Spiritual Sunday: Fill Your Tank

Today was a Fast Sunday for my church, and on Fast Sunday, members of the congregation have the opportunity to go up to the podium and share their testimony. Sometimes a person will share a personal experience/anecdote┬áto illustrate their testimony. Today this brother (we call each other brothers and sisters) got up and shared a…

Spiritual Sunday: Fasting

In my church (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints), we observe a practice called fasting. Fasting can be done any time one feels the need, but as a whole, we participate in what we call “Fast Sunday,” which is usually the first Sunday of each month. On Fast Sunday, everyone who is able…

Physical Health & Spiritual Strength

Physical health and spiritual health are two things that are always on my mind…two things I am always striving for. Though we can certainly have one without the other–we may be physically robust with no thought for spiritual things, or we may be spiritual giants and plagued with illness–I am convinced that the two things…