Why Valentines Day Is For Everyone

pattypooh67:

Awesome idea

Originally posted on MORMON SOPRANO:

My daughters have declared war on Valentine’s Day. OK, perhaps “war” is a bit too strong – how about we call it a “determined cultural protest”. Why? Because, in a nut shell, they are single and unattached, therefore, they feel that Valentines Day does not apply to them. Furthermore, the whole idea feels like a harsh reminder that they “have no love life” (their words, not mine).

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Apparently, Valentines Day can be pretty darn depressing for those who feel lacking in love. I can’t remember ever feeling resentment toward Valentines Day during my “pre-love-life” years. But, I admit it’s been more than a couple of decades, so perhaps my memory just fails me. Needless to say, I would like to submit;

Valentines Day really is for EVERYONE – whether you’re single, married, attached, unattached, or anything in-between.

Here are THREE REASONS why my daughters – and any anyone else feeling a bit “love-lorn” this week – can see this holiday with a fresh…

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You’ll Never Run Out Of Love

pattypooh67:

Wonderful blog.

Originally posted on MORMON SOPRANO:

It’s Musical Monday, and I have a sweet treat for you! In honor of February – the “Month of Love” – I’ve created a music video of the song “You’ll Never Run Out of Love”, sung by another very talented Mormon Soprano, 16-yr old Anna Richey. ♥ I just couldn’t resist this great message! Enjoy!  – MoSop 

[Please be sure to “like” and “share” it with everyone you love!] :)

Anna Richey @theannarichey, a 16 yr old singer & a Mormon Anna Richey @theannarichey, is a 16 yr old singer & a Mormon

P.S. You can download this song, and many more awesome original tunes FOR FREE at LDS.org/youth/music

Go check it out! :)

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Video Legal Stuff:

I do not own the copyright for this music, and I was not able to find out who wrote the song to give them credit (is it Anna?) – however this mp3 is available for free download in the public domain.

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Heart, Might, Mind & Strength

D & C 4:2 says   “Therefore, O ye that embark in the service of God, see that ye serve him with all your heart, might, mind and strength, that ye may stand blameless before God at the last day.”

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I have heard and read this scripture a lot today!!  It is an awesome scripture.

I know that “I” personally do better when I give ALL of myself to my Higher Power. Whether I am trying to determine His will in my life, or whether I am fulfilling my calling a RS instructor, or taking care of my grandchildren, or fulfilling my responsibilities as a sponsor. If I do my BEST to keep Patty out of it and keep all of the focus on “God’s Will” everything just works out better.

It’s all about “God’s Will” for me today. I work diligently every day to stay there.

Here is a really awesome blog by MMM, go check it out.

I hope you have a great day!!!!  (((HUGS)))

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This Is The Christ – The Healer Of Our Souls

pattypooh67:

He has healed my soul

Originally posted on MORMON SOPRANO:

Tonight Mr. Mo and I attended the adult session of our Stake Conference [a “Stake” is a collection of congregations – called “Wards” – in an assigned area].  The theme of our meeting was ‘Becoming more like the Savior‘. There were so many beautiful  and inspiring messages! In conclusion a choir sang one of my favorite songs; This Is the Christ. The lyrics of this song are a poem written by the late apostle President James E. Faust (1910-2008), which he shared shortly prior to his death. The music was composed by Michael F. Moody and arranged for the Mormon Tabernacle Choir (performing below) by Darwin Wolford.

I will include the full lyrics below. Tonight I was particularly moved by the phrase “Healer of our soul“, what a beautiful and hope-filled promise! Also, the stirring query “How many drops of blood were shed for me?” This poem reminds us that he “ransomed us with love divine.” He loves us more than…

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Religion Is Not The Enemy, It is The Cure

pattypooh67:

Excellent blog. Had to re-post.

Originally posted on MORMON SOPRANO:

Yesterday a shocking and cowardly terrorist attack was perpetrated against the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo leaving at least a dozen dead, and a country in mourning. All who cherish freedom weeps with France. My heart is very heavy, and I pray for all who have been harmed by this senseless crime. There has been an outpouring of support and solidarity throughout Europe and the world. Hashtags #IamCharlie and #JeSuisCharlie are trending to show global support in this time of tragedy.

I join with all of those who are angered by this attack and who are resolved to stand for freedom of the press and freedom of expression. However, I have been very concerned by the “anti-religion” sentiments widely expressed across the internet and through media outlets. Some people have mistakenly chosen to believe that because this particular magazine was critical of religion, and because the terrorists claim to be acting in the name of “religion”, then it follows that religion itself is the enemy…

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Merry Christmas

I just love this video because I do believe that Jesus is gift!!

This is amazing!

and this is wonderful!!

(((HUGS)))

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O Holy Night: Christmas Gift

pattypooh67:

Beautiful

Originally posted on MORMON SOPRANO:

Here is a special Christmas video gift for you to enjoy this year, released to the world just in time – with lovely music from award-winning movie composer Robert Allen Elliott and scenes taken from the epic Bible Video series. This new video is stunning and moving, and is the perfect reminder of what Christmas really means. Enjoy! – MoSop

O Holy Night – A Christmas Video

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Some Christmas Videos for you

 

 

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He is the Gift

Here are some videos for you to watch:

 

 

(((HUGS)))

 

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Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Do not Define Me

pattypooh67:

“Let the courage define me” LOVE it

Originally posted on FighterZine:

There are many days that that the pain seems to be all I have.  This disease decides what I can do and how I can do it. That is all true but I am learning to pace myself. I am one of one million people who live with chronic pain. But I am also stronger than I ever imagined and I am Courageous.  I know I am not alone I have found The National Fibromyalgia and Chronic Pain Association and  I have a mission for our voices to be heard.Not just the pain filled cries but the hope and perserverance. Let courage define me.

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