-participates in school and/or community service
-shows a positive attitude toward classmates, school and community
-displays an understanding and appreciation of civic responsibility
-POSSESS' STRENGTH OF CHARACTER AND THE COURAGE TO DO WHAT IS RIGHT
-promotes citizenship with their school or community through other activities.
I didn't really tear up until that 4th criteria.
We have had our struggles with her this year. You can read about one of them here. But she is also really incredible. And I sometimes forget that when, sometimes, all I can see is the bad. It is by the grace of God that these kids go out of this house everyday into the world and "posses strength of character and the courage to do what is right". Please pray with me that it continues as they get older!
|please excuse her yogurt lips and the red around her eyes (her friend did her makeup for her...)|