Why Do I Keep the Word of Wisdom?

Why Do I Keep the Word of Wisdom?

by Karli Keeping the Word of Wisdom can be a tricky thing for a teenager. There are a lot of temptations that come your way when you least expect it. I was once at a New Year’s party and a kid from my school showed up completely drunk. At the time I was a sophomore and it scared me out of my mind! It was the first time I had ever been around someone my age who had been drinking. I have never had a hard time saying no to drinking when alcohol has been…Read more …
To Play or Not to Play

To Play or Not to Play

by Lincoln I believe sports are one of God’s gifts to us here on earth. Sports are recreational activities that provide wholesome entertainment and people like to participate. However, every professional sport, and even some college, high school, and little league sports play games on Sundays. But what’s the big deal? Isn’t Sunday just like any other day of the week? No, Sunday is the Sabbath Day; a day set aside by God to be a day of worship and rest. To put it into the words of the scriptures, “And on the…Read more …
Imagine Driving Without Laws

Imagine Driving Without Laws

By Clancey No matter how much I begged, they would say, “No.” There was no way it seemed I could get my parents to say, “Yes.” I asked them if I could go to the store; it was as simple as that. Going to the store was not a bad thing, I reasoned … but being seven and walking alone to the store was not a good choice. Today, I realize my parents, “No,” was just their way of protecting me. They were protecting me, just like God does. “The gospel is not…Read more …