Milk First. Then Meat

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(Addendum to “Portion of the Word” post) I went to the temple yesterday and as I sat in the chapel waiting for my session I picked up a Bible and it opened up to Isaiah 28:9 and knew right away I needed to write this post: an addendum to what I wrote about in this “Portion of the Word” post. 9 ¶Whom shall he teach …

What Size Portion of the Word Do You Partake Of?

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While serving as an assistant to the Mission President I often had the opportunity to be his traveling companion as we would travel to zone conference in a neighboring cities. Our conversations were some of the most profoundly enlightening experiences of my life. We’d speak about the deeper doctrines of the gospel of Jesus Christ. I would sit in the passenger seat with my Triple …

Accessing the Rights of the Priesthood

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Today I’d like to talk about the “Rights of the Priesthood.” 34 Behold, there are many called, but few are chosen. And why are they not chosen? 35 Because their hearts are set so much upon the things of this world, and aspire to the honors of men, that they do not learn this one lesson— 36 That the rights of the priesthood are inseparably …

Infant Holy, Infant Lowly Set In Prison

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This brought me to tears.  I cannot begin to express my love for Lindon and our Savior. This video came close to the constant tender feelings I have for my son. A prison provides the gritty backdrop for this touching redemption story set to Mack Wilberg's cinematic arrangement of the Christmas classic "Infant Holy, Infant Lowly." Music is available on the album "Keep Christmas With ...