I’ve been reading a book recently titled "Moving in His Majesty & Power" by Neal A. Maxwell. It is a compilation of a few thoughts he had prior to his passing in 2004. One of the chapters is called "Conversion". In the chapter he says some things that really catch my attention, especially in regard […]
Archives for December 2008
Service: The Opposite of Selfishness
In my last study I read about selfishness. I’ve thought a lot about how that effects a family and relationships. Hopefully Becky doesn’t read this because it will reveal some of my “Christmas Secrets”. Service is a way to show selflessness. Selflessness is the opposite of selfishness; selflessness is a synonym with charity; charity is the pure love of Christ. Therefore, I feel service is the opposite of selfishness.
The Arms of Safety
By coming humbly and fully repentant to sacrament meeting and worthily partaking of the sacrament, we may feel those arms [of safety] again and again. I’m preparing to share this lesson with my Home Teaching families today and thought it was really interesting how the Lord works. Yesterday and today haven’t been the best days […]
My Goals Starting Today
Goals: Go to Bed with Becky every night Read something uplifting every morning, even if it’s just small Find something to write about on AtonementToday.com every day, 1st thing I do in the morning at work What do I really want to accomplish in this life? "Ask and it shall be given…" Serve multiple missions […]