At the conclusion of last October's General Conference, President Nelson told us to look forward to a very special April Conference when we would be commemorating the 200th anniversary of Joseph Smith's First Vision. The 190th General Conference, which ended today, was indeed memorable for that reason, but will probably be most remembered as the … Continue reading An empty Conference Center on General Conference weekend
Susan and I have talked about serving a full-time mission for the church ever since we got married, but could never see how it could work financially. The George's are planning to return from their mission on Mar 1 2021 which is forcing us, again, to to give some serious thought to the future, and … Continue reading A mission in Tennessee?
Dear Joselyn, Happy 8th birthday! It's always exciting to have a birthday, but it's especially exciting this year because you are now able to be baptized as a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. This is a very big event for you and I hope you are looking forward to it. … Continue reading Dear Joselyn,
We attended Stake Conference meetings yesterday and today and were privileged to have in attendance Elder Scott D. Whiting, a General Authority of the church. In the Adult Session last evening, we first heard from President Bates, 2nd Counselor in the Stake. He related the story of his younger sister who fell away from the … Continue reading An exceptional Stake Conference