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I Finally Did This…

I finally completed something I’ve thought about doing for a long time.

I had an idea to do this a few years ago but I just could never settle down enough to do it.  You see, it’s always been a bit of a dream of mine to Continue reading

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Justamormonwriter.com Is Closing Down. Here’s Why-

I have a testimony that God reveals things to us “line upon line, precept upon precept.”  Starting this blog has been no different.

When I first started this site I had no idea what I was doing, only that I felt it was something I should do.  I was at a dark place in my life, I was nearing graduating college and I had no idea what I wanted to do with my life.  This caused me great anxiety.

But I just started writing because I wanted to share the Gospel.  As I did though I started to feel that writing could be the path for me.

And today, I’ve decided to finally go for it. Continue reading

10 Things I’ve Learned Since Becoming a Parent

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Last night as I spent time with my two kids, I couldn’t help but ponder the things I’ve learned in my journey as a parent so far.  Granted, I’m very young and I have a lot more I’m going to learn, but I wanted to share some of my thoughts.

Here are 10 things I’ve learned since becoming a parent: Continue reading

I Have a Secret

My wife and I live in about a 550 sq. ft 1 bedroom apartment with 2 kids. At best a very polite person would look at it and say, “huh…well…it’s sure got character…..”. The truth is the house is just old. Like ridiculously old. Like T-Rex with the little arms old. And so lots of parts of it are starting to show their age.

For example we havethis little silver pane that goes right on our tile. Lately it’s been coming off and causing a small screw in the corner to pop up. I frequently nick the bottom of my foot on it. Every time I do it, I think to myself,

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“What’s With Everyone Posting About General Conference?”

Last weekend my Facebook feed exploded with posts from members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints during the semi-annual general conference (a twice a year meeting where the prophets, apostles and general authorities speak to members of the church worldwide).  Many people wrote about messages that touched their hearts, shared meme’s with quotes from the conference, and invited others to watch the broadcast with them.

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I will gladly say I shared my enthusiasm as well on my personal Facebook page.  I also enjoyed checking twitter to see what other Latter day saints were tweeting about over the weekend.  Without surprise, however, there were a few who shared their dissatisfaction in the large multitude of posts and tweets that were filling up their feeds.  Hopefully I can shed some light on this phenomenon… Continue reading