Monthly Archives: April 2013

“Oh, What a Beautiful Morning!”

Elder Bruce D. Porter in April’s General Conference related the following story: “When I was a student at Brigham Young University, I lived in a house with several young men. My roommate, Bruce, was the most optimistic person I have … Continue reading

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Pictures!

Last week Nathan’s area had interviews with President Taylor, had some great classes and participated in a cleaning relay (who would have thought that cleaning could be fun?) And Elders Wainwright and Wrigley were presented with a Safety Award and a … Continue reading

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Changes

I have learned through experience that the changes that happen in life – sometimes more often than we like – are blessings that cause us to grow and develop.  John and I have decided after living in the same house … Continue reading

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A Long Day of Waiting

On Sunday I wondered if this was a transfer week for Nathan.  But even though I was somewhat prepared not to hear from him yesterday, today was the longest day ever!  Finally  at 3:42 pm I got an email – … Continue reading

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Blessings of a Missionary

I gave a talk in church on Sunday and mentioned that Nathan was on a mission.  After the meeting, an acquaintance asked me “Isn’t it amazing the blessings of having a missionary son?”  I wondered, is he were referring to … Continue reading

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