General Conference thoughts: Turn to the Lord

by Bishop W. Christopher Waddell

Another one that fit the ‘how to find peace today’ formula.  There are no new answers in any of them only reminders.  The only way to find peace in our world today is to seek Jesus Christ and focus on God. Continue reading


Why Bad Things Happen to Good People: a few thoughts

Why do bad things happen to good people?   Have you ever pondered this? Maybe the question has taken the more personal form for you. Maybe in the middle of the rainstorm you have cried, “Why me?” Or the more seasoned “What next?” I had the opportunity to contemplate these questions and I thought I would share my thoughts. Continue reading

The Good Stuff in 2016



madi-and-gpaThis year has been rough.  But I’ve mentioned that several times before.  Even I’m getting tired of hearing about the 1-2 punches this year has thrown at me.  It’s time to move on despite the fact there are still three more months with more tests coming my way I’m sure.  Let’s not talk about that right now.  I don’t want to appear ungrateful so this post is all about the good stuff 2016 has thrown my way.  There’s been plenty. Continue reading