Posted by KidSpirit Online on October 6, 2021

By Elías Viveros

Every one of us lives in a culture that is different, but I am practically sure that, between all of them, there is a common factor. Most people have a full life based on a series of routines.

My culture, the Paraguayan culture, does too . . . .

Posted by KidSpirit Online on September 15, 2021

By Lyla Rae Cheary

Change is the biggest

Change is the thing . . .

Posted by KidSpirit Online on September 1, 2021

By Adina Gerwin

On one of the first crisp fall mornings of seventh grade, as I walked into prayer at my Jewish Day School, I noticed strange leather boxes hanging off my friend's arm.

I saw a teacher showing the boy how to put them on . . .

Posted by KidSpirit Online on August 18, 2021

By Zayna Mian

With just 16 years to account for on this earth, I wondered if I was being presumptuous in attempting to tackle the question of what it means to have really lived. So, I turned to the lives of those in my immediate circle, such as family members, to gain insight into the key determinants of a meaningful existence.

As Julius Caesar once remarked . . .

Posted by KidSpirit Online on August 4, 2021

By Sebastian Hersey

A large part of a person’s worldview is made up of their religion (or lack thereof), or the religion of their family or community. I am a Christian, and I have grown up in a Christian family and attended a Christian school my entire life.

A topic that the Bible talks a lot about is power and influence . . . .

Posted by KidSpirit Online on July 14, 2021

By Emily Fan

Silence, as a noun, means the complete absence of sound. Thinking back, I have rarely been put into silence.

As social animals, we are always surrounded by people . . .

Posted by KidSpirit Online on June 23, 2021

By Mia Ginsberg

Have you ever thought about what it means to live?

We know the criteria to be alive . . .

Posted by KidSpirit Online on June 8, 2021

by Kavya Shah

Strength is an overrated term; no one truly understands what it means to be strong or resilient.

Strength is a multifaceted term, coined to account for physical and mental abilities, but . . .

Posted by KidSpirit Online on April 22, 2021

By Emilija Krysén

In a time of both justified and unjustified anxiety-ridden global panic, we often forget that our environment and surroundings can have profound impacts on our mental wellbeing.

Nature is an essential source . . .

Posted by KidSpirit Online on March 31, 2021

by Megan Kelleher

My first memory of my Catholic faith was not an out-of-body experience, an ethereal dream of God, or a sacred conversation with the Lord. My first memory of faith was Easter Sunday 2006 and involved big hats and ugly dresses.

I was four, clad in a white puffy dress with yellow sunflowers and . . .


About This Blog

Young people are brimming with vision and prophetic wisdom. This blog features 11- to 17-year-olds in deep and often surprising explorations of spiritual life. Their original writing and artwork was first published in KidSpirit, the sole spiritual magazine by and for global youth. Their words call us to approach eternal questions with wonder. More