Building Spiritual Connection in Marriage

Creating an ideal marriage with your spouse isn’t always easy, but relationships founded with a spiritual connection may have a greater chance of survival and satisfaction. Marriage is strengthened when there is a mutual focus on supporting each other on your spiritual path, whatever your beliefs or practices may be.

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Jesus Christ Loves Us All

One of my greatest desires is to have my family with me forever. I know it’s yours too. But everyone’s family situation looks different. Because of my upbringing with a less-active parent, let me share some perspective on what it might look like to seek Christ with a family that’s,

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Ministering as the Savior would

I am amazing with lists.  My lists have lists. I can check things off lists with the best of the best. When the new ministering program was announced I was lost. I could go once a month and visit my sisters. Bring them treats and a message. But how was

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Christ can hold together the pieces of your broken heart

As I look back on our years of infertility, the heartbreak of saying goodbye to many foster children (we cared for fifteen over the years) and the complete devastation of a failed adoption,  I remember very few bright spots. Of course there are happy memories from those years: our beautiful

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When Was Your Last Date Night?

Time alone as a couple may be easier or harder to find, depending on what you have going on, but quality time is equally important for married couples in every stage of life!

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His Hands of Love

Example of Christ-like Service

Our Savior, Jesus Christ, is the perfect example of selflessness. During His ministry, He served one by one. He was aware of those around Him and their individual needs. This Christmas season we have been asked to Light the World “one by one”. I love this time of year and

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It is Only Through him

I attended the funeral of a young friend recently. He was only 14 and had battled leukemia for almost two years. I sat near his family at the services, behind and a bit off to the side. His mom was a good friend to me when we lived in their

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I will heal you by A moment with Christ

What if that moment is now?

What if we were to cast off the layers of doubt that say to become like Him is a nearly impossible endeavor? What if we were to simply believe? We could find peace unto our souls as we uncover who we really are….

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