I opened my package of Starbursts and saw this little pink guy. He was all squished and mushed. But he was a pink guy so… Continue reading
What you see is what you get with me. I am who I am. Not perfect but…me. Continue reading
I am a piece
one little piece of many.
Put us together
we can be quite pretty. Continue reading
by Elder Brian K. Taylor
In the Disney cartoon Sleeping Beauty, three fairies bestow gifts upon a newborn child to help and benefit her during her life. I have thought about the three gifts that the fairies chose to give the child deeming them as blessings. In the end, I have to disagree with the three gifts the fairies share. The only useful one is the last one to counteract the spell the child was placed under. If I were to have a child, what gifts or talents would I want that child to possess? Continue reading
by Elder Jeffrey R. Holland
This belonged to one of the major themes I picked up on the last conference. A conference watcher usually picks up on themes needed most in his or her life. This was no different. Continue reading
If I had known a few months ago when I wrote this how many spoofs from this song would be born – I probably would have gone a different route. But I didn’t. Here is part of our camp skit (not performed by me) set to the tune of (what else?) Let It Go from Frozen (sorry, you are probably tired of the song by now).
Here I am searching for answers tonight
she said they will come to me
but I have to do my part first
so I’ll try it out and see
The river from the east
flowed down the countryside.
Born of a spring, I am clean
It takes work
to provide water for all in sight.
The animals drink from me
I give of myself freely.
I try to do the right.
by Harold B. Lee
I dug into the archives and found the very first conference talk that occured in my lifetime. It’s interesting because this is the topic or subject matter I feel most impressed to share with the young women I work with. How can I help them understand who they are? Anyone who truly understands that he or she is a child of God can rise above the challenges thrown at him or her. Knowing this, well, knowing this makes all the difference.