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Count your blessings

Some habits are heard to break. Take for instance my habit to immediately count somebodies blessings when they start complaining. It always makes me think of the LDS Hymn “Count your Blessings”

Maybe it is because I know how life is…

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A little boy took a big step

As long as I can remember Losh has always been “spiritual”. He has something about him that I’ve never really seen in anybody else; so pure compared to most. So, when he wanted to get baptized I was a little hesitant. After all, baptism is for the remission of sins, and this little guy had no sins. Of course he has made a few transgressions, but sins are an entirely different matter. When our home teacher and missionaries started asking about his baptism, I knew it was time.

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Losh with Elder Hanover and  Elder Daley

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Following God – 3 Special Steps

My kids watch a show called Special Agent Oso, and in each episode Oso, the main character, has broken down each mission into 3 simple steps. Following commandments from God can also be broken down into 3 steps.

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Charity Work

Did you know that the word “Charity” actually means “love”?

Charity is the pure love of Christ. It is the love that Christ has for the children of men and that the children of men should have for one another. It is the highest, noblest, and strongest kind of love and the most joyous to the soul (see 1 Nephi 11:23) (Source).

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