"Currently I am between callings as I move this week. I was just released from be in the nursery for almost a year...before that I was the primary pianist...before that I was in the primary teaching sunbeams. Needless to say, I'm jonesing for a…"
"Welcome to the AoM Travis.
As for law school advice, the most important things to know for law school admission is that it basically will boil down to your LSAT and GPA. And that is probably 90% of it. Letters of Recommendation are useful, but in…"
"I think my story parallels in many ways what has been said before me.
I think there is a fuzzy line in the church between doctrine and culture. Often times what is actually a cultural practice is thought to be doctrine. I've heard way too many…"
"One of my concerns with the directions our society is being pulled is what will happen to religious institutions if marriage becomes legally defined as a union between two consenting adults (sex undefined)? My worry is that because the line between…"
"I have to agree with what your bishop said, that it is better to be self-reliant and work on the Sabbath, than to rely on fast-offerings with the opportunity to not have to do so.
As a student, I certainly try to avoid doing to much studying on…"
"I might add that this was taken with a simple point & shoot and is completely in its unedited form. Straight from camera to computer sans touch-ups. I thought this picture really embodied fatherhood and the joys that can come from being a…"
Will your Grandkids fight over your leather bag when you're dead? Do people stop you to ask where you got your bag? This group is for people who love their bags, want leather maintenance tips or just want to share their personal bag story.See More
"That would be ideal. Somewhere along the line we seem to have lost respect for one another, and the desire to find a common ground. Nothing works when people won't find a common thread with which to build from..."
I was thinking about how with a change in perspective and the tone of language we used to describe something, we can easily make many day to day things into warped horror movie premises. Examples:When we eat meat and seafood, we are eating corpses. The terms meat and seafood basically exist because saying that we are eating corpses or flesh is really unpleasant sounding. We also say meat "went bad" or "spoiled" because actually describing it as flesh that has decomposed more than what we are…See More
"Of course there are people there who are not rich. I'm not referring to Swiss people, I'm referring to people from other countries wanting to live there. There are people mainly from Turkey living there doing menial jobs but they are all…"
"Re: Liam's comment, It also depends on how the program was framed from the get-go. My understanding of AA is that it's pure numbers and often leads to tokenism ("this guy's not qualified but I need X blacks on the crew to be…"
""I'd still have a problem with people getting preferential treatment because of things we can't change, such as sexual orientation, skin colour (unless it's Michael Jackson) etc."
IMO that's part of figuring all…"