Browsing Tag

trials

Carest thou not?

|Emi B., 18, Utah| So I have like 20 “favorite scriptures” but Mark chapter 4 is definitely one of them!! This story is so meaningful to me. I first read it when I was going through a trial that…

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…

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…

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…

Grateful

“That ye contend no more against the Holy Ghost, but that ye receive it, and take upon you the name of Christ; that ye humble yourselves even to the dust, and worship God, in whatsoever place ye may be…

The Key to Getting Through Trials

Each of us will experience trials that seem unbearable. While I was recently feeling this way, I remembered a story I’d heard last month:   A boy was in the midst of an overwhelming trial and exclaimed, “I can’t…

“Burdened With a Load of Care”

This morning I woke up to a blanket of snow covering the flowers, leaves, and grass.  As I gazed at the plants, drooping under the weight of the wet snow, my thoughts immediately turned to lines from one of…