Jumping Off Diving Boards And Other Implied Doctrines In The Gospel of Jesus Christ

Michael Claridge Michael 0 Comments

There are many times within the scriptures that you will find that the Lord does not paint the entire picture. He may use broad strokes that cover an entire swath of doctrinal canvas. For example, He never says one single word about the use of drugs in the Word of Wisdom, but nevertheless it’s certainly implied within its doctrine. Drugs are one of those oh …

We Write The Weightier Matters

Michael Claridge Lindon, Michael 0 Comments

Today I would like to share with you one of the Golden Plates I sent Lindon on February 17, 2015. Most, if not all, the letters I wrote Lindon were filled with the “weightier matters” of life. I followed Elder Dallin H. Oaks example and wrote often of them and not the “lesser matters.” For some reason I have always felt like the “weightier matters” …

Our Own Golden Plates

Michael Claridge Lindon, Michael 2 Comments

While Lindon was in the Cabarrus County Jail during the trial process I made the commitment to write him every day. I created a 6’x9’ postcard that I could send him every day. I asked my father if he had in card stock I could use. He happened to have a ream of light yellow card stock, and gave me a stack of it to …