faith

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 […]

"The Price I Paid"

When I tried to write this post yesterday, I froze. I spent the rest of the day thinking about why the post was so hard for me to write, and […]

Time for a Change

The month of May marked the end of a 16-year teaching career. There were a lot of factors involved, but I will spare you all of the details. At the […]

Why do You Call Me Lord?

A year or two ago, I began going back through the old conference addresses that the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints hosts on its website. Essentially, I added […]

Walking the Talk

This is a post that has been a long time in coming. I’m still surprised at how I got here, and I have no clear idea of where I’m going […]

But There's No Net

Life definitely holds twists, turns, and surprises. I’ve always known that I am a high-stress individual. “Overachiever” and “Workaholic” actually tend to sound like compliments to me. My husband finally […]

Cleaving unto Christ

Recently, I was reading in the book of Jacob, chapter 6, verse 5: Wherefore, my beloved brethren, I beseech of you in words of soberness that ye would repent, and […]

De-Stressing Counterintuitively

Over the past couple of months, I’ve had to wrestle with the realization that stress may cause me to lose running — one of my favorite ways to de-stress! The […]

How Can There Be A God?

This is a question that I see more and more frequently these days. I get it — I’ve been there. I’ve felt like I was so abandoned that either there […]