Archive for January, 2014

  • Mormon prayers

    Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

    Prayer is the means for us to communicate with God and Mormons pray a lot. On a typical week day, I say a personal prayer when I wake up, we have family prayer before breakfast, I say a prayer before I eat my lunch, we have another family prayer before dinner, and my husband and […]

  • The Godhead

    Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

    At the end of a Sunday School course when I was a youth, we had a competition between the boys and the girls to answer questions about what we’d learned in the Old Testament. I prided myself on listening and learning and knowing a lot about the gospel. Can you imagine that? We were beating […]

  • Will Sleeping Beauty see the light of day?

    Tuesday, January 14th, 2014

    I haven’t been inspired with an idea on writing about Mormons so I’m going to give an update on my Sleeping Beauty retelling. The working title is A Kiss and a Curse. I started writing this novel in 2007. That’s seven years ago. One of my daughters had a writing assignment for school to retell […]

  • Celebrity Mormons

    Tuesday, January 7th, 2014

    On New Year’s Eve, my daughters and son attended a dance held at one of our church buildings. Stake or area dances are a regular occurrence for our youth, ages 14-18. The atmosphere is fun and uplifting with contemporary songs, line dances, couple dances, and many chaperons. Shortly after they arrived at the dance, my […]