Values, Standards, Principles
By Jake Candler
Family is extremely important to me personally for many reasons. The main reason being that my parents and my sister are very supportive of me through even the most trying of times. I can count on them for advice to lead me in the right direction. By being able share triumphs and troubles with them, I form a seemingly inseparable bond of trust with them trust in them. It is essential in maintaining a healthy relationship with them that I do my best to reciprocate their support and love for me by cherishing them in even the little daily things that they do for me.
I feel that this standard is important because alcohol can be very harmful for a body that is still developing both mentally and physical. Alcohol can effect not only your life but your friends and other family members as well. For this reason it is important to exercise self control.
Respect and compassion is essential to any functional relationship. It also shows you cherish and care about them.
Being honest shows character and pride within yourself and supports what you stand for.
EffortPut forth best effort in all aspects of my life.
Service to Others
I believe part of being a well rounded human being is devoting time to help others in need of help.
Doing what you know is right even when know one is watching