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  • SPOILER...Repentance

    12/1/2015 9:16:51 AM, by JLAMING263

    Dallin H. Oaks The repenting sinner must suffer for his sins, but this suffering has a different purpose than punishment or payment. Its purpos... Read more

  • December 1st...Self-Reflection...

    12/1/2015 7:49:40 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    Today is December 1st, where has this year gone? More importantly, where am I with my goals? It's always important to take some time for "self... Read more

  • Tuesday

    11/30/2015 11:17:26 PM, by CHIBIKARATE

    Be blessed and have a great day hugs... Read more

  • SPOILER...Faith

    11/30/2015 7:28:54 PM, by JLAMING263

    "Faith in Jesus Christ is a gift from heaven that comes as we choose to believe and as we seek it and hold on to it." —Neil L. Andersen... Read more

  • Advice from Zig Ziglar

    11/30/2015 7:20:15 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    Spend time with those you love. One of these days you will say either, "I wish I had," or "I'm glad I did." -Zig Ziglar A great reminder... Read more

  • Joyce Meyer

    11/29/2015 2:35:29 PM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    Forgive quickly. The quicker you do it, the easier it is.- Joyce Meyer... Read more

  • SPOILER...Atonement

    11/29/2015 7:58:04 AM, by JLAMING263

    "Because of His Atonement, the Savior has the power to succor—to help—every mortal pain and affliction." —Dallin H. Oaks... Read more

  • SPOILER...Family

    11/28/2015 2:22:25 PM, by JLAMING263

    "It’s never too early and it’s never too late to lead, guide, and walk beside our children, because families are forever." —Bradley D. Foster... Read more

  • SPOILER...

    11/28/2015 10:57:39 AM, by JLAMING263

    Bonnie L. Oscarson Each of us has a part to play in the plan, and each of us is equally valued in the eyes of the Lord.... Read more

  • Rain and more rain

    11/28/2015 8:21:58 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    It rained all day yesterday which means we have water top it off there is a 100% chance of severe rain today... which means chance... Read more

  • SPOILER...Discipleship

    11/27/2015 11:25:02 AM, by JLAMING263

    "Exaltation is our goal; discipleship is our journey." —Dieter F. Uchtdorf... Read more

  • SPOILER...Adversity

    11/26/2015 7:34:42 PM, by JLAMING263

    Dallin H. Oaks When we give thanks in all things, we see hardships and adversities in the context of the purpose of life.... Read more

  • Thankful...

    11/26/2015 7:04:24 PM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    "Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough." — Oprah ... Read more

  • Happy Thanksgiving!

    11/26/2015 9:53:37 AM, by MUSIKAT62

    What a better time to do a blog about weight than on the glutenous holiday of the year! I am cooking for our little family today and as much as p... Read more

  • Being appreciative...

    11/25/2015 8:32:20 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    “Make it a habit to tell people thank you. To express your appreciation, sincerely and without the expectation of anything in return. Truly appre... Read more

  • SPOILER...Sabbath

    11/25/2015 8:29:31 AM, by JLAMING263

    Russell M. Nelson The Sabbath was given as a perpetual covenant, a constant reminder that the Lord may sanctify His people.... Read more

  • SPOILER...Agency

    11/24/2015 9:15:08 AM, by JLAMING263

    Dale G. Renlund As God encourages us to keep on trying, He expects us to also allow others the space to do the same, at their own pace.... Read more

  • Joyce Brothers reminder...

    11/24/2015 7:37:16 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    No matter how much pressure we feel at work, if we find ways to relax for at least five minutes every hour, we'd be more productive.- Joyce Broth... Read more

  • SPOILER...Service

    11/23/2015 8:30:32 AM, by JLAMING263

    Dieter F. Uchtdorf This is our high and holy calling—to be agents of Jesus Christ, to love as He loved, to serve as He served.... Read more

  • Thankful for my Spark family and friends.

