Obedience and blessings

I’m 1/3 of the way through my church class, and this past week we studied the connection between obedience and blessings. I’m completely on board with that one! My husband […]

The Lianhona, Faith, and Expectations

I’ve started taking one of the church’s self-reliance classes. I’m finding it incredibly challenging. In the middle of all the other things that I’m doing, I’m struggling to pass the […]

I Thought that Wound Had Healed

Sometimes, life just catches us off-guard and blindsides us with the unexpected. It doesn’t even have to be a big event if it hits the right spot — like an […]

How Would You Live Differently?

How would you live differently if You truly understood that this life is the time to prepare to meet God? You recognized all of the blessings that the Lord has placed in […]

Science, Thinking, and Religion

I’ve posted thoughts about our culture’s emphasis on scientific findings. I’ve even alluded to an old Star Trek episode where an alien asks Captain Janeway if she believes that science […]


    I consider myself to be rather conservative in my practice of my faith. My personal motto is pretty much “stand with the prophets.” My personal experiences have convinced […]

Unfulfilled Prophecy

Yes, I am that nerd that will go back and read “classic” talks (over five years old) and search through the words of ancient and modern prophets on different topics […]

Our Unsung Songs

Perhaps one of the hardest things I try to do as I blog is to describe how a talk has moved me deeply and meant so much to me. The […]

Overcoming the World

One of the things I love most about the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is knowing through the witness of the Holy Spirit that the church is being […]