General Conference thoughts: Just as He Did

I grew up with the idea to pattern my behavior and actions after Christ.  I understood that He is the perfect example and why not model my life after perfection? Did I ever expect to follow perfectly?  No, I don’t think so.  It just seems like a given that to be like Him is unattainable in this life.  But He is the perfect pattern to guide us. Continue reading


General Conference thoughts: Behold the Man!

by Elder Dieter F. Uchtdorf

Just before I read this conference address for my morning study, I read 1 Nephi 18.  Two words stuck out at me as I read Nephi: forget and remember.  Then I read this talk by Elder Uchtdorf and the thought occurred to me to “remember to behold the Man today.”  So when I offered my morning prayer I asked for help with this goal. Continue reading