1 Nephi 17 – Wading

Lehi’s family had to wade through much affliction, like we do in our lives. Wading suggests work. You can’t skip through a sandy spot of deep water quickly, and we can’t get through trials as quick as we probably would like…but we can be strengthened so we aren’t sucked under the treacherous waves while we wade.

Blessings & Burdens

Have you ever looked at someone else and thought they had the perfect life? Maybe you’re sick…and they’re not. Or they have lots of money to buy cool toys…and you don’t. Or maybe they seem to be surrounded by friends…and you only have your pet bearded dragon to moan about the day’s drawbacks with at…

Book of Mormon Lessons

This year we have the wonderful opportunity to study the Book of Mormon in Gospel Doctrine. Of all the books in the world, this is my favorite book. It has brought me more peace and insight than any other book I’ve ever read. As I’ve reflected on some of the lessons I’ve learned by reading…