What Are You Thankful For?

What Are You Thankful For?

By Lincoln, Think about the last time you felt thankful for something small, like your shoes, or the sink, or hair product. Try to imagine how different life would be without some of those small things. A couple of them would make life very different! Beyond the small things, what would life be like without the big things in life, or the things that matter most? Your family, friends, house, food, clothes, you name it. Imagine life without any of those. How often have you expressed your gratitude for the important things, big…Read more …
Three Ways Fasting Can Make a Difference for You

Three Ways Fasting Can Make a Difference for You

by Sarah (Guest Blogger) Fasting has always been a practice among God’s people, and is still a commandment from God today. So, what is “fasting?” Fasting is going without food and drink for two consecutive meals or, in other words, 24 hours. As a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, I am invited to fast once a month on the first Sunday (Fast Sunday). Like most growing teenage girls, I love food and, like for most people, it can be hard for me to not eat. Our bodies get…Read more …
What Role Does Gratitude Play in Life?

What Role Does Gratitude Play in Life?

by Ben T. “He who receiveth all things with thankfulness shall be made glorious.”(D&C 78:19) I don’t know about you, but I love to receive blessings in my life. I pray to my Heavenly Father asking if He would be so kind and get me the things I want. I know that He loves us, and He wants to give us everything we ever want. That is why we must be thankful for all that we have, and show gratitude. When I yearn for something that I want, which is often, I sometimes…Read more …