Latter-day Saint

Living a Consecrated Life

I was very touched by the lesson scheduled for visiting teaching this month. I think that it was perfectly timed because I have been studying abundance and consecration in my […]

Abundance and Need

A couple of months ago, I decided to change how I read the scriptures. For years, I have plowed through the standard works chapter by chapter. After reading some talks […]

Looking Back: Summer 2017

If you are a regular reader, you have an idea of how my summer went. However, I want to take a moment to look back and see the lessons that […]

"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 […]

Finding My Purpose

Last week, I gave a short overview of what’s been going on for me personally over the first half of 2017. As part of the process of finding my new […]

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 […]

"A Few Stripes"?

Before I go on with my thoughts for the day, I would like to point you to a blog that I enjoy reading. These are the thoughts of another LDS […]

"Why We Cheat"

Sometimes, I succumb to the urge to click on random headlines that catch my interest. In this case, I think I was really hoping for more of a scientific answer, but […]

When the Poster Fails

So, last week when I said that I figured I was going to get in trouble for my blog post, I figured I would have people missing the point and […]