‘There will never be enough praise of the world to fill a cup that has a hole in it’: Finding Godly Joy in Motherhood

“No one wants a shallow soul, but sometimes it is hard to remember the only way to achieve a deepness of character involves growth, sacrifice, and going through hard things.”

Never Suppress a Generous Thought

“Never suppress a generous thought!” This quote by Camilla E. Kimball has been running through my mind a lot this week. I’ve been on the receiving end of so many generous thoughts lately, which has caused me to reflect on my own thoughts and actions. Do I sometimes suppress a generous thought to say orContinue reading “Never Suppress a Generous Thought”

“Fight For Family” with Melissa from The Intentional Family: Synthesizing the Gospel of Jesus Christ with Family Theory

Melissa Lamping is one of those people who radiates sunshine. Do you ever wonder how people can do that?? Well, in this article she shares some of her secrets, so BUCKLE. UP. Melissa is a wife and a mama of three adorable little girls. She is a fellow graduate of Utah State University (Go AggiesContinue reading ““Fight For Family” with Melissa from The Intentional Family: Synthesizing the Gospel of Jesus Christ with Family Theory”

How one Christian couple found love again after wife’s memory loss

Note: Originally published as “Latter-day Saint couple falls in love again after wife’s memory loss” on December 2, 2019, by Kelsey Schwab Adams, For The Church News. “I know our vows were more than just earthly vows. I knew of the eternal importance of the commitment we made to each other. Through the hard times,Continue reading “How one Christian couple found love again after wife’s memory loss”

This 8-year-old proves her faith runs more than skin deep

Note: Originally published as “How an 8-year-old Latter-day Saint proves her faith runs more than skin deep” on June 11, 2019, by Kelsey Schwab Adams, For The Church News. “Knowing that she will have a harder life than most, it comforts me to know that Heaven will be watching over her, and that even thoughContinue reading “This 8-year-old proves her faith runs more than skin deep”

Dying college student found joy in visiting every Utah temple in his final months

Note: Originally published as “Dying LDS college student found joy in visiting every Utah temple in his final months” on December 20, 2017, by Kelsey Schwab Adams, For the Deseret News. “Be happy. Take advantage of the opportunities you have. Love other people. Take the opportunity to share the gospel. Feel the gospel and howContinue reading “Dying college student found joy in visiting every Utah temple in his final months”