It was my sixth grade year. I was sitting with a few of my friends at our end-of-the-year party, observing our new yearbooks. The book was packed with smiling faces of kids Pre K-8th, all of which represented a real person who went to our school. After we had looked at our own class, we … Continue reading What is Beauty?
I have spent an extensive amount of time demonstrating failure: broken promises, shallow friends, painted faces, and skin deep beauty. All of these point towards despair. If we can't find lasting joy in popularity with society or looking beautiful, then where can we find it? The answer can be stated in a single word: Jesus. … Continue reading What is Joy?
This age old question has stumped numerous scholars, scientists, and teachers, who search for an answer to no avail. Intelligence quotient tests have been run, percentage grades handed out in the classroom, and somehow those numbers are supposed to define our intelligence level. For an incomprehensible reason our culture finds a need to determine … Continue reading What is Intelligence?