Our mind is a 24/7 theater for the competing enticements of Light and Dark. However, the two do work differently. Light whispers and involves the finer reflexes of our heart. Dark, on the other hand, is loud and works by jamming our channels with doubt, immorality and resentment. In short, the enticements we adopt and spotlight on our mind stage become our choices of whom we “list to obey.”
Mortals forgiving other mortals has to be at the top of life’s catch 22 list. How ironic beings who are predisposed to weakness and who step on each other’s toes…are required to magically produce enough strength of character to forgive others while they have their own toes stomped on.
Mosiah 18-24 Wow! Do the grueling episodes from this week’s Mosiah chapters give you pause too? Amulon is the ultimate toxic person. This story reminds us that difficult circumstances and people are the groundwork of this mortal experience. Even the “most blessed” of us navigate them on a reoccurring basis. While this might seem like…
[Mosiah 7-10] Who can keep up with him? Promises like “fasten your seat-belts” and “eat your vitamin pills” have exceeded expectations.