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Sometimes in life we find things that inspire us, uplift us, and give us new paths and ways of looking at things. Sometimes we see things that are terrible, horrors, nightmares, things that no one would wish to see in their darkest dreams. I find that sometimes you look at life and wonder just where things went wrong, and then look again and see the little things that are still so right with life. God does not want us to live in the dark, he does not want us to live in... Read More
In the most recent General Conference, Elder Wirthlin gave a talk titled, "Come What May and Love it." I loved this talk. It reminded me that life is not just to be endured, but enjoyed. There are so many trials and hurdles in life but we must not give up! In order to do this, we must be filled with hope. Hope that everything will work out right; hope that God is in control; hope in Christ's atonement. We must be happy, rely upon the Savior and make the most o... Read More
Finding the light
The darkness had fallen,
the sunlight was calling,
when it seemed that someone whispered my name.
I looked to the sky,
the storms were so high,
that it seemed that no hope here could tame.
There was wind all about,
the heart was in doubt,
Not a whisper of hope or of cheer.
When I saw a light,
still small and bright,
a star through the storm did appear.
If you look up, you'll see the light,
the smallest but brightest... Read More
Father blessed the land here that I stand on
Heaven reaches up to help me rise
I listen to the earth that is around me
and I wonder if I truly can be wise
I listen to the laughter of the children
I hear the sceams and torments of each war
I wonder at the actions of these people
and the deeds that shake me to my core
Both good and evil acts are all around us
both unimagined miracles and pain
Sometimes I see this earth and al... Read More
New beginnings every day. I looked out the window this morning and all is still and quiet for once. Oddly not many people are stirring in town just yet. It is still pretty early though. I keep running into walls it seems lately in the sense of life just keeps redirecting me, and I am not sure what is going on, or where it is leading me yet. Sometimes the path can get a bit confusing. I am trying to decide whether to move back to Gooding, or find a new place in Tw... Read More