Generic Definition

“complying with an order, request, or law or submission to another's authority”

Biblical Definition

“complying with God's commands and instructions and with every authority He has placed over my life”

Bible Verse

“Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. 'Honor your father and mother' (this is the first commandment with a promise), 3 'that it may go well with you and that you may live long in the land.'”

Ephesians 6:1-3


  • 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.