As a Ministry of the Uniting Church, The Lakes College provides a foundation for the development of Christian values, where students can experience the benefits of a supportive Christ-centred community. Our ministry enhances the development of Christian identity and ethics through a program of Christian education, worship, pastoral care and service.
Christian education at The Lakes College is viewed as the nurture, growth, and enhancement of a lived faith. In a Uniting Church school, Spiritual Development encompasses intentional processes where students are guided in ways of living their Christian faith. This includes daily Devotions, which are conducted by the Classroom or Pastoral Care teacher, weekly Chapel Services which are attended by all students, and weekly Religious education lessons which are offered by the College Chaplain or Religious Education Teacher in consultation with the Chaplain.
Our College faith community attempts to express its belief in the God of love revealed in Jesus Christ by
We provide opportunities for students and staff members to develop their spirituality which involves:
Each member of the College community shares in the responsibility of actively participating through worship, witness and service and takes every opportunity to encourage our students in their spiritual development. Our College has a strong foundation in these areas which continues to grow from strength to strength.