Growing Requires Growing Pains

"Trials and tribulations tend to squeeze the artificiality out of us, leaving the essence of what we really are and clarifying what we really yearn for." —Neal A. Maxwell Last week, a friend told me of a difficult trial she is currently experiencing. As she sat, feeling the sorrow and weight of her situation, she said … Continue reading Growing Requires Growing Pains

Perspective Changes Everything

In the margin of my scriptures next to 1 Nephi 17:20, I have the word perspective written. In this verse, the brothers of Nephi are recounting what they have experienced. Through Laman and Lemuel's perspective, they say; And thou art like unto our father, led away by the foolish imaginations of his heart; yea, he hath led us … Continue reading Perspective Changes Everything