Why Do I Care?

By Amelia B As the orphans of parents who both died of AIDS in Mozambique, my brothers and I lived a fairly directionless life, especially my brother Rogerio who lived a reckless life of partying.  One day he met some missionaries and decided to listen to what they had to say.  As he began to live the teachings of Jesus Christ, he began to feel a change coming over him.  He changed from a sullen and hopeless teenager to a vivacious and happy individual.  It made him so happy that he wanted to...
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How Can we Recognize Our Divine Heritage?

By Dava T. I am obese. I’m not just fat or heavy or over-weight—I am clinically obese. Sometimes it’s hard for me to feel like I belong because everywhere I look there are thin, beautiful people and I stand there in my 4x dress from Walmart, feeling like there’s no way that I can have been “created in His image.” Every day is a struggle to get up in the morning and see a person worth the sacrifice that I do believe was made for me. A wise professor once told me about the day that he looked in ...
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