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by Curt Sunshine
18 Oct 2017, 19:12
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Church Financial Management Principles Applied in Reverse
Replies: 5
Views: 78

Re: Church Financial Management Principles Applied in Reverse

And this is one reason why, I think, there is not full financial transparency.

Can you imagine the detailed criticism and nitpicking that would happen if there was full transparency? I love the idea in theory; in practice, not so much.
by Curt Sunshine
18 Oct 2017, 19:09
Forum: Spiritual Stuff
Topic: "Deadness of the Law"
Replies: 5
Views: 76

Re: "Deadness of the Law"

I think it is saying that works without faith is dead, being alone.
by Curt Sunshine
18 Oct 2017, 19:05
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Nephew Met a GA
Replies: 14
Views: 186

Re: My Nephew Met a GA

The ones I remember: 1) LeGrande Richards - when I was a youth in central Utah. Don't remember anything except that he came across as a very good, caring man. 2) Bruce R. McConkie - in the MTC. Inspiring talk, but I don't remember any actual details. Seemed a bit stiff and stuffy to me. 3) Jeffrey H...
by Curt Sunshine
18 Oct 2017, 18:50
Forum: Support
Topic: Doubting my Patriarchal Blessing
Replies: 21
Views: 233

Re: Doubting my Patriarchal Blessing

They are a great source of comfort to those who believe in them.

Not so much to those who don't.

It doesn't have to be more complicated than that.
by Curt Sunshine
18 Oct 2017, 18:32
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CTR is the wrong motto for Primary
Replies: 8
Views: 115

Re: CTR is the wrong motto for Primary

I like it. I can't think of a single situation where choosing the right is a bad idea, especially since you are the one doing the determining and choosing.

Frankly, I think you are reading more into it than is there.
by Curt Sunshine
16 Oct 2017, 18:02
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Boy Scouts allow Girls now
Replies: 18
Views: 273

Re: Boy Scouts allow Girls now

It is purely financial - and a direct result of losing the LDS Church as the biggest financial contributor. They had to try to replace the Mormon boys with someone, and girls was the only demographic that was large enough to do so.

The irony is delicious.
by Curt Sunshine
16 Oct 2017, 17:51
Forum: History and Doctrine Discussions
Topic: A Thread For Talks and Lessons
Replies: 72
Views: 6273

Re: A Thread For Talks and Lessons

Thanks for sharing this. I really like the message - and I love the 3 Little Pigs analogy.
by Curt Sunshine
16 Oct 2017, 17:48
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Temple Wedding Adventure
Replies: 16
Views: 221

Re: My Temple Wedding Adventure

Thanks for sharing this, friend. It makes my heart happy.