Always Exceptional

This morning I watched prophets and apostles from the comfort of my living room. That statement is an absolute marvel! I feel so fortunate to live in a day and age where God’s representatives speak. In a world full of so many voices, it is nothing short of a miracle in my life to hear these men and women speak within the walls of my own home. This morning I found their words so relevant to our life and times. Each time I attend this worldwide conference, whether in person or at home I inevitably get this feeling/thought: “I wish this person where here.” Where this person is someone I love and know that hearing these messages would have an impact. Today those people are my family out in B.C., my persian friends in Saskatchewan, and a new friend...

A new friend

My wife has an inviting soul. Her ability to connect and form fast friends with others speaks volumes to me of her character—she has that “I am like a star shining brightly” quality (2 bonus points if you can figure out that obscure reference) that draws people in close. For instance she recently went in to do some personal banking and at the conclusion of the visit her banking representative came around the desk to give Daria a hug goodbye. Seriously, how often does that happen? More recently, Daria met a bright young doctor, Kristina, at a women’s conference. Daria has told me so much about Kristina that I’ve looked forward to meeting her for several weeks. Friday night we met at Earl’s for dinner and had a fabulous time. I...