gospel truths/ principles
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Two weeks ago a bishopric counselor asked me to prepare a talk for the upcoming Father’s Day sacrament meeting. Now, I’ve made no secret of the fact that I have some problems with our current (and past) discourse on gender, sex, and gender roles.
Two years ago my children and I memorized The Living Christ as a Christmas gift to my husband. It is now a wonderful addition to our Christmas and Easter celebrations. Gearing up for our annual celebration on The Family: A Proclamation to the World , I have created memorization cards to help my children memorize the Proclamation.
This will be short.
For Relief Society, I am creating Guided Scripture Journaling Pages each month in an effort to help us all get into the habit of scripture study and to get the gospel to those who don’t make it on Sundays.
When Peter asked the Lord "how oft shall my brother sin against me, and I forgive him?
Our Blue-Eyed Savior | Feminist Mormon Housewives Our Blue-Eyed Savior | angry activists with diapers to changeRecently, our up and coming blogger , Petunia, daughter of mfranti, asked this question:
Happy Mother’s day!
Among other issues, last week's blog post has brought into crystal clear focus the need for living prophets - today, more than ever before!
Since I had to take my oldest daughter to Utah yesterday and return to Carson City in time to speak in church tomorrow (a round trip of just over 1,100 miles in a total of 28 hours), I didn't write my normal weekend New Year's Resolution Post.
My focus this month for my New Year's Resolution posts is principles and ordinances.
[Cross-posted to In Medias Res ]
46 ¶Then there arose a reasoning among them, which of them should be greatest. 47 And Jesus, perceiving the thought of their heart, took a child, and set him by him, 48 And said unto them, Whosoever shall receive this child in my name receiveth me: and whosoever shall receive me receiveth him that sent me: for he that is least among you all, the same shall be great. (Luke 9:46-48)
In Mosiah 18 and Mosiah 25 we learn much about the proper organization and role of Christ’s church. Let’s set the context. An off-shoot of the Nephites were under the reign of a wicked man named Noah.
56 We've done this simple activity with our children for years to help them understand how the ten commandments help us "love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind. This is the first and great commandment. And the second is like unto it, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself.
Cry unto him in your houses, yea, over all your household, both morning, mid-day, and evening.