Monthly Archives: April 2013

Forever Strong, and becoming a rugby fan

About a year ago, I came upon the movie “Forever Strong” The movie offered a somewhat different take on the traditional sports flick. In most sports movies, the team starts off from an underdog position. Then in the course of … Continue reading

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April 2013 General Conference Sunday afternoon session

This is the final session of the 2013 April General Conference They have a woman giving the opening prayer for the session. This is the first time in 183 General Conferences that this has happened. Yesterday was the first time … Continue reading

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April 2013 General Conference Priesthood session

As I said last fall, the Priesthood session is one of my favorite events in the church. You get a nice evening to spend some time with the other Priesthood holders, and then you get a session of Conference specifically … Continue reading

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April 2013 General Conference Sunday morning session

We have the Mormon Tabernacle Choir providing the music this morning, Henry B Eyring is conducting the session. President Uchtdorf is asked to give the opening talk this morning. We often feel like we are surrounded by darkness. We might … Continue reading

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April 2013 General Conference Saturday Afternoon Session

We’ve got a choir of BYU students providing the music for this session. Henry B Eyring conducting. We’re going to start this session off with the sustaining of Church authorities and the annual report. So here’s some quick stats on … Continue reading

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April 2013 General Conference Saturday Morning

Conference begins at 10AM on Saturday morning mountain time. So we call it the Saturday morning session, even though it’s noon over here. The session will last two hours, and then there is a two hour break. Many members are … Continue reading

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April 2013 General Conference Preview, reviewing Oct 2012 General Conference

It’s been 6 months since the last General Conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. The leadership of the Church has gathered at Salt Lake, and in a few hours, the first session will begin. Ever … Continue reading

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