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Jesus Christ: His Mission and Ministry (Second Edition)

Chapter 8: HAPPINESS


My philosophy for a happy life | Sam Berns | TEDxMidAtlantic

Film Focus: Sam Berns is a high school student who has the disease Progeria. He doesn’t let his disease drive his happiness.

Text Focus: Page 285

Discussion Questions:

  1. What are the three aspects of Sam’s philosophy of happiness?
  2. How does Sam illustrate the Beatitudes?
  3. If you had to endure a major illness, how do you think you would cope? How would calling on Jesus for help give you the graces needed to endure life?

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