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Individual Worth

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…

The Enemy of Excellence

A while ago, I came across this insightful quote from Elder Kevin W. Pearson:   “Average is the enemy of excellence, and average commitment will prevent you from enduring to the end.”   The context of this quote referred…

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…

Meet Maya and Gabie Gonzalez!

Gabie Gonzalez is a bright-eyed 14 year old who loves to hang out with her friends, and says that family is everything. It’s clear that she looks up to her parents, and especially values the example of her mother,…

BE YOU

For the last six months, my 4-year-old has been fascinated with squids. We read squid books, look at every single squid image posted on Google, and draw squids constantly. He even has asked for a squid birthday party and squid birthday cake. Why squids?…

Individual Beauty

~Post and photo by Becca, age 15 Recently I had a dream. This dream was long and very odd, but at the end, I found myself in a long tunnel watching three girls follow three other girls in the…

City of Stars (and Circles)

I was humming “City of Stars” and thinking about what to write for this article when I suddenly remembered a book I hadn’t read in a long time – You Are Special by Max Lucado.   Have you read…