𝗡𝗲𝘄 𝗙𝗮𝗰𝘂𝗹𝘁𝘆 - 𝐌𝐫. 𝗝𝗲𝗿𝗲𝗺𝘆 𝗘𝗹𝗹𝘀𝘄𝗼𝗿𝘁𝗵
Meet Mr. Ellsworth. He started teaching welding at FVL during the second quarter.
𝗪𝗵𝗮𝘁 𝗮𝗿𝗲 𝘀𝗼𝗺𝗲 𝗼𝗳 𝘆𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝗶𝗻𝘁𝗲𝗿𝗲𝘀𝘁𝘀 𝗼𝗿 𝗵𝗼𝗯𝗯𝗶𝗲𝘀?
Spending time with my family, weightlifting, and playing video games
𝗪𝗵𝗮𝘁 𝗶𝘀 𝗼𝗻𝗲 𝗼𝗳 𝘆𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝗵𝗶𝗱𝗱𝗲𝗻 𝘁𝗮𝗹𝗲𝗻𝘁𝘀?
I am in the 1,000lb club (the 3 big lifts combined bench, squat, and deadlift)
𝗛𝗼𝘄 𝗱𝗼 𝘆𝗼𝘂 𝗸𝗲𝗲𝗽 𝘁𝗵𝗶𝗻𝗴𝘀 𝗳𝗿𝗲𝘀𝗵? [𝗽𝗮𝗿𝘁𝗶𝗰𝘂𝗹𝗮𝗿𝗹𝘆 𝗴𝗼𝗼𝗱 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝘀𝗲𝗮𝘀𝗼𝗻𝗲𝗱 𝘁𝗲𝗮𝗰𝗵𝗲𝗿𝘀]
When working with youth apprentices I would always challenge them to weld something new—try a different process that they haven't tried yet or just simply different weld positions they don't normally do.
𝗜𝗳 𝘆𝗼𝘂 𝗰𝗼𝘂𝗹𝗱 𝗽𝗮𝘀𝘀 𝗼𝗻 𝗮𝗻𝘆 𝘄𝗶𝘀𝗱𝗼𝗺 𝘁𝗼 𝘆𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝘀𝘁𝘂𝗱𝗲𝗻𝘁𝘀, 𝘄𝗵𝗮𝘁 𝘄𝗼𝘂𝗹𝗱 𝘆𝗼𝘂 𝘀𝗵𝗮𝗿𝗲? Never say never. I was adamant that after high school I would never set foot in another school again. I have returned to school three times for various degrees and journeyman cards. I am also now teaching in a high school. The LORD has a plan for everyone.
𝗪𝗵𝗮𝘁 𝗶𝘀 𝘆𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝗳𝗮𝘃𝗼𝗿𝗶𝘁𝗲 𝗺𝗼𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁 𝘁𝗲𝗮𝗰𝗵𝗶𝗻𝗴/𝗰𝗼𝗮𝗰𝗵𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗮𝘁 𝗙𝗩𝗟?
Watching things click into place once a youth apprentice understands the process that they're learning.
𝗪𝗵𝗮𝘁 𝗶𝘀 𝘆𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝗳𝗮𝘃𝗼𝗿𝗶𝘁𝗲 𝗕𝗶𝗯𝗹𝗲 𝘃𝗲𝗿𝘀𝗲?
"As for me and my household, we will serve the Lord.”
Let's welcome Mr. Ellsworth and his family to FVL!