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Jenny Whitcomb

Wait For It

|Jenny Whitcomb, Massachusetts| I remember one night in Medellin… my second area in Colombia. I was serving as a missionary alongside a competent and fun American from Utah. We were on a bus headed home. It had been a…

Changes

At the women’s session of general conference earlier this month, Young Women General President Sister Bonnie H. Cordon announced a new Young Women theme and changes to Young Women class organization and names. The new theme now reads: I…

Weekend Wisdom

I’m reading a book this week, called The Good Neighbor, The Life and Work of Fred Rogers. It opens with a quote that has stuck with me for days, so I’m sharing it with you and letting it stand…

Buckle Up!

A term we’re all familiar with, “Buckle up!” is usually associated with safe transportation, and involves latching a safety belt around the torso to prevent injury. As General Conference approaches, the same advice might apply as we spiritually prepare to…

Ye Shall Have Peace

Looking back at 2018 there were countless moments of stress, anxiety, physical pain, emotional breakdowns and many more unpleasant things, making it a hard year. Despite all of that, I have been able to recognize the purifying power of…

Harvest the Light

I was sitting in church last Sunday, sort of listening, sort of allowing my own thoughts to mix with the words of the Sacrament Meeting Speaker. Part way into her talk, she uttered a phrase that made me sit…

In Memory

Memorial Day in Boston is coming to an end. No matter where you live or what you ate or how you spent the day today, I hope you were able to take some time to think about the men…