Darian, you have a strength, a resilience. Resilience is an ability to handle difficulty and challenges well. I see that you have been through a lot growing up: You have changed school so many times. You have had to start over and over, rebuilding friendships and circles of friends. Blessing: Overcoming change. Caution: Relationships are [...]

Message 10/13/2018

John 4:17 By this is love perfected with us, so that we may have confidence for the day of judgment, because as he is so also are we in this world. Luke 4:16 And he came to Nazareth, where he had been brought up. And as was his custom, he went to the synagogue on [...]

Things I learned

Let your bird sing. Dont trust them to be God God is omnicient revelatory Unconditional positive regard

Blessings of the Book of Mormon/Bible

Book of Mormon Infant Baptism End of the Law of Moses. The consequences of the Fall The power of the atonement in making this world what it is. Redeemed and Fallen. Continual promise of miracles. Definitive and universal nature of the resurrection The universal, expansive nature of Gods efforts among all people. Bible What effects [...]

Agency Talk

Modalities: Story History Scripture Pure Testimony Zig Zag Straight shoot Voices of Prophets Love Truth Freedom Accountability Radical Traditional Teach both Praise of the World Praise of the Righteous. Platitudes vs power Dead words vs Living Water God of Patience, Grace, Infinite Atonement vs Perfection, Control, Jesus loves cutters God is no respecter of person. [...]

2. Thou Shalt Have No Other Gods Before Me

I have had some time and insight since my last writing - immersing myself in friends that have become family, church, and reacquainting myself with his revelations and promises to me as an individual. In that time I have recommitted myself to Christ and He invited me to let go of a lot of my [...]

1. Dear Kiddos ;)

You're 11, 10, 7, and 5 right now. It has been several weeks since I decided I couldn't bear supporting the church and faith of my childhood financially or otherwise. It broke my heart and it was the last of a series of heartbreaks that your mother could take from me. I'm writing because there's [...]