“There comes a time in each of our lives, what I like to call the moment of “selfhood”, where we need to understand for our self’s who we are and what we believe. I have had this moment. I’m not simply a Mormon conservative – I’m Patrick John Risk, who happens to be Mormon and a conservative! I don’t follow blindly; I strike my own path having truly seen and come to believe what I try and live each day. The sooner we each stop trying to label everything and everyone in our life’s, recognizing the uniqueness of each situation and person, the sooner we’ll come to discover what it really means to live in harmony with others.”Read More
Passing 14 LDS Temples on a 14-hour trip from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City. I don’t know what the pioneers would be more amazed by- that it only takes 14 hours to get from LA, or that there are 14 temples on the way. Either way, it’s a miracle in itself that both are true. What an amazing way for you and your family to be able to visit 14 temples in just 1/2 a day (or days, if you want to lengthen it a little), and feel of the power that comes from even being in the...Read More
“I remember as a boy going to the Fourth of July celebration on the streets of my little town and seeing some of the men as they took part in the horse racing as participator or as gambler, betting on the horses, and I noted that many of them had cigarettes in their lips and bottles in their pockets and some were ugly drunk and with their bleary eyes and coarse talk and cursing…”
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“Creation brings deep satisfaction and fulfillment. We develop ourselves and others when we take unorganized matter into our hands and mold it into something of beauty…”
- “30 Days of Conference” Challenge – Fall ’18 Schedule September 3, 2018
- Spring 2018 “30 Days of Conference” Challenge #LDSconf March 2, 2018