The Liberty of Opportunity

This week I received an email in my in-box from my dear friend’s son who is serving a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He first served in Africa and now is serving in Indiana. He entitled his email, “The Liberty of Opportunity”. I was so incredible touched by his perspectiveContinue reading “The Liberty of Opportunity”

Your Personal Search for Happiness

President Henry B. Erying started his conference talk in October 2019 saying, “I have prayed for the power to help you in your personal search for happiness.” How amazing is that? We received a talk from him that day that will help guide us in our personal search for happiness! As I read his talkContinue reading “Your Personal Search for Happiness”

How to Gain an Unbreakable Faith in Christ

You know the end of the Book of Mormon when Moroni is all alone? And he says… “And I, Moroni, will not deny the Christ; wherefore, I wander whithersoever I can for the safety of mine own life.” He gives this statement after mentioning that the Lamenites are putting everyone to death who will not denyContinue reading “How to Gain an Unbreakable Faith in Christ”

Who You Really Are

One of the greatest daily battles I fight is to remind myself who I am. To not let the voices of dark and doubt overshadow the voices of LIGHT and TRUTH. Today I wanted to share some powerful quotes by President Spencer W. Kimball, who was prophet for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-dayContinue reading “Who You Really Are”

3 Ways to Strengthen Your Roots of Faith

Have you ever thought of how it must feel to be a little seed trying to sprout, pushing up through the ground, trying with all it’s might to fulfill it’s purpose? I am sure that it is HARD! That it is painful. That it is exhausting. I feel like that sometimes as I am tryingContinue reading “3 Ways to Strengthen Your Roots of Faith”

Blessed in Abundance

Earlier this week on Instagram I shared this scripture and thought: Nephi’s family made it to the promised land. They explored. The planted ALL their seeds- because that’s what they were commanded to do. They did something that made them exercise faith! They didn’t save a few seeds in case the first ones failed. TheyContinue reading “Blessed in Abundance”

He will carry us

Have you ever tried to carry a child while hiking up or down a mountain? I have. And in this picture, I look like I’m doing fine right? But actually, I had just fallen down…note the dirt all over. Because I was carrying this sleeping child, I wasn’t able to see the ground and steppedContinue reading “He will carry us”

Be With Me

Are you a Star Wars fan? Well, in my family, we love Star Wars, we’re not crazy fans, but we do watch every movie at some point. We just recently watched Rise of Skywalker. I know it’s not for everyone, but one part of this movie really touched me. Rey just had most of herContinue reading “Be With Me”

Trusting God Daily

As I was pondering what to share today, I was checking my email. There was an email from BYU speeches with the link to not only a speech, but this amazing video from Elder D. Todd Christofferson sharing a personal challenge, and animated by a student at BYU, Erin M. Ladd. It made me cry.Continue reading “Trusting God Daily”

7 Simple Actions to Increase the Love of God in your Life

Challenges and trials can knock us off our feet. We can feel numb to the world, to our spouse, our children, our church, and our jobs. Sometimes we feel like we are living our life in slow motion or everything seems like a blur. I definitely have felt this way many times in my life–Continue reading “7 Simple Actions to Increase the Love of God in your Life”