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For Grandma

Tuesday, April 7th, 2009

We love you Grandma!

Updated Conference Packet for April

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009

April 2009 Conference Packet
Thanks again to Genny at Color of the sky in my World for another great Conference packet. Thank you again for your hard work and for sharing your talents so freely.
My family is looking forward to conference, and the kids are looking forward to matching the apostles.  Happy listening this Conference Season!!

Surprise Missionary Moment

Thursday, July 31st, 2008

I had just wrapped two wedding gifts.  I sat staring at the the package, contemplating the pressing question of whether a silver bow really looked good on a silver package, when my door bell rang.  I tried a green, metallic bow next to the silver one and then went to answer the door.
Standing at my […]

Sharing the Gospel Requires Practice

Sunday, April 27th, 2008

This week I followed my own advice and gave out several copies of the March 2008 Ensign, Special Edition on Jesus Christ. I gave one to my daughter’s gymnastics teacher and another to my brother-in-law and his new wife. I have never been on a mission, and I have never been very comfortable […]

Teaching our Children to Define Themselves by their Testimony

Sunday, April 6th, 2008

Elder Dallin H. Oaks, of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, spoke about the importance of a personal testimony of Jesus Christ in General Conference on Saturday. He said:
Our children should also hear us bear our testimonies frequently. We should also strengthen our children by encouraging them to define themselves by their growing testimonies, […]

A New Calling, A New Challenge

Monday, March 24th, 2008

This Sunday I was called to be the Relief Society Chorister. The problem is that I don’t know very much about music. Oh I know how to lead some of the songs and I’m not afraid to fake it if I have to. But I’m usually better at following the piano than setting the time […]

Recognizing the Lord’s Fingerprints

Thursday, March 20th, 2008

Recognizing the hand of the Lord in our lives can sometimes be difficult, especially when our lives are busy with school, seminary, church activities, sports, friends and family. At times, you may feel that “blessings from the Lord” is not a phrase that describes any part of your day. A sister in my institute class […]