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Everyday Missionaries

December 21, 2012


My gospel doctrine class sat on the edge of its collective seat as I told the unbelievable story of the milkman from Maine. He presided over a small branch into which 451 people were baptized in one year, and then 190 more people were baptized the next. The spirit filled the room – a missionary […]

Briars, Rocks, and Scary Beasts

March 6, 2012


Creativity is overrated. I’m serious. Mr. van Gogh was not a healthy man. Thomas Edison may have called to his wife to come see his burning factory because “she was never going to see this again,” but I’m sure she would rather he was referring to a sunset or a weird bug. And I don’t […]