Showing posts from September 29, 2011

Visit Ray at BYU-Hawaii.

So for spring break, the fam (and Cami) went to Oahu to visit Ray at BYU-Hawaii. It was way fun. I like breaks where you actually cross the ocean, because then you really feel like you're getting away from it all and don't have to worry about homework, boys, or anything! It's a wonderful feeling.

We did a lot of touristy things, since Cami had never been to Hawaii before. And of course, the Swap Meet! Oh how I love the Swap Meet. Lovely cheap jewelry. . . . I should have bought more. I always resist buying everything I want, but then I leave and realize it could be YEARS before I'm back, and I regret not buying out the whole market!! 
The waves were HUGE on North Shore, so we had fun taking pictures of them. The only time we really got in some huge waves was over near Hanauma Bay, and I almost got dragged out to the ocean. Ray had to come rescue me! 
Anyhow . . . the break is almost over and classes start tomorrow. I can't even get my head around doing homework agai…

A Vision Given to Heber Q. Hale

A Vision Given to
Heber Q. Hale
President of the Boise Stake

A heavenly manifestation given to Heber Q. Hale