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)
Some cherished cards and letters from my children:
Delivered during Sacrament meeting in the Rio Grande Ward, Los Lunas Stake: First, I must bring you the love and greetings of Pres. Clark, our Stake Pres. and his counselors - Presidents Ahner and Frayley. The topic that Pres. Clark asked us to speak about today is “Hold fast to the iron rod”. I think … Continue reading The Law of Sacrifice
Knowing that the Rasbands are returning from their mission around Nov 1 (we're house-sitting for them), combined with our indecision about where to go next, has caused a fair amount of anxiety, and been a dominant subject of our conversations this year. Last Tuesday, Susan, with my support, decided where to move, and even found … Continue reading Change coming
Delivered today (May 19, 2019) in the Sage Ward, Los Lunas NM Stake: The topic that Pres. Clark asked us to speak about this month is about Doing Better and Being Better. This refers to the talk given by Pres. Russell M. Nelson during the Priesthood session of General Conference last month. In his remarks, … Continue reading Sacrament Meeting Talk – We Can Do Better and Be Better
This has been a very relaxing weekend for us. Susan and I both happened to be off work on Friday -- Susan because school was cancelled for Good Friday (although they call it "Vernal Holiday" lol), and me because the cleaning schedule at the Temple has been different during the past 2 weeks because of … Continue reading Easter weekend and our getaway to Tijeras
These are old, but I wanted to add them to my blog before they got lost. They were all taken in 2010. Aren't we a cute couple!