Tag Archives: God

Why Suffering Is Good for Us and How It Can Make Us Happy

We all have difficult, challenging, painful experiences in life. Though never pleasant, these experiences can teach us perspective, love, humility, endurance, patience, and ultimately, how to be more like God. When we remember that no matter how far under we’ve … Continue reading

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Why Is Jesus the “Beloved” If We Are All Children of God?

When Jesus is called the “Beloved Son” it means that he is completely, thoroughly, and fully loved. He is the one who fully, thoroughly and completely pleases God.  “Beloved” comes from be + loved = fully, thoroughly, completely loved and … Continue reading

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Having an Eye Single to the Glory of God

“In the scriptures, blindness is a metaphor for disbelief and vision is figuratively or literally a description of receiving revelation….A common phrase in the scriptures is having an eye single to the glory of God….Image confusion is the major problem … Continue reading

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What We May Have Missed in Jesus’s Loving Response to a Despised Man in the Bible

Zacchaeus in name and in reality was “the pure in heart,” and he was accordingly blessed to “see God.”  Learn more at http://www.ldsliving.com/What-We-May-Have-Missed-in-Jesus-s-Loving-Response-to-a-Despised-Man-in-the-Bible/s/86841.

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God is incomprehensible. Why does that matter?

I thought that If God is incomprehensible, you can’t truly know about Him or even be in relation with Him.  My friend helped me out of my confusion because I had thought that the words know and comprehensible had the same meaning.  So what … Continue reading

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How My Flooded Apartment Was an Answer to Prayer

We all want answers to our prayers. Are we willing to receive the flood of blessings that may come? How My Flooded Apartment Was an Answer to Prayer article on LDS Living.

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What Does God Really Mean When He Says “Be of Good Cheer”?

We live in a world where our senses and our sense of reality are assaulted daily to the point where we might wonder how anyone can be cheerful. So when God commands us to be of good cheer, does that … Continue reading

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