Tag Archives: Book of Mormon

M is for (Book of) Mormon

This isn’t a post about the Book of Mormon per se, as in “What is the Book of Mormon?” which you can read here, but rather, how the Book of Mormon has recently become a “thing” I do. Back in … Continue reading

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Men are that they might have joy 

In Church today one of the speakers (called up out of the audience of missionaries– they each are warned to have a talk prepared every Sunday, as they may be asked to speak) was a young sister from Poland, learning … Continue reading

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Word Mix-up, or crossed words at a tollbooth

  We moved across the country, traveling in two vehicles. We had a goal to give out 10 copies of the Book of Mormon along our route. It was my Honey’s turn…At a toll booth, along with the toll he handed the lady … Continue reading

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Abandoned

Becán is a Mayan fortified city which is now a ruin. Its unique attributes of a deep moat with high earthwork walls and tall towers match the descriptions of fortifications built by Captain Moroni in the Book of Mormon.  My early-morning religion … Continue reading

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Joy to the World

This weekend I found myself in a quiet, beautiful place, and was there for quite awhile with no one around, so I decided to take advantage of the circumstances and meditate. I focused on a swirl in the marble baseboard … Continue reading

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An apostolic promise

In class this morning we were discussing King Benjamin’s sermon on service. During the lesson I took out my ipad to pull up a quote and saw that husband (who had no idea what our lesson was on) had emailed … Continue reading

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A Natural Pairing

I really believe that the more you look for synchronicities, the more you find…as you can tell from my more frequent posts lately; it’s everywhere!! This morning in seminary my class president was late in arriving so I chose a random … Continue reading

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But the laborer…

But the laborer in Zion shall labor for Zion; for if they labor for money they shall perish. [2 Nephi 26:31] My “aha” moment as I studied for teaching the seminary students this week. I have been writing more gospel-related … Continue reading

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Happy Endings

Last week my daughter called me to “confess” that she messed up. She was upset that she didn’t follow through quick enough on a prompting to help someone. A woman in line at Panda Express in front of her had … Continue reading

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Who are your villagers?

We all know the phrase, “It takes a village to raise a child,” but have you ever applied it to your own experience? Who are the influential people in your life, past or present, who have shaped and influenced you? … Continue reading

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