The Parable of the Donated Clothes


The Parable Mary's husband was unexpectedly deployed to Iraq. With six children ranging from 2 to 11 years old, her ward stepped in to help her out as much as possible in her

The Parable of the Donated Clothes2018-09-17T21:52:13-08:00

Three Thursday Favorites


September 14, 2017 Some Thoughts on Grace I saw this quote from Brad Wilcox: “Jesus walked on the water, but mortality was not designed to enable us to walk on water. It was designed

Three Thursday Favorites2017-09-13T21:47:43-08:00

On Being Made Whole


Reach for the Savior The other day just after closing my "official" morning prayer, my gaze lifted to this picture on my dresser. It's by the talented Liz Lemon Swindle. In it, we

On Being Made Whole2017-08-16T20:44:13-08:00

When Complaining Isn’t Enough


Complaints vs Questions Part of my (not-so-) glamorous job is to help clients with one of their software applications they use on a daily basis to log their work projects and time. Sometimes

When Complaining Isn’t Enough2017-08-07T22:10:44-08:00

Puzzle Pieces of a Beautiful Life


Life Is a Puzzle Sometimes life feels like a giant puzzle. Remember puzzles? A jillion cardboard pieces  come in a box with a pretty picture on the cover. They seem to have no

Puzzle Pieces of a Beautiful Life2017-07-31T19:05:39-08:00

The Voice of the Shepherd


Different Voices There are a lot of different voices we have the option of listening to. Some are loud, others soft. There are words of truth, or "alternate facts." There is no shortage

The Voice of the Shepherd2017-07-17T21:58:07-08:00

I Got 99 Problems


Don't Pity Me. Really. Please Don't. (The following isn’t because I’m seeking pity or even sympathy. It’s merely explanatory, to give you context.)  Being a single woman is not easy. I’m not saying

I Got 99 Problems2017-07-12T08:56:55-08:00

A Future Only God Could See For You


Women and Education A Future Only God Could See For You God knows your future, and knows the end from the beginning. Do you? Are you actively pursuing your divine mission? Run -

A Future Only God Could See For You2017-07-12T17:03:36-08:00