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Grateful Still

I am just sitting here thinking how grateful I am for the last few years and what the Lord has been doing with me to try to teach me.  And I am grateful God is patient and uses persuasion and … Continue reading

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Beautiful Symbolism

Some of the most beautiful and misunderstood symbolism illuminated: “this” and “that” Part 3 In a temple ceremony, a veil is used as a symbol to separate the initiate from the Lord. This is a symbol of the division between heaven and … Continue reading

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More Symbolism

Beautiful and extremely important symbolism discussed: “this” and “that” Part 2 Like the parables Christ taught, temple rites have always used symbols to use “this” act or performance in order to reveal truths about “that” which is eternal. Temples are … Continue reading

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Symbolism

Symbolism and symbols are vital to humans, I believe.  I have realized more and more that it is the way to learn many profound truths, even from just one symbol.  Jesus used symbols to teach profound truths. Some important points … Continue reading

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A Quote

The quote: “Although the Lord invites all to come to Him, only a few will accept the invitation to come. You may wonder why; but it is because men are unwilling to accept what is offered. They want authority in … Continue reading

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Saying some things: Race and the Priesthood

Those who know me have heard me open my mouth about some things already.  I have been writing some stuff on this blog that upsets people.  I am not super courageous, and pretty much every time I write something on … Continue reading

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How it began for me

I talked some in an earlier post about how I felt about Jesus and God from a young age, as far back as I can remember. But there was a huge event which changed my whole life, and I believe … Continue reading

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An aside and 2 Nephi 28:3

By chance, I was reading over a blog post again today about 2 Nephi 28:3, which I think I haven’t read in a few years.  It pertains to some things I have been thinking about, so I will link to … Continue reading

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Spiritual Accountability

I suppose it goes without saying that since this is my blog, these are just my thoughts and opinions.  But I also want to say that the more I learn, the more I realize that I don’t know much :). … Continue reading

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Easter and Resurrection Morning

An excerpt from the podcast, Resurrection Morning (podcast is linked below): “Roughly – a little over 2,000 years ago – something happened that changed the course of history. Christ was resurrected. We have in one generation of people a series … Continue reading

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