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Faith

Choosing Joy

“[M]en are, that they might have joy.” (2 Nephi 2:25) Some people are born with a vision. They are called, by God or by privilege,

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Wonderful, Counsellor

“[A]nd his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, the mighty God, the everlasting Father, the Prince of Peace” (Isaiah 9:6). It’s Christmas time, and Isaiah’s words

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Faith in the Unseen

Our evening family devotional is brief and wiggly. Andy reads an illustrated scripture story and Lucy somersaults. Spirituality is plausible; somersaults are guaranteed. For one

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Restoration of Soul

Amulek, Zeezrom, Lamoni.* I LOVE these characters because each one was a far cry from holy. Amulek chose comfort over sacrifice (Alma 8), Zeezrom made

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Halfway

There is a detail of Jesus’ story that I love, I wonder, have you noticed?— Jesus saved us in the “meridian of time,” right smack

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Just Be Faithful

Yes, these are the last days and prophesies of harrowing events will come to pass. But we can live with faith even through the turmoil.

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2020: Approaching Uncertainty

January 1st. Usually, I love it. New Years Eve means clairvoyance; personal revelation. A tidy list on the front of the refrigerator. The satisfaction of

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Dealings in Doubt

“They had their doubts, yes. But their faith rose above those doubts. Their optimism rose above their fears.”  –Gordon B Hinckley This is a message

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An Interview with Grandma

Sometimes I’m overwhelmed by mothering. Bear in mind, I have TWO children. By her count, my Grandmother has ELEVEN children, fifty-six grandchildren, and fifty-seven great-grand-children

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