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Cheerfulness as Resourcefulness (Alma 17:31)

I have to admit that when I think of “cheerfulness” I often conjure this really cheesy – cheerleader-y image in my mind. (No offense to you cheerleaders. 713 more words


Fully Awake

Full text – Luke 9:28-36

“28Now about eight days after these sayings he took with him Peter and John and James and went up on the mountain to pray. 352 more words


Nursed with the Word

After reading a quote from our beloved Papa Bene yesterday I was inspired to write this poem…

Plant the seed of the Word

                      into me… 58 more words


Lord, teach us to pray

Just after the shootings in Orlando, Bishop Mark Webb called us to prayer. He didn’t need to do that; surely we’ve been praying hard. Like the proverbial widow at the door of the unjust judge, we’ve knocked on God’s door till our knuckles bleed, and the shootings continue. 1,084 more words


Parenting is Hard

Parenting can take many forms: the traditional nuclear family living together, single parents, parenting children outside the family, step-parenting, grandparenting, and other ways a person impacts the life of a child. 291 more words

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