Our move to Olympia

Our move to Olympia was a long drawn-out affair, unlike our move to Albuquerque 3 years ago. Of course, when we moved into Darrell and Roleen Rasband's home at the end of August, 2018, we knew we'd be leaving by the end of October, 2019 because that's when they were returning from their mission in … Continue reading Our move to Olympia

My 40th Anniversary

Today is an important anniversary for me. It was exactly 40 years ago today that I was baptized and became a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. It was indeed a memorable and exciting day for me. After 3 years and several sets of missionaries, I had finally been able … Continue reading My 40th Anniversary

Sacrament Meeting Talk – Receiving revelation (preparing for conference) 

I prepared this talk for the Los Lunas Ward, Los Lunas Stake, but because I was left with less then 5 minutes to deliver it, I mostly just summarized it. Assigned Topic: Receiving revelation (preparing for conference)  As you know General Conference is coming up in a couple weeks. I have always loved General Conference for … Continue reading Sacrament Meeting Talk – Receiving revelation (preparing for conference) 

Recommitting to a Gospel focus in the home (Manzano YSA Branch Sacrament Meeting Talk)

Susan and I both spoke at the Manzano YSA Branch today in Los Lunas NM today. Susan spoke about the importance of education and the resources available to us. She didn't write it all down so I can't print it here, but perhaps the most memorable portion of the talk was when she talked about … Continue reading Recommitting to a Gospel focus in the home (Manzano YSA Branch Sacrament Meeting Talk)