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Ashley Bardsley

Knowing where you came from

I should first off admit that I didn’t ask my husbands permission to use this photo but I’m sure he wouldn’t mind. Last month we listened to his grandpa talk about their Scottish heritage. I was fascinated by the…

The Need to READ

I used to be a high school librarian. Along with shelving books and mending broken covers my favorite aspect of the job was helping students find books. Many times a student who claimed they didn’t like to read would…

Why do we need Personal Revelation?

Perhaps you have had this lesson already in your young women class–if you haven’t hopefully you will in the next week or two. While I was preparing to teach this lesson to the young women of the Amsterdam ward,…

Young Women are Needed!

It has been two weeks since General Conference April, 2018 occurred. Did you watch? Did you feel the Spirit so strong when President Russel M. Nelson was sustained as our prophet? The beauty of technology will allow you to…

Making Friends 101

First graders, middle schoolers, high schoolers, college kids and adults all have something in common. The need for friends. In high school I prided myself on having a few friends in several different groups. This made lunch time especially…

Book Review: The Hiding Place

I don’t even know where to start. First, I am a little upset that no one in my 31 years of life made me read this book. Maybe some of you in high school have or are going to…

The Prophet of Your Youth

When I was a freshman in high school President Gordon B. Hinckley gave his legendary “Beatitudes” talk. You may have heard about it..”Be Smart, Be Clean, Be True, Be Humble, Be Prayerful”. As a young Latter-day Saint girl just…