I think one of the most compelling reasons many of us do anything is because we don’t want to miss … Continue reading What are you missing out on?
I still remember when Elder David A. Bednar gave his talk on the enabling power of the Atonement of Jesus … Continue reading The ENABLING Power of Grace
So, you’re standing at the starting line for a half marathon. The shot is about to sound. Do you have … Continue reading Living with an Eye of Faith
I tend to feel guilty asking God to bless me when I’ve messed up that particular day. I feel unworthy … Continue reading God is Just: #whatgodislike from the story of Samson
If I was an investigator of the Jewish church, in Jesus time, and I had as my example Pharisees, Sadducees, … Continue reading The Gospel of Happiness, or Is it?
This blog post has a deceptive title. But, I can almost guarantee it’s not what you think. I challenge you … Continue reading What Does it Mean to be Active in the Church?
I have two very wise mothers. My own mother will often be heard to say, “We’re all a mess,” which … Continue reading We’re All a Mess and It’s OK
Doctrine: God may know our hearts, but we can’t know our own hearts or the true extent of our spiritual … Continue reading The God Box: The Power of Ritual
Doctrine: The Gospel is only impossible to us inasmuch as we refuse to have faith in it, refuse to believe … Continue reading The Gospel Only Seems Impossible IF…
Doctrine: Perfectionism is prideful, self-focused, and judgmental; it amplifies fear, creates failure, feeds despair, and ultimately discourages righteous intent and … Continue reading Perfectionism vs. Sanctification