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Walk 35: Joyful Children

This weekend my sister and her husband were visiting, with their two young children – one aged five, the other almost three. I relish the role of being the fun uncle and treasure the time I get to spend with them – it can be tiring but its so rewarding. 285 more words


Writers are simple individuals who took their pens to boldly write what they have learned to help their readers understand themselves. Yet this very endeavor led these writers to be misunderstood by the readers they so dedicated their work for.

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Designed for freedom

I need to obey everything God teaches me in His word. How can I obey Him if I do not hear the word? How can I obey Him if I hear half the word He ministers? 283 more words


Lucky Man

This morning I woke up in the cool, Temp 52, Blue Ridge Mountains thinking about what a luck man I am.  I have been successful at pretty much everything I have ever done in my life, except marriage.   269 more words

Son of the Right Hand


Then they journeyed from Bethel. When they were still some distance from Ephrath, Rachel went into labor, and she had hard labor. And when her labor was at its hardest, the midwife said to her, “Do not fear, for you have another son.” And as her soul was departing (for she was dying), she called his name Ben-oni; but his father called him Benjamin. 467 more words

April 26th

2 Kings 22: 1Josiah was eight years old when he became king, and he reigned thirty-one years in Jerusalem; and his mother’s name was Jedidah the daughter of Adaiah of Bozkath. 2,494 more words

Following God

To my son

I take this from the Book of Mormon, yet the words are not only Alma’s they are mine:

My son, give ear to my words; for I swear unto you, that inasmuch as ye shall keep the commandments of God ye shall prosper in the land. 641 more words