I Usually Don’t Know it’s Revelation…

Personal revelation is a tricky thing. Too much of it and our agency may be infringed upon. Too little of it and we’re literally on our own, rudderless in a sense. Receiving direction from the heavens when needed in quite a blessing–a miracle in any sense of the word. The problem is, I’m not expert,Continue reading “I Usually Don’t Know it’s Revelation…”

Why I’m Cutting Joseph Smith Some Slack…

Let me start with a disclaimer: I believe Joseph Smith was called as a prophet of God. I believe he saw God the Father and Jesus the Christ in a grove of trees when he was a young man. I believe he was the instrument used to restore the fulness of the gospel of JesusContinue reading “Why I’m Cutting Joseph Smith Some Slack…”

Accomplishing Big Things With God’s Help…

I have two younger brothers who are currently serving as bishops. Our family spent the Thanksgiving holiday with the younger of the two and we had quite a discussion about his stake president. “President P” is one of those people who seems to be able to accomplish anything everything. He is almost larger-than-life. I’ve metContinue reading “Accomplishing Big Things With God’s Help…”