Were the Fish Biting? My “Come, Follow Me” Moment

Were the Fish Biting? My “Come, Follow Me” Moment

A few Sundays ago, a youth speaker posed a question that kept me thinking the rest of the afternoon. “When the apostles threw down their nets to follow the Savior, were the fish biting?” The answer to that question gives meaning to the story. Were they having a bad...
Deep Stretches

Deep Stretches

For a short time while I was growing up, I wanted to be a physical therapist. Later, while recovering from a knee surgery, I learned that part of their job is somewhat akin to torturing people. (I instead became a pharmacist so I can give people medicine to feel...
Be Not Offended

Be Not Offended

There has been a recent media maelstrom about the LDS Church’s new policy regarding children living with a parent in a same sex relationship.  (In short, it states that children living in a house with a same sex couple cannot become members of the church and/or...
In His Time

In His Time

*This is just an excerpt out of my scripture journal so the formatting/tone is a little different than a usual post.*   I’ve been studying a bit about Nephi’s faith and his willingness to follow the commandments of God.  Nephi’s response was the famous, “I...