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Courage Over Fear

Recently, there have been big changes in our church. Beginning in January, we will only have two hours of church. The prophet has asked that we refrain from calling ourselves “Mormons” or “LDS”. As youth, we were asked to…

The Book of Mormon

My family just finished reading the Book of Mormon together. We have read it a couple of times before, but it is always exciting to finish a book. Not only that, this year in seminary we have been studying…

Sunshine in Your Heart

It was gray and rainy this morning where I live. We had to duck and cover as we sprinted from the parked car to the church doors. Partway through the church service, we sang: “You can live a happy…

Is Not This Real?

The Book of Mormon contains a promise in Moroni 10:3-5, which is if you receive and ponder its teachings in your heart, then pray sincerely to know whether it is true, the Holy Ghost will testify of its truth…

Personal Revelation is for YOU!

As a seminary teacher, I spend my mornings with teenagers who are on the cusp of the most important decisions of their lives. Seniors in high school who, as we near the end of this school year, are facing…

Peace From Your Patriarchal Blessing

Recently, I received my patriarchal blessing. It was a very special, spiritual experience, and I would like to share a little bit about it with you.   In preparation for receiving my patriarchal blessing, I learned more about what…

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…