I've been thinking about sifting and what it means. Until recently I had thought it was removing the undesirable parts (aka people) from the church. So I was looking at the people who I thought weren't choosing the correct things or weren't living the way God would want them to live. Basicly I was being … Continue reading The Sifting
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2 Kings 5:1-14
I noticed something interesting this week in the story of Elisha healing Naaman who was a mighty warrior and also a leper. I think it's important to read the story. Go ahead and then we'll chat about it. 1 Now Naaman, captain of the host of the king of Syria, was a great man with his master, … Continue reading 2 Kings 5:1-14
What sticks out to you in this passage? 66 ¶ From that time many of his adisciples went back, and bwalked no more with him. 67 Then said Jesus unto the twelve, Will ye also go away? 68 Then Simon Peter answered him, Lord, to whom shall we go? thou hast the awords of eternal life. 69 And awe believe and are sure that thou art that Christ, the bSon of the … Continue reading John 6:66-71
When is the Last Time you were Stirred UP?
First, I want to say that I'm excited for 2022. I'm excited because that is a year we will be studying the Old Testament in all of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. I know this year is only hlfway over but I'm looking forward to having a deeper understanding of the … Continue reading When is the Last Time you were Stirred UP?
In October General Conference of 2018 President Nelson spoke to the women of the church about participating in gathering Isreal. To do that he offered 4 invitations. The first invitation was to fast for 10 days from Social Media. here are his exact words: First, I invite you to participate in a 10-day fast from … Continue reading Social Media
Do You Have Faith?
I've been thinking about the temple recommend interview questions. I actually think about them a lot. The temple recommend interview questions are what help me in my life to choose the better part. They really are simple questions but if you take some time and really do some soul searching they can help you see … Continue reading Do You Have Faith?
Nevertheless, I do not know the meaning of all things.
I've been struggling a little recently. Well, maybe for about 6 months. I have some questions that there don't seem to be answers for. It's bothering me because I want to know what's going to happen. Not tomorrow but, you know, in the end. I'm a goal setter. I know how to set goals and … Continue reading Nevertheless, I do not know the meaning of all things.
It's funny how this word has been popping up so often in my scripture study this year. I mean the word has been there all along but I just started noticing it. And I'm thrilled. Story time. A long time ago somebody said to me something like, "In this church we don't aspire to callings." … Continue reading Desire
A friend of mine told me about an experience she had with the Spirit. She was given some instruction while she rocked her baby to sleep. I won't give the private details but she felt soft hearted and thought of ways she could accomplish what was being asked of her and she felt good about … Continue reading Reminders
“If we let ourselves, we shall always be waiting for some distraction or other to end before we can really get down to our work. The only people who achieve much are those who want knowledge so badly that they seek it while the conditions are still unfavorable. Favorable conditions never come.” C.S. Lewis It's funny that I came across this … Continue reading Don’t Wait