SPIRITUALITY

Try to Get Rid of Guilt

source “In our LDS culture, we’re realllly good at feeling guilty. And I think, sometimes, we unconsciously prefer to feel a little guilty because we think it’s easier than doing something like praying with real intent. But guess what- guilt is actually just varying degrees of self-anger. And an emotion like anger is simply a […]

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Just Ask!

Today I was talking to my son’s teacher. I have always felt that she sincerely loved and cared about his progress but today I came out discouraged. I thought, “What am I doing wrong? I’ve tried everything! How do I show him how important school is right now? How do I encourage him to love […]

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Women in the Scriptures

source I’ve heard the comment before that it’s hard to relate to the scriptures when all the main characters are men. In a way, I understand that logic, but it’s also incredibly faulty to me. However, I studied literature in school, so relating to words on a page is essentially what my degree taught me. […]

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Not Just Bread and Water

Photo Credit: LDS.org The struggle is real! It was real when I was in my teens, and it’s still real in my twenties. Whether hard times are the result of our choices or a part of life, we can find find the strength to make things right or withstand the storm. I recently felt that […]

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Devoting Ourselves Wholly to the Lord First

photo source In The Screwtape Letters, C.S. Lewis writes: When He [God] talks of this losing their selves, He means only abandoning the clamor of self-will; once they have done that, He really gives them back all their personality and boasts… that when they are wholly His, they will be more themselves than ever. My […]

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