Tag Archives: faith

Look Away? Look to God and Lead.

  Tuesday, I showed students a five minute clip of Martin Luther King, Jr. giving his I Have a Dream speech. Prior to this we read a selection by his sister, Christine Farris King, in which she shared comical and heartbreaking childhood … Continue reading

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Musing on Loyalty

I’ve been thinking…  about Loyalty.  I’m not sure I view myself as all that Loyal.  I want to be.  I want to see the best in others and to celebrate life.  I am fairly true to myself.  I believe in … Continue reading

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The Bus Stops Here

Just prior to Easter, I lost a friend who loved me. I would have dropped in on Harold on Sunday.  I did this regularly with Cheetos and Cutie tangerines.  He loved this.  If he hadn’t chosen to leave us on … Continue reading

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Palm Sunday/ Dedication

Hi Mom:) That is so sad and touching that Justin blessed Robert’s baby:'(I am so grateful to know that Families are eternal, and Chandace, Robert, and Phoenix will be together forever. I gave a talk in sacrament yesterday on temples, … Continue reading

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Email from My Maple Leaf Daughter: Butter Knives & The Ides of March

Butter knives?……and the Ides of March?  Hmmmmm. Salutations! This week has felt like an eternity for me. It is good to be writing to you all again:) Last Monday, after emailing you all, we went to Royal Roads University. Otherwise … Continue reading

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Marching on…and Wanting to Fly

(and to think it could happen on…..Robertson Street) Hello All! I am now in Victoria! It is very beautiful and warm here, which I appreciate. My new companion is Sister B., and we are quite similar. We both like toast … Continue reading

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Emancipate Your Mind

Hi Devon, Dear Sister Robertson, I hope this finds you well. I was missing you tonight and I’m kinda grumpy.  I was at school most of the day playing catch up….trying to salvage a shred of professionalism and preparing for … Continue reading

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