“Strive”

"Sunday Sermon" I was thrilled when “strive” was added to the temple worthiness questions.  Instead of asking all-or-nothing questions like, “Are you honest in all your dealings?” the new questions ask: “Do you strive to be honest in all that you do?”"Do you strive for moral cleanliness in your thoughts and behavior?""Do you strive to … Continue reading “Strive”

Socrates: Do You Want Wisdom as Much as You Want Air?

Socrates, the ancient Greek philosopher, was famous for his love of knowledge and wisdom. The story is told that one day, a young man approached Socrates and asked for wisdom. Socrates said, "Come, follow me." The youth followed Socrates as he walked to the edge of the sea. The young man followed Socrates into the water … Continue reading Socrates: Do You Want Wisdom as Much as You Want Air?