Category: perfection

Embracing Imperfection

My missionary is home . . . early. For many of you ...

Christmas Letters

Every year about this time I start thinking about writing the ...

Look and Live

In the church we talk of ideals often, the paramount good ...

Why I Write

On a recent vacation to North County San Diego, my family ...

The Widest Community I Can Address

This morning I trimmed my heavily-laden apple tree and contemplated how ...

Finding Myself

This generation, like many before, is obsessed with claiming self, but ...

Are Good Men Perfect?

This guest post was submitted anonymously for our Father's Day series. Back ...

Be Still: And There Was a Great Calm

In trying to understand more deeply what it means to be ...

They Shall Be Called the Children of God

Those who are peacemakers are promised that they will be called ...

Blessed are the Peacemakers

"Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children ...

How Will Governs the Cosmos

I like to understand how things work. I do this by ...

The Difference Between Mercy and Meekness and Kindness

[On Sundays this year we are publishing a series from Ray ...

Forbearance to Inflict Harm: Practical Mercy

[On Sundays this year we are publishing a series from Ray ...

Brad Wilcox, Continuous

In a delightful pair of books, popular LDS author and speaker ...

Be Ye Therefore Perfect

Matthew 5:48 quotes Jesus Christ as saying, "Be ye therefore perfect, ...

That for Which I Hunger and Thirst – and the Place of Blogging in My Pursuit

[On Sundays this year we are publishing a series from Ray ...

Do God and Satan Negotiate My Trials?

As a group of editors, we find there are questions that ...

What is Influencing You?

Sheri Dew visited our area for a 3-Stake fireside Saturday night. ...

Spiritual ADD

Too often I find myself going through the following cycle: I discover ...

Growing Sin

I don’t like the word repent. Short and chopped at the ...

Mary and Christmas

It's getting cold outside, where I live. The nights are getting ...

The Gift of Weeping

This is the sixth in a series by our writers and ...

Jared, His Brother, and Spiritual Gifts

This is the first in a series by our writers and ...

A Fresh View of Repentance

The Bible Dictionary defines repentance as: "a change of mind, i.e., a ...

The Map: Imagine If

My second daughter is a senior in high school.  She wrote ...

A Storm of Anger

Lying here in the dark I hear the rumbling of a ...

Embracing Grace

I stand all amazed at the love Jesus offers me - ...

The Autumn of Our Lives

While driving through the mountains on a crisp beautiful autumn day, ...

Enough

As a woman, a Mormon, a mother, a human - I ...

The Problem with the Popular Perception of Perfection

OK, the title is intentionally over-the-top alliteration, but I believe ...