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This website is OUR STORY from the past few years related to our Challenges and Blessings.

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Will Ye Also Go Away?

The following are notes from my journal that have helped me. For the full audio Click Here.   At the of the Bread of Life Sermon the disciples are upset because some of the things Jesus has said go against their traditions in John 6. (60) This is an hard saying; who can hear it? Jesus then says:  […]

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Direct to the Source

A talk I gave in church Jan 1, 2017 that I want to save for my children. I pray the Holy Spirit will be with me today and that I’ll say the things HF (Heavenly Father) wants me to say. Every Christmas Hiedi has to wait till I’m out of the home so she can […]

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Powers of Heaven

The following are notes from my journal that have helped me. For the full audio Click Here. The brethren are really concerned with the loss of members in the church. Moroni chapter 6:4  4 And after they had been received unto baptism, and were wrought upon and cleansed by the power of the Holy Ghost, […]

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Laughter chases away the devil

Wow! The following is a profound experience that Enzio Buche had (Yearning for the Living God, by F. Enzio Busche, pp. 270-72) with casting out an evil spirit. He was the first German to become a general authority. I have a photo with him that I will upload later from when I served a mission […]

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Receive a Fulness

I have learned so much lately that I wanted to share. These are foundational principles that have helped everything else make more sense to me. For the full audio Click Here. The following are notes from my journal: You can’t worship properly what you don’t know. In the King Follett Sermon, given April 2, 1844 […]

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The King Follett Sermon

From my Journal: I was listening to some audio the other day and it talked about The King Follett Sermon so I looked it up on lds.org and Wow! What a profound profound document from Joseph Smith. I can almost sense his frustration and he’s in a sense calling everyone on. I get the impression […]

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Telestial World

First let’s look at it scientifically. Watch the following video. Alpha Centauri is the closest galaxy to ours and is located 4.3 light years away. It would take the space shuttle 159,960 years to reach this galaxy.  Scientists estimate there are over 500 billion galaxies like ours in space. The following are notes from my journal that […]

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Parable of the Advanced Placement Student

I used to feel like I was on this island of seeking further “Light and Knowledge“. I could only see two groups. Rigid rule followers. The mud flingers looking for an excuse. My good friend Mike Stroud showed me the following parable about the advanced placement student that paints a perfect picture of how I sometimes […]

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Unearned Increment

When King Benjamin was speaking to the people. They all prostrated themselves on the ground and cried out to God because they became aware of their nothingness. They Realized that everything comes from God and that they were lower than the dust of the earth. “O how great is the nothingness of the children of […]

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Work we Must, but the Lunch is Free

My good friend Mike Stroud told me about an amazing paper written by Hugh Nibley April 20, 1982 titled: Work we Must, but the Lunch is Free I felt the spirit really strong and tears came to my eyes when I read the story about the two Employers. This is the answer I’ve been searching for […]

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