I have learned a lot from God in the past couple of years. After going through an experience that shook my faith to the core, I realized just how weak it was. My faith was never made my own, it was the faith my parents had instilled in my because that's how I was raised. I never realized how important it was that my faith was made my own and that I needed to figure out where I stood with God and my morals. Read more about What God Has Been Teaching Me -- HS Senior >
Rational - Purpose
As senior leaders, it’s our job to shape school culture. Even though we have systems in place to support our students spiritually and academically, we believe some students may fall through the cracks, which should never happen at our school. Therefore, we propose a project that will engage our UW Class in the transformation of lives at Lynden Christian School.
Tasks and Schedule
Part I: The Happiness Project
Using a team of student leaders, we will commit each week to the following tasks: Read more about Happiness Project -- UW Senior English >
I was 10 years old when I discovered I was dumb. .A teacher pulled me asidel She didn’t deliver it in a way that was mean or hurtful, but her words have stuck with me for the rest of my life. Read more about Watch Your Words (A Redemption Story) - Graduate >
...I wanted to commend you on your recent assignment related to the bookTo Kill A Mockingbird. Four of your sophomores helped us (Project Hope) out distributing gifts for the Angels of Hope program during Christmas break, and then they returned to ask me questions related to an assignment you had given them and other groups in one of your class... Read more about Letter to a Teacher >
So you are a skeptic? I understand you have doubts and you are confused, it is human nature to have questions. You have doubts about the necessity of religion and the existence of God all together. Let me tell you something, you are missing out on something good. Religion holds the explanation to many of the doubts you are having. Many atheists have the same doubts you are having at this very moment. Read more about Letter to a Skeptic -- HS Senior* >
Done in Senior Honors English in response to issues raised in Timothy Keller's Making Sense of God.
Don't you ever feel like there's a greater purpose to our existence? That we're not just here going through the motions until we die? The problem is that many people think this way, and live out meaningless lives without any understanding or any real purpose in life. Christianity is the key to understanding our existence, and will give us a sense of purpose in life and in afterlife. Read more about Letter to a Skeptic -- HS Senior* >