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Learning Fearlessly

|Anne Wolfe, 18| I have been doing what most of the world has been doing. NOTHING! Out of sheer boredom, I was reading through one of my notebooks. This particular notebook was dedicated to writing down interesting facts, quotes,…

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…

War: What’s It Good For?

Today in our seminary class we had a lively discussion on combat, and the value of going to war. Most everyone was in agreement that fighting really serves no beneficial purpose, and there is nothing good that can come…

True Love, Important Questions, and: Why Seminary Matters

by Jenny Hutchins Whitcomb Once Upon A Time in 1961 a beautiful Simmons College nursing student named Priscilla fell in love and married a handsome young serviceman in the Navy whose name was Kenneth. Young Kenneth and Priscilla on…

We Lived In Heaven

Both of my grandmothers passed away before my twin sister and I were born. I was recently thinking about them, and I realized something so special that I felt like crying: Because my grandmas died before I came to…

What My iPhone Taught Me About Faith

There is a corner of my brain in charge of storing the memories I want to forget about, but can’t. Things like: a number of awkward first kisses, wetting the bed once when I was a senior in high school (an…

5 quotes on education and young women from prophets

  Gordon B. Hinckley Inspirational Thoughts, June 1999 “It is so important that you young men and you young women get all of the education that you can. The Lord has said very plainly that His people are to…