How Can I Have Greater Family Harmony?

By Christy C. Understanding the concept of sacrifice is critical to family harmony. After having children, I learned that lesson. I no longer had some of the things I used to have before motherhood; a full night’s rest was often gone. Another lesson that became clear to me as a mother was you can't give a good gift begrudgingly. This realization taught me patience. I’ve learned that sacrifice and patience are very important because they help me be a better mother. Some may call this life a...
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Forgiving Others

By Mary B. “Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one that gets burned.” I came across this saying on some random website a few weeks ago and realized how applicable to my life this really is. I was holding on to anger towards my mom and it was having a serious negative effect on my life. A few months ago my parents divorced. Around the same time, my mom became inactive in the church and has developed a lot of resentment tow...
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God Is a God of Miracles

By Jeanne G. And who shall say that Jesus Christ did not do many mighty miracles?  And there were many mighty miracles wrought by the hands of the apostles.  And if there were miracles wrought then, why has God ceased to be a God of miracles and yet be an unchangeable Being?  And behold, I say unto you he changeth not; if so he would cease to be God, and he ceaseth not to be God, and is a God of miracles.   When many of us think of miracles, we think of Moses in the Old Testament who broug...
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