Finding (Spiritual) Rest and Healing

My ward is humongous. Consequently, it's not often that I have the opportunity to give a talk. So that made it all the more amazing and tender-mercy-like to me when I was asked a couple of years ago to give a talk on Matthew 11:28–30 and a talk by Elder Nelson...

GOD4GVS

I recently went through a difficult spiritual slump. This type of struggle has been an on-and-off thing for me for much of my life. Although I have a burning testimony of the gospel, I sometimes slip into a mode where guilt, frustration, and inadequacy overwhelm...

How Are You?

When you ask that question, do you listen to the answer? As someone who struggles with some sometimes-discouraging health issues, I have learned a hard lesson: Not everyone really wants to know how I'm doing, even if they ask how I'm doing. With recent discussions on...

Harry Potter and Faith Obedience

Warning! Spoilers follow! If you haven't finished Harry Potter 7 and want no information about it, stop reading now. You have been warned. 🙂 God knows what we do not know and sees what we do not see. ? (President Howard W. Hunter, Ensign, Nov. 1987, 60.) Perhaps you...