Category Revelation

But most importantly, it testifies of Jesus Christ!

I love snooping on my friends, and love even more when they they share their testimonies in little snippets. My sweet friend Jennie just finished reading the Doctrine and Covenants and put this on Facebook which has spurred me on to make my scriptural experiences the best experiences of my own life! This simple book […]

Seeking and receiving revelation

My Relief Society Presidency Secretary Elisabeth S. Weagel is someone I really look up to. Her scriptural knowledge and reverence for gospel principles inspires me a lot. I am grateful to be able to serve with her and learn from her gentle example. She sent me the talk she gave in church on Sunday, which […]

And the saints rejoiced in their redemption

At a YSA temple trip last weekend, I struggled to leave a strange, seemingly undefinable (albeit crushing) weight behind me as I served within hallowed walls. It almost took my crossing that threshold to realise how tightly I was wound. I certainly knew I needed that trip; I’d been looking forward to it, yearning for […]

Elliott & Ether

Yesterday Elliott and I were talking about conversion and faith. I like talking to E about these things because I like the way he sees the world. We often say in the Church, the gospel is “simple”- and even if we don’t believe it, if it’s feeling complicated and deep and difficult, being reminded that it really […]

Abi’s impression

I caught up with a new-old friend yesterday. Abi is a newish convert to the church and spent her summer in Nauvoo with good friends. She was gracious enough to share a sweet experience of personal revelation with me. I love that she shared her own journal with me, because reading it sounds just like […]