“And to others it is given to have faith to heal.” – Doctrine and Covenants 46:20
I’ve been wallowing a bit. My bishop asked me to serve in the nursery at church. He firmly believes a “precious little one” has the power to heal a broken heart. I have my doubts. Especially when one of the precious little ones told me she doesn’t like my hair cut and that I have a big belly. Precious. Continue reading
Oh, what is hope?
Hope is waiting for the rising sun
after a long, dark night. Continue reading
We were friends
there for each other
again and again
helping one another. Continue reading
You are stronger than today
so don’t let it knock you down.
But if you do fall
get up, stand up, adjust your crown. Continue reading
“The time has come,”
he announced today,
“for a change in jobs.
I must move away. Continue reading
“Here, hold this,” they said and gave me a stone.
But I couldn’t hold the stone while I swam in the sea so I chained it to my ankle.
The weight kept pulling me under and I couldn’t keep my head above water. Continue reading
I am an ox
called big and slow.
My job is to pull
and take them where they go. Continue reading
This is not the road
I would have chosen to walk.
It is wearing me out,
pushing all I have to the limit. Continue reading
“Look up,” she said,
“look at the light.”
I did look up
and oh, what a sight! Continue reading
Sustain: strengthen or support physically or mentally.
Drain: deprive of strength or vitality. Continue reading