    11/23/2015 7:44:16 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    As I was reading through my friends' spark blogs today, I was once again reminded just how wonderful this group "site" truly is! Part of my dai... Read more

  • SPOILER...Choice

    11/22/2015 2:21:22 PM, by JLAMING263

    Robert D. Hales "We need to tighten our grip on the rod that leads us back to Him. Now is the “day of choosing” for all of us."... Read more

  • JFK on Gratitude!!

    11/22/2015 9:49:17 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live my them.- John F. Kennedy ... Read more

  • SPOILER...Health

    11/21/2015 6:50:18 PM, by JLAMING263

    "Our bodies are sacred gifts from our Heavenly Father. They are personal temples." —Linda S. Reeves... Read more

  • Time to shop...

    11/21/2015 11:54:37 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    Gotta go out and do both some grocery and regular shopping!!! Thanksgiving is wonderful for our family, as it's when the kids and their kids can... Read more

  • SPOILER...Agency

    11/20/2015 8:47:14 AM, by JLAMING263

    M. Russell Ballard God’s plan is in place. He is at the helm, and His great and powerful ship flows toward salvation and exaltation. Remember t... Read more

  • Nora Roberts Quote

    11/20/2015 7:16:47 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    If you don't go after what you want, you'll never have it. If you don't ask, the answer is always no. If you don't step forward, you're always... Read more

  • SPOILER...Obedience

    11/19/2015 10:02:14 AM, by JLAMING263

    Quentin L. Cook Happiness in this life and happiness in the life to come are interconnected by righteousness.... Read more

  • The greatest gifts...

    11/19/2015 7:06:03 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence. -Denis Waitley This is so true!... Read more

  • SPOILER...

    11/18/2015 6:16:50 PM, by JLAMING263

    "In this cause we are all valued. We are all needed. The righteous cause we serve is the cause of Christ." —Carol F. McConkie,... Read more

  • A quote from author: Roald Dahl

    11/18/2015 7:06:05 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    If a person has ugly thoughts, it begins to show on the face. And when that person has ugly thoughts every day, every week, every year, the face ... Read more

  • SPOILER...

    11/17/2015 9:05:52 PM, by JLAMING263

    "The divine nature within…us is refined and magnified by the effort we make to draw nearer to our Father and His Son." —Rosemary M. Wixom... Read more

  • Great reminder!!!

    11/17/2015 7:16:00 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    “No matter how many times you get knocked down, keep getting back up. God sees your resolve. He sees your determination. And when you do everythi... Read more

  • Peace be with us...

    11/16/2015 6:44:18 PM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    Our world is in desperate need of peace... peace that passes all understanding... peace that comes from our Lord and Savior... Peace unto o... Read more

  • SPOILER...

    11/16/2015 6:04:10 PM, by JLAMING263

    Dieter F. Uchtdorf This is our high and holy calling—to be agents of Jesus Christ, to love as He loved, to serve as He served.... Read more

  • Sunday...

    11/15/2015 7:10:37 PM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    As the weekend winds down I am once again reminded of how blessed I truly am! Our son and his two little boys left about 4:00 today; after anoth... Read more

  • SPOILER...

    11/15/2015 1:37:06 PM, by JLAMING263

    Elaine S. Dalton In an extremely challenging world, that is what I see young women and women of this Church doing. They are an influence for go... Read more

  • Great day

    11/14/2015 9:21:07 PM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    We had a great day with three of our grandsons....the weather was nice so we spent the entire day outside!! I believe we'll sleep well tonight!... Read more

  • SPOILER...Repentance

    11/14/2015 1:33:04 PM, by JLAMING263

    Dallin H. Oaks The gospel of Jesus Christ challenges us to change. “Repent” is its most frequent message, and repenting means giving up all of ... Read more

  • SPOILER...Service

    11/13/2015 9:00:15 AM, by JLAMING263

    Hartman Rector, Jr We must serve our fellowmen, women, and children, and if we do all else but we do not serve the poor, the needy, the downtro... Read more

  • A Day off...

    11/12/2015 9:04:50 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    I took the day off from work today, as I have an appointment that couldn't be scheduled at any other time! Of course, I've been up since 4:30 AM... Read more

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