Category Archives: Virginia

Born of the Water and of the Spirit

Steady growth.  Good steady growth. That is what we see with the expansion of the church in Virginia. In 1841, Joseph Smith commented on the expansion of the restored gospel of Jesus Christ.  He wrote about it in the Wentworth … Continue reading

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Then and Now

Walter Mitty was an anomaly.  Once in a while we daydream, but in reality, waking hours are spent in the “now” of our lives. That being said, it is pleasant to spend time in the happy “then” of our past. … Continue reading

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Water Weekend

We had a great weekend – lots of water.  It was a weekend that started well and ended even better. The water weekend started with a YSA ward pool party.  The party was held at the home of the high … Continue reading

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Hunter Jumper

A year ago, when the  call came to serve as Church Education System Missionaries (CES) missionaries in Charlottesville, VA, we asked ourselves what will we do?  A year later we have lots of answers.  Each day is different.  We pray, study, … Continue reading

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New Life

” . . . I am come that they might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly.” (John 10:10) Spring has finally come to Virginia.  Actually, it came a few weeks ago, but timely posts are hard. … Continue reading

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She Misses Her Garage

We miss our children, grandchildren, mothers, family and friends.  Our little car misses her garage. We can tolerate the absence from people and places we care about.  It is worth it when you have the opportunity to share the restored … Continue reading

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Evil in the Land

In the land of Virginia we woke one morning to find our vehicle was damaged.  In the quiet of the night something had scraped the rear bumper of our car.  Whatever scraped the car must have been large and powerful. … Continue reading

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