Generic Definition

“showing cheerfulness or happiness”

Biblical Definition

“being content regardless of circumstances, realizing God has already provided for my present happiness”

Bible Verse

“Make a joyful noise to the Lord, all the earth! Serve the Lord with gladness! Come into his presence with singing!”

Psalms 100:1-2


  • Character Trait Report (pdf)
    • Intended to be used on a weekly basis.
    • Students describe how they put the character trait into practice.
    • Parent affirms, signs and dates the document.