Every four years we study the Old Testament during Sunday School in church. It’s a chance to refocus on stories in the book and discover ways the lessons in that book of scripture apply to our lives today. This is an opportunity to learn and progress. However, it’s amazing the human race has been going at the same life lessons over and over again. Traditions and customs may change but human nature tends to run the same cycle. One such example is found in Numbers 22-24. There is a sensational aspect of a talking donkey that tends to take the spotlight so I’m not going to mention it. Instead, I’m going to focus on Balaam the prophet of God who happened to be a fence sitter. That is the lesson here. Continue reading
A façade creates
Trying to cause
I believe we all have the ability to process the world around us and interpret beauty into it. We all translate it different though so beautiful is subjective. That’s why we all need to share. Continue reading
by Elder Taylor G. Godoy
A popular theme today: live life like it’s your last or even the overused YOLO. But this flips it from inward hedonistic seekers to outward altruistic souls. Leaving the day better than you found it. Continue reading
I decided I wanted to walk a 5k this summer. Truth be told, I really want a shirt showing that I walked a 5k. The feat doesn’t matter if I don’t have the memento to prove it. And yes, I’m keeping my expectation low enough so that I can accomplish it. I am content to walk not run 3.10686 miles. Continue reading
Letting go of goal
is no easy thing.
But hanging on
too tight is tiring. Continue reading
Not much to say with this one. I am built for lazy summer afternoon days. That’s why summer is my favorite.
by Elder David A. Bednar
The word meek has been given a bad rap. It now implies all those things this day and age is against. Things like quietness, timidity, shyness. But it actually isn’t that at all. And it is not a bad quality to acquire along the way either. Continue reading
If you haven’t seen Avengers: Infinity War by now I’m going to assume you couldn’t care less if I throw out some spoilers right now. If you do mind and you just haven’t gone to it yet then read the previous post. Continue reading
I’m trying to sleep.
Sleep must come, it must come now.
But it won’t come
when there are noises soft but loud. Continue reading