Archive for June, 2017

  • My testimony of Joseph Smith so far: Line upon Line

    Sunday, June 25th, 2017

    I like to write and give talks. I like pondering the topic, formulating the ideas with inspiration, and presenting–although my knees always shake. I also, pridefully, like the positive feedback. And I like being dependable. When I was sixteen or seventeen years old, I arrived at church one Sunday to discover that my name was […]

  • Ode to the Locust Grove Ward: What’s in a ward?

    Monday, June 19th, 2017

    Our family became members of the Locust Grove Ward of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints when we moved into our first house in Meridian, July 1997. In the past twenty years we had three more children (for a total of five), moved into a different house (January 2002), had five bishops (Jim […]