Generic Definition

“to come to a determination; make up one's mind; determine”

Biblical Definition

“Firm determination to follow God's will and persevere through challenges with faith and courage.”

Bible Verse

“I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.”

Philippians 3:14

Notable Quotes

Tony Robbins

American author
“It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives. It's what we do consistently.”

Abraham Lincoln

“Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.”

Leonardo da Vinci

“Every obstacle yields to stern resolve.”


  • 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.