Saturday, November 26, 2011

Must See Videos

"It is the new drinking.  It's easy to get their hands on and they're dying."  
- Judge Linda Davis 41B District Court as she was interviewed on former Senator Alan Sanborn's show Outside Michigan Politics.

Parents, don't miss this video:

Example Alumni: Save the Date

During last year's December event, Example alumni Kyle Wangelin, and other esteemed Example alumni, voted Anna Kasper as the 2010 - 2011 Ugly Christmas Sweater Champion.  This year Anna and all the other Example alumni are invited back to Lutheran North on December 17 at 7:00 to help crown this year's champion.
Example's next activity takes place on December 17 at 7:00.  The cost is $3.00 and open to Lutheran North Students only.

Stay tuned for more details.  

The November event was a great time.  The video and recap is under construction and will be posted soon.  We collected seven boxes of donations to send to our military heroes.  Thank you for attending the event and thank you for supporting the service men and women of our armed forces.

Monday, November 14, 2011

Example's November Activity

Example's next activity is this Saturday, November 19 from 7:00 - 9:00 pm.  Yes, there will be great activities.  Yes, you will laugh and enjoy spending time with your friends.  Yes, there will be pizza, chips, Capri Suns, cookies and more. Yes, the cost is $3.00. 

There will also be an activity that is a bit different.  Example would like to write letters to the men and women serving our country in the armed forces.  We will write the letters during the event.  However, we would also like to collect donations that we can send our military heroes as a small gesture of thanks.  If you would like to show your appreciation please bring any of the following items:
  • Animal crackers - no frosting
  • Small packs of peanuts and sunflower seeds
  • Blueberry pie filling
  • Canned peaches
  • Car, hunting or sports magazines
  • Seasoning salt: Lawry's, Weber Grill seasonings
  • Pre-paid phone card
  • AA batteries
  • Gum, Skittles or Sweet Tarts for local kids
  • Beef Jerky/Slim Jims
  • Powdered energy drink like Gatorade
Example will box up the donations and send them to the troops via Mount Clemens Kiwanis Club. 

The Lord has blessed all our lives with grace, mercy, peace, hope and salvation through His son, our Savior, Jesus Christ.  This is one small way we can respond to the all the gifts that God has seen fit to give us. 
"Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In His great mercy he has given us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead." I Peter 1:3

If you have any questions e-mail Mr. Brandt,, or leave a message on his voice-mail at school (586-781-9151 Ext. 118) 

Friday, November 4, 2011

Marijuana 101: Clearing the Smoke

How dangerous is marijuana for your health?
What are the legal consequences of using and/or possessing marijuana?

Get the facts at Dakota High School on Wednesday, December 9

Dakota High School in conjunction with the Macomb County Sheriff's office and the Chippewa Valley Coalition for Youth and Families is hosting Family Night Out: Marijuana 101 - Clearing the smoke. The evening will reveal the myths and truths about marijuana use. The evening lasts from 6:30 - 8:30, includes a pizza dinner and there is no charge for admission.