And They Remembered His Words

I’d like to discuss a short piece of advice. Something that we all can learn from. St. Luke, chapter 24, verse 8, reads in its entirety: “And they remembered his words.” In the verses before this, “they” were described as “perplexed thereabout” and “afraid.” They were certainly grief-stricken too at the sudden change in their … Read moreAnd They Remembered His Words

A Cause of Much Sorrow

This week in the news  President Obama has been participating in the “Summit on Countering Violent Extremism,” and the threat of terrorists extremist fighting in the name of Islam. He made a point that “if we are going to effectively isolate terrorists, if we’re going to address the challenge of their efforts to recruit our … Read moreA Cause of Much Sorrow

Why is Jesus Christ Important to Me and You?

A few weeks ago, I learned about a “differential” as I was reading a newspaper insert about automobiles. The writer to the advice column said that their mechanic had told them that their differential was off, and this was causing them problems with tire tread and brake pads. The writer wanted to know if he … Read moreWhy is Jesus Christ Important to Me and You?

The Word of God

Some observations about “the word of God” is quick and powerful (The Book of Mormon | Helaman 3:29) is sharper than a two-edged sword, to the dividing asunder of both joints and marrow (Doctrine and Covenants 11:2; 33:1) shall divide asunder all the cunning and the snares and the wiles of the devil (The Book of … Read moreThe Word of God

I Thank Him

I heard someone express a testimony by starting each sentence with “I thank Him…” The speaker only did this for a short few sentences, but I liked that style and wanted to try writing something like it myself. It was harder than I thought and I realized that I might never “finish” it. So here is … Read moreI Thank Him