Julianna Goodman

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book I’ve read at Geneva has probably been Brave New World. Its purpose was to warn society from the danger of humanity being lulled and into false sense of security and passive obedience. It’s made me aware of how…

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Garrett Fritcher

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? I do not know if there is a correct answer for this question, but one book that had a strangely lasting impact on me is Red Storm Rising by Tom Clancy. It is not a deep or philosophic book at all as…

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Corban Fikes

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? “Censorship in Schools” by Victoria Sherrow surprised me at how much the freedom we think we have in America is threatened by un-assuming institutions. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? My favorite moment at Geneva is the time I’ve…

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Brooks Fessler

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? I would say the most influential book I have read is Silence. The expectation versus the reality of preaching the Gospel around the world portrayed in the book changed my perspective on ministry, and how we should go about it. What is…

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Alexa Elizondo

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? I really enjoyed the book “Silence”. It taught me to have a burning fire for Christ! Seeing all the tragic martyrdoms of people who had such a strong faith, really encouraged me not to take my freedom to worship Christ for granted.…

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Cassidy Egli

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? Probably Boethius’ Consolation of Philosophy because of the way it showed different outlooks on life. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? One of the funniest was when I was helping Nicolas with the Mr. Christmas pageant and he snapped one of…

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Sam Doran

What will you miss most when you leave Geneva? I will miss the soccer team and playing games with them the most. Who has influenced you most while at Geneva, How? Coach Wright influenced me the most while at Geneva because of her positive attitude and her ability to help us set and achieve goals. What does…

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Jacob Dishongh

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? Mere Christianity is the most influential book I have read at Geneva. It addressed many of my misconceptions about Christianity and strengthened my overall faith.  What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? Mr. Johnson is one of my favorite teachers,…

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Sarah Coultress

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book I have read at Geneva has to be The Consolation of Philosophy by Boethius. Reading and discussing this book resulted in a deep dive into different sins and how severely Boethius believed each sin to be measured. We…

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Sophie Cornelius

What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? When I passed out in the middle of Mr. Johnson’s class and hearing about how Mr. Johnson handled it is probably the funniest thing, he apparently just froze there and had no idea what to do and Tyler had to run and get the nurse…or being…

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Aidan Christal

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book I have read is Unbroken. It is a great story that shows perseverance and strength. It has many life lessons. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? My favorite moment at Geneva was the bus ride…

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Kathryn Chisholm

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The Giver because it shows that we should look at things at a view different than others. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? I peed my pants while performing color guard. I was in the middle of the field…

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Kaitlyn Cates

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? Get Out of Your Head taught me about the importance of our thoughts and how much our thought life really impacts us. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? Being in a fun student section of football games is one…

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Maggie Carraway

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book I’ve read other than the Bible, would have to be The Republic by Plato. The discussions throughout the book changed my views on justice and happiness in general. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? My…

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Zach Brunsvold

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? Silence. It showed me how Christians in other parts of the world have it so much worse than us, and also it asks us the question of how strong our faith really is. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva?…

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Lindsie Baggs

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? I enjoyed reading “Silence” because it helped me realize how lucky I am to be able to freely worship God without fear of punishment. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? My favorite moment at Geneva was when my sister…

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Sharon Abuzeid

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book I’ve read is probably Lord of the Flies. It’s been a while since I’ve read it but I really enjoyed it and it made me think a lot. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? My…

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Lauren Abell

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book I have ever read is Silence because it challenged how I viewed the world around me and taught me the importance of caring for others in whatever walk of life they may be in. What is your favorite…

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