I Met Jesus

Last night I met Jesus. Allow me to clarify: I dreamt of Jesus. I have read numerous accounts of individuals who have had Jesus administer to them, and I do not consider this receiving my Calling and Election or the Second Comforter, but it is worth sharing. The setting is a place I do not … More I Met Jesus

Be Not Afraid, Only Believe — In What?

Discussion with my mission friend has continued. After reading my previous post, he suggested that I read Be Not Afraid, Only Believe by President Dieter F. Uchtdorf. President Uchtdorf begins by talking about the Old Testament prophet, Daniel. He described Babylon and how Daniel was taken into Babylon and exposed to their philosophies and beliefs but … More Be Not Afraid, Only Believe — In What?

Self Talk

After two hours of raising questions and considering answers alone in the barracks, I reached this final question: “But how do I know there even is a God? After all, there may not even be a God, and life may not have any real meaning.” In response to which came this final thought: Who do you think … More Self Talk

A Parable

There once lived a man of great influence. One day, he sent his servants to select three men that they might inherit all that he had. The first man selected was a scholar, the second was a clergyman and the third was a commoner. The only thing he asked of them was to meet him at … More A Parable