildenberger - Lakewood, CO
Government, Business Law, History & Econ

Favorite Verse
Romans 6:23 "For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord."
Megan Miller - Irvine, CA
Digital Photography 1 & 2
 
Favorite Verse
Joshua 1:9 "Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go."
Kyle Mittskus - Glendora, CA
English & Writing Experience

Favorite Verse
Proverbs 18:10 "The name of the Lord is a strong tower; the righteous run into it and are safe."
Lisa Molitor - Orange, CA
Communications, Health & Multimedia

Favorite Verse
Psalms: 139, 7-10 "Where can I go from your Spirit? Where can I flee from your presence? If I go up to the heavens, you are there; if I make my bed in the depths, you are there. If I rise on the wings of the dawn, if I settle on the far side of the sea, even there your hand will guide me, your right hand will hold me fast.
Michael Nielsen - Fisher, MN
Theology

Favorite Verse
Romans 1:16 "I am not ashamed of the Gospel for it is the power of God for the salvation of all who believe, first for the Jew and then for the Gentile." 
Dr. Marci Nuoffer - Las Vegas, NV
Theology

Favorite Verse
Joshua 1:9 "Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be frightened, and do not be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go."
Randall Pekari - South Windsor, CT
Apologetics & Theology

Favorite Verse
Ephesians 3:20-21 "Now to him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to his power that is at work within us, 21 to him be glory in the church and in Christ Jesus throughout all generations, for ever and ever! Amen."
Matt Pothoff - Orange, CA
Math

Favorite Verse
Psalm 90:14 Satisfy us each morning with your unfailing love, so we may sing for joy to the end of our lives.
Michelle Potts - Abilene, TX
Theology

Favorite Verse
Matthew 9:35-36 "And Jesus went throughout all the cities and villages, teaching in their synagogues and proclaiming the gospel of the kingdom and healing every disease and every affliction. When he saw the crowds, he had compassion for them, because they were harassed and helpless, like sheep without a shepherd."
Kristin Quezada - Boynton Beach, FL
Health, Science & PE

Favorite Verse
John 16:33 "I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world."
Kelly Rasmussen - South Windsor, CT
History

Favorite Verse
Hebrews 12:2 Let us fix our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy set before him endured the cross, scorning its shame, and sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.
Kendra Rueckert - St. Peters, MO
Theology

Favorite Verse
Lamentations 3:22-23 "Because of the Lord’s great love we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail. They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness."
Lauren Schaidt - Macomb, MI
Spanish

Favorite Verse
John 16:33: “I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.”
Debbie Schneider - Sheboygan, WI
Theology & Health

Favorite Verse
John 14:27 "Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your hearts be troubled, neither let them be afraid."
Sally Schwarz - Las Vegas, NV
Mathematics

Favorite Verse
Philippians 1:6 "And I am certain that God, who began the good work within you, will continue his work until it is finally finished on the day when Christ Jesus returns."
Elizabeth Sheplay - Manchester, England
Health

Favorite Verse
Isaiah 43
Dr. Katie Smith - Canton, GA
Geometry


Favorite Verse
Matthew 7:7 "Ask and it shall be given unto you; seek and you shall find; knock and the door shall be opened unto you."
Jeanette Singer - Spring, TX
Theology

Favorite Verse
Philippians 3:13-14 Brothers and sisters, I do not consider myself yet to have taken hold of it. But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, 14 I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.
Tetsuya Sugita - Grand Island, NE
Music Appreciation

Favorite Verse
Psalm 100:1-2 "Shout for joy to the Lord, all the earth. Worship the Lord with gladness; come before Him with joyful songs."
Kathryn Voight - Orange, CA
English, Writing & PE

Favorite Verse
Psalm 19:14 "May the words of my mouth always find favour, and the whispering of my heart, in your presence, Yahweh, my rock, my redeemer."
Courtney Wagner - Buffalo, NY
Math

Favorite Verse
Proverbs 31:25 "She is clothed with strength and dignity; she can laugh at the days to come. She speaks of wisdom, and faithful instruction is on her tongue."
Terri Wecht - West Milford, NJ
English & World Literature

Favorite Verse
1 Thessalonians 5:11 "Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you are doing."
Amber Wilkinson - Nashville, TN
Spanish

Favorite Verse
Philippians 4:13 "I can do all things through Him who strengthens me."
Jennifer Woodrow - Salem, OR
Chemistry, Biology, Astronomy & Geology

Favorite Verse
Mark 12:30 "Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength." 
Wuping Xi - Houston, TX
Chinese

Favorite Verse
Romans 8:28 "And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose."

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Founded in 1973, Orange Lutheran High School, is a comprehensive private Christian co-educational college preparatory high school, grades 9-12, that exists to help students internalize the gospel message of salvation in Christ Jesus. The culture and climate of Orange Lutheran is based on caring relationships that strengthen our community as a Lancer Family. High standards of excellence coupled with a warm, energetic atmosphere create a safe, nurturing environment where students can thrive, as they discover and develop their unique gifts, talents, and passions.