Category Archives: Gospel

I am a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. It affects every aspect of my life. It means so much to me and I love sharing it with others.

Nearer My God to Thee

Categories: Gospel

Some hymns have always been favorites of mine. This is one of them. I love the connection with the story of Jacob from the Old Testament. I love the pleading in the music itself. And then BYU Vocal Point went and arranged it with Latin as well. Their version gives me chills every time. Keep reading

Faith to Overcome

Categories: Gospel, Infertility

Medicine did not help us overcome infertility. Children did not help us beat infertility. Infertility will always be with us, always be part of who we are. Faith helped me overcome infertility. Prayer helped us get through our struggles. Keep reading


Categories: Gospel

I’ve spent a lot of time the past couple of years trying to figure out how to teach my children to be reverent because I definitely want them to understand it is more than just being quiet. Sitting perfectly silent in church while giving your brother a death stare does not a reverent person make. Keep reading

And a little child shall lead them

Categories: Family, Gospel

Watching our daughter grow in the Gospel has been a wonderful reminder of just how much we adults over think things and complicate things, especially the beautiful simplicity of the Gospel. Keep reading

Cheerios and Repentance

Categories: Gospel

We all do things that we shouldn’t. Sometimes it’s just a fork we throw. Other times it’s an entire messy bowl of beans and rice. And we have to pick it up. But we are never left to do it alone. Keep reading

A Nativity for a 1-year-old

Categories: Folks, Gospel, How To, Quilting/Sewing/Knitting/Crafting

Iddo needed a wooden nativity set she could stack to her heart’s content. Some graphic help from Grandma, a little water colors, some colored pencils, and she’s all set. Keep reading

Tell me the stories of Jesus

Categories: Family, Gospel

Not counting that mysterious page in Leviticus, by the end of this year we will have read all of the standard works twice together. It’s made for some great discussions and a lot of laughs too. Keep reading