If Ye Are Prepared Ye Shall Not Fear

“You, my beloved sisters, know who you are and what God expects you to become. Your challenge is to bring all for whom you are responsible to a knowledge of this truth. The Relief Society of this, the Lord’s Church, can be the means to achieve such a goal.”

~Thomas S. Monson,

“If Ye Are Prepared Ye Shall Not Fear”


Family Stories-Tall Tales and All

We start out on our lives planning and dreaming about our future. The years move on, and before we know it, we’re no longer dreaming about the future – we’re trying to recall the past.

We had just enjoyed a meal with my brother, sisters and spouses, and had moved from the table to a cozy corner in one of the hotel’s lounges. Gathered round a blazing fire, and seated in comfy Continue reading Family Stories-Tall Tales and All

The Hands of the Fathers

“In that most burdensome moment of all human history, with blood appearing at every pore and an anguished cry upon His lips, Christ sought Him whom He had always sought—His Father. “Abba,” He cried, “Papa,” or from the lips of a younger child, “Daddy.”

—Jeffrey R. Holland, “The Hands of the Fathers