Archive for the 'Religion' Category

Vast Treasure Spent On War, Should We Support It?

Thursday, March 14th, 2013 | by Jeremy

Today via Facebook, I shared the following video and comment regarding how much we spend on war and a bit of reflection on if we should support it: Sad how much we spend on death and destruction. Even sadder that so many of us treat that money as sacred and untouchable. Maybe I’m mistaken, but […]

The Bible & Ron Paul

Saturday, December 31st, 2011 | by Jeremy

I recently came across this awesome video series that shows how Ron Paul’s positions best align with the Bible compared to other candidates (thanks to RonPaulFlix.com for sharing it). It is REALLY well done and worth the watch for all Christians. There are 13 short videos that discuss various topics and the moral, Constitutional, and […]

A Response to DemandProgress.org Regarding Creationism vs Evolution

Friday, March 4th, 2011 | by Jeremy

I receive emails from DemandProgress.org and sign many of their petitions because they have been making a strong effort to stop government takeovers of the internet and such. So far I have agreed with every petition and cause they have fought for since I signed up because I feel they have furthered the cause of […]

Elder Dallin H. Oaks Speech On Religious Freedom

Thursday, February 10th, 2011 | by Jeremy

This is an excellent talk discussing religious freedom and law. It does not have an LDS focus and should be watched by all: Mormon, Catholic, Protestant, Muslim, Atheist, Agnostic, etc. I especially appreciate the continued inclusion of Muslims in his speech as worthy of the same religious freedoms as us all. I think all types […]

Merry Christmas!

Friday, December 25th, 2009 | by Jeremy

Merry Christmas Everyone! Thanks for all the cards and presents. Have a great holiday! Here’s a short video by the church from this year’s Christmas Devotional about giving on Christmas:

In the Spirit of Thanksgiving

Thursday, November 26th, 2009 | by Jeremy

The LDS Church made a light-hearted but thoughtful video for Thanksgiving. Here’s the video clip’s excerpt: Random people on the streets of New York City share a variety of grateful responses to one simple question: What are you thankful for?

Hope Ya Know, We Had A Hard Time

Saturday, September 19th, 2009 | by Jeremy

The Church came out with this excellent video awhile back and I had been meaning to share it. It uses the talk by Elder Quentin L. Cook, from the Quorom of the Twelve Apostles, in the last General Conference. In the comments for this video on YouTube, many mentioned that it brought tears to their […]

Apostles on the Civic Duty of Mormons

Wednesday, May 13th, 2009 | by Jeremy

About a year and a half ago, I had what I like to call a “political awakening.” I have always abhorred politics and current events in general. However, I couldn’t help but act on the increasing promptings I was getting to find out about the current political race for the presidency. I won’t get too […]

Dan Anderson Has Passed Away

Monday, May 4th, 2009 | by Jeremy

I found out unfortunate news today. My friend Dan Anderson passed away yesterday, Sunday, May 3, 2009. The cause of death is still unknown. He will be missed. We had a lot of good times together. For those who would like to go to the funeral, here are the details: Where: LDS Chapel, 900 S. […]

An Apostle’s Easter Thoughts on Christ

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009 | by Jeremy

I don’t know how many of you have seen this, but the church came out with a video a few weeks back using Elder Holland’s recent General Conference talk. The talk was very powerful, as you can see from the video. Just thought I’d share because it is very humbling and also insightful into the […]

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