Sunday Thoughts: You Are Not Your Mistakes

Sunday Thoughts: You Are Not Your Mistakes

A while ago, when I was teaching Sunday school, I mentioned that we all tend to have what I like to refer to as “pet topics”. The things we choose to think about when we don’t really have to think about anything.

Like when we’re called on to give a comment on something in church, and we think, “Well I don’t know much about that, but I have quite a lot to say on this other topic ‘cause I think about it all the time.”

For me that topic is encompassed in forgiveness, repentance, and the Atonement. All of those thoughts meshed into one.

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I Believe Something Is Wrong with the BYU Honor Code

I Believe Something Is Wrong with the BYU Honor Code

Yeah, I said it. I believe there’s something wrong with the Honor Code at BYU.

Not necessarily with the specific standards of right and wrong, but rather in the motivation behind these standards.

The simple act of creating a list of actions and consequences is pointless if it doesn’t serve a greater purpose.

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