Let it Flow, Let it Flow

Michael Claridge D&C 121:45, Michael 0 Comments

45 Let thy bowels also be full of charity towards all men, and to the household of faith, and let virtue garnish thy thoughts unceasingly; then shall thy confidence wax strong in the presence of God; and the doctrine of the priesthood shall distil upon thy soul as the dews from heaven. (D&C 121:45) I would like to dedicate several posts on PrisonTemple to this …

Keep Telling Yourself Rational Lies and Fluffy-Warm-Fuzzy Doctrines

Michael Claridge Michael 0 Comments

I pray that what I have to say today will be understood. I have contemplated for several months now how best to write about this subject, where it would have enough oomph to cause positive inspired change in the course of our lives. Unfortunately what I would like to discuss is something that rides very close to the surface, and many people’s feelings are tender …

Flying On Wings of an Eagle

Michael Claridge Michael 2 Comments

There’s an eagle in the Phoenix zoo that is just sitting on a large branch, but there is no cage or enclosure to keep him contained. Why doesn’t he just fly away? The answer is: he only has one wing. He is in the zoo because he was injured and lost a wing. In the wild he probably would have died. A bird with only …