MATTHEW RENFROE

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book I’ve read at Geneva is most likely Silence by Shusaku Endo. This book was an eye catcher from the first page and managed to keep my attention; if a book can do that for me, then I really…

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PAULINE RAHAL

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? My favorite book is The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton because it taught me that everyone, despite their stereotypes or social class, just wants to be happy. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? One of my favorite memories at Geneva…

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LILY RADIGAN

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The book that influenced me the most at Geneva was Silence. I was truly moved by reading the book and watching the movie in worldview class. It made me realize how real Christian persecution in other countries is. There are people suffering…

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HANNAH PRATT

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? Mere Christianity in Mr. Shelton’s Worldview class 100%. C.S. Lewis is extremely wise and the analogies he used to describe what it is like to truly be a Christian has changed the way that I view my faith. What is your favorite…

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HANNAH LEDOUX

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book I have read besides the Bible would have to be the Chronicles of Narnia book series. I loved reading those books in grammar school! I know they were a requirement but reading them never felt like homework. I…

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CHRISTOPHER LEBORNE

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book I’ve read was probably Dante’s Inferno. I had the most fun while reading it and I still remember a lot of the plot to this day. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? My favorite moment…

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KATHERINE LACY

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book that I’ve read besides the Bible is Mere Christianity because it has really helped me to understand my faith more deeply and to know how I should live that out better. What is your favorite or funniest moment…

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CORVIN JONAS

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The Giver is the most influential book I have read because it has many differences compared to our world, but it still has many things we can relate too. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? My favorite moment at…

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GRACIE JANSE

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book I have read has been Get Out of Your Head: Stopping the Spiral of Toxic Thoughts by Jennie Allen. This book has been something I read with a Bible study and has impacted my walk with Christ the…

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ALEX IYER

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? Silence by Shusaku Endo, mainly because it taught me that true devotion to Christ can never completely be forced away, despite oppression. No matter what happens, no one can change your heart. I also enjoyed reading the play Doctor Faustus in Junior year…

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HAYES HUTTON

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book that I have read is called Golf My Way by Jack Nicklaus because  it talks about how you don’t have to copy someone’s golf game to be good but to be good you have to find your own…

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GREY HERLIHY

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The most influential book I have read is The Iliad because it showed what a true hero is about. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? Funniest moment is when Brick ripped his pants at winter formal. What will you…

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QUINCIE HARTMAN

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? Nobody by Jennifer Lynn Barnes What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? One time in like 3rd grade I had to use the bathroom. And the old Grammar School bathroom had no windows. While I was going to the bathroom…

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QUENTIN HARTMAN

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? Silence. I like its portrayal of a more gray Christianity, where it is hard to tell what is right or wrong, and how not every Christian in the book is perfect. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? Middle school…

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LANA HARRISON

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? Brave New World was the most influential book I’ve read at Geneva. It takes a distorted view on life and reminds me how perfect God created us and the earth around us. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? Gracie,…

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ALEXA GEORGELOS

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? I found Silence by Shūsaku Endō to be an influential novel in my life because of the powerful themes of endurance through religious persecution and faithfulness even in God’s silence. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? Even though it…

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CODY LANE GEORGE

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The Book Thief. It showed what people went through in Germany during World War II and gives an example of what happens when people try to ban books. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? I didn’t really have any…

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JOHN HENRY FRIESENHAHN

What is the most influential book you have read besides the Bible? Why? The book Silence was very influential to me because it opened my view to how Christian missionaries are persecuted in other countries. What is your favorite or funniest moment at Geneva? My favorite moment I’ve had at Geneva is when we won…

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