Sunday morning it was announced that the church will be building a new temple in Saratoga Springs, Utah. Living in Lehi puts my family literally five minutes away from that young and thriving community. Needless to say, we are terribly excited for this sacred building to appear in our backyard. Through all the excitement however, … More A Temple in my Backyard
Throughout Jesus’ ministry, he often charged people to “tell no man” in regards to what had just been experienced. “And, behold, there came a leper and worshipped him, saying, Lord, if thou wilt, thou canst make me clean. And Jesus put forth his hand, and touched him, saying, I will; be thou clean. And immediately … More Respecting the Sacred
Conference has come and gone, and it’s time to review notes and read through the text and soak it all in. Each of us have talks that speak to us. Elder Robbins’ “Which Way Do You Face?” really stood out to me. There are so many way to relate this to our lives. Direction is … More Which Way Do You Face?
My wife and I attended a hockey game Friday night. It was my wife’s first time. After the first period, I went up to the concession stands to grab a pretzel and a soda. No, this isn’t a rant about the ridiculously high prices. These are thoughts I had today as I compared my surroundings … More Night and Day
A few months ago, I wrote a post-entitled “Why I Go to Church Every Sunday.” This could be viewed as a follow up or a relatable post. For members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, worshipping God in one of over 140 temples that currently dot the earth is quite different than … More Why I Attend the Temple