Search found 15176 matches

by Curt Sunshine
22 Apr 2019, 14:32
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Face Palm Sunday . . .
Replies: 15
Views: 209

Re: Face Palm Sunday . . .

I wouldn't mind Stake Conference on Easter, if and only if the entire meeting was focused on Easter. Otherwise, amen - completely.
by Curt Sunshine
22 Apr 2019, 14:27
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Finally saying hi
Replies: 10
Views: 156

Re: Finally saying hi

Welcome. Thanks for the introduction. I think you will fit in well here.
by Curt Sunshine
20 Apr 2019, 17:11
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Easter - credit where credit is due
Replies: 2
Views: 100

Re: Easter - credit where credit is due

I love that the new Sunday School manual paused the chapter-focused lessons and has one focused exclusively on Easter.
by Curt Sunshine
18 Apr 2019, 12:25
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Best & Worst List
Replies: 18
Views: 320

Re: My Best & Worst List

"You don't get a bonus for doing the basics." Fwiw, that is a really good synopsis of the thought process behind the three degrees of glory and "earning" or "being worthy of" exaltation and not just salvation. I like eternal progression and eventual judgment upon completion of the LONG, eternal jou...
by Curt Sunshine
18 Apr 2019, 12:11
Forum: History and Doctrine Discussions
Topic: New Teaching: Qualification
Replies: 12
Views: 260

Re: New Teaching: Qualification

And then there is the concept that "whom the Lord calls, he qualifies". I see qualifying as becoming able - which fits both eternal progression and grace quite well Words are amorphous and squishy. It is fascinating to watch how they are changed occasionally to mean the exact same thing AND differen...
by Curt Sunshine
18 Apr 2019, 12:06
Forum: Spiritual Stuff
Topic: Collateral Damage
Replies: 10
Views: 248

Re: Collateral Damage

Whenever Satan is mentioned, I tend to respond with something like the following: I understand temptation feels different for everyone, and that a lot of it happens naturally just as part of life, so I personally like to focus on how I need to respond to temptation of any kind. I don't like blaming ...
by Curt Sunshine
18 Apr 2019, 11:57
Forum: Spiritual Stuff
Topic: Leading Saints
Replies: 1
Views: 58

Re: Leading Saints

Thanks, Amy. I will check it our when I have some free time.
by Curt Sunshine
18 Apr 2019, 11:56
Forum: Spiritual Stuff
Topic: Finding Eternal Truths in Classic Literature: A Conversation with Author S. Michael Wilcox
Replies: 9
Views: 236

Re: Finding Eternal Truths in Classic Literature: A Conversation with Author S. Michael Wilcox

We say we beleive there are virtuous, praiseworthy, lovely, good things outside of our religion and that we seek after them. We also are told to seek wisdom and learning out of the best books.

I think of Les Miserables, for example. SO much eternal truth I wish we understood better, collectively.
by Curt Sunshine
17 Apr 2019, 13:51
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tom Christofferson on the policy change and Easter
Replies: 10
Views: 289

Re: Tom Christofferson on the policy change and Easter

Saint Tom - I love that thought.

Saint Jane - Saint Darius - Saint Lavinia - We have plenty of people worthy of the title.
by Curt Sunshine
17 Apr 2019, 08:24
Forum: Support
Topic: Forum is filtered
Replies: 8
Views: 203

Re: Forum is filtered

It's because this site is for mature audiences only.


Good thing it isn't for mature participants only. :lol: :P :silent: