This is the ultimate gratitude. But in this and nine preceding blog entries, we have tried to capture just ten "gratitudes" of the lone two and a half months of absence from the blog.
|Children and youth enjoy dressing up to enact the nativity|
at the Bedford-Manchester Creches, Carols and Cookies
At the transfer meeting, outgoing missionaries share "one golden truth I have learned on my mission that will change my life forever." Here are cuttings from that which they shared: "The gospel is all about change and improvement. It is through the Atonement of Christ we change." "I have come to know the Atonement of Jesus Christ." "I know that God knows more about me than I will ever know. Through his Son, we can be cleansed from sin." "The Atonement of Jesus Christ is real. It offers joy and hope."
|President Wilkey= one of the wisemen stands by the inn keeper's wife,|
another one of the kings alias Elder Smith and Samuel the Lamanite (Helaman 14)
|President like to share simple magic tricks with children and then|
explain that magic is an illusion but that miracles are not magic but
are "manifestations of divine power" that follow prayer and faith.