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by Curt Sunshine
10 Aug 2020, 18:22
Forum: Spiritual Stuff
Topic: Does God answer every prayer?
Replies: 19
Views: 1738

Re: Does God answer every prayer?

No - thank God! :smile:
by Curt Sunshine
31 Jul 2020, 20:48
Forum: History and Doctrine Discussions
Topic: Positive Changes to the LDS Church Handbook
Replies: 9
Views: 1851

Positive Changes to the LDS Church Handbook

There still are some things I see as issues, but the general movement to individual decisions is excellent.

https://www.sltrib.com/religion/2020/07 ... ch-tweaks/
by Curt Sunshine
30 Jul 2020, 20:17
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Catholics Vs Mormons -- Issues faced in contemporary society
Replies: 3
Views: 542

Re: Catholics Vs Mormons -- Issues faced in contemporary society

I have said for a long time that Joseph Smith implemented Protestant-ish weekly services ("low church") and Catholic-ish hierarchy and ceremonial services ("high church"). I believe he saw the LDS Church as the restoration of what the Catholic Church was supposed to be - and structured it accordingly.
by Curt Sunshine
23 Jul 2020, 19:02
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: More temple ordinance changes
Replies: 19
Views: 2599

Re: More temple ordinance changes

Thanks for making me laugh too hard to be eligible to attend the temple, On Own Now. :lol:
by Curt Sunshine
23 Jul 2020, 18:59
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What brings you joy?
Replies: 14
Views: 1973

Re: What brings you joy?

My wife and kids

Helping people

Learning new things

Most other things fit into those three categories.
by Curt Sunshine
23 Jul 2020, 18:57
Forum: History and Doctrine Discussions
Topic: Great Quote in the Ensign about Sexual Urges
Replies: 4
Views: 811

Great Quote in the Ensign about Sexual Urges

“ Experiencing sexual feelings and sexual arousal is normal. Children don’t need to act on those feelings and sensations but instead can be mindful of them. This means noticing sexual feelings but not negatively judging them . Research has shown that practicing mindfulness can help us make better c...
by Curt Sunshine
23 Jul 2020, 07:00
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: President Hinkley interview on Larry King Live circa 1998
Replies: 7
Views: 1247

Re: President Hinkley interview on Larry King Live circa 1998

Here is a link to a post I wrote here years ago about the interview and the couplet. There is a good discussion throughout the thread:

viewtopic.php?f=6&t=1494&p=17146&hilit=Couplet#p17146
by Curt Sunshine
23 Jul 2020, 06:47
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: President Hinkley interview on Larry King Live circa 1998
Replies: 7
Views: 1247

Re: President Hinkley interview on Larry King Live circa 1998

Fwiw, the couplet response has been badly misrepresented over time. He didn't actually say what many people claim he said.