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Loss

Freedom: The Dignity of our Own Choice

There was a time in my life when I felt defined by how others treated me. I carried around what had happened to me, which continued to hurt me and also limit my progress. But it wasn’t who I really was. The thing that…

July 24, 2017

Stories of Faith: Mary Staples

One of my earliest memories of understanding what faith meant was in my early formative teenage years. At church one Sunday we received one small grain of mustard seed, carefully taped onto a beautifully decorated card with the scripture from Mark 17:20 “If ye…

May 8, 2015

Stories of Faith: Britney Hemsley Part II

This post is part of a two-part series. You can find the first post here.  Three months have flown by since I delivered my son Hoss, yet I can’t help but remember all the strong emotions I felt that day as well as that whole…

May 7, 2015

Stories of Faith: Ani Taylor

I had never known the depth of my reliance on the Atonement until the night my heart broken into a million pieces. My 7-month-old daughter, Ruby Jane, had been in the hospital for months, waiting for a liver transplant. We had every hope that…

April 9, 2015

Story of Faith: Megan Royer

My dad is exactly right. We can't have joy without pain. My dad is continuing to teach me, even when he isn't here. I am so happy that I can have the knowledge of the plan of salvation, that I know I can live…

January 23, 2015

Story of Faith: Jennifer Sattley

Word quietly leaked out to friends that a donor was needed. Within days, more than 30 individuals stepped forward and offered to undergo the difficult, painful surgery for me. It is indescribable to express what it feels like when you are so helpless, and…

November 30, 2014

Stories of Faith: Britney Hemsley Part I

I have had a trial come into my life that I never thought I would be strong enough for - one that has made me dig deep within myself - and I’ve seen how strong my faith really is. …

October 21, 2014

Faith Feature: Brigette Turner

It’s an honor to introduce you to Brigette Turner as today’s Friday Feature! She’s a woman who is not only a believer, but a true disciple of Christ, both as an individual and in her marriage and family. She is a wonderful example of what it means…

September 5, 2014

Stories of Faith: Chelsea Eischeid

"My daddy is going to be there for me when I die...I promised to make it to heaven. That means I must strive to live and keep up my end of the deal."…

June 20, 2014

Stories of Faith: Kimberly Gladman

My faith is what tells me that in the midst of the “not nows” of life, God really does have everything under control. Even when it appears as if we are drowning, or all we know how do to is weep or doubt, He…

June 9, 2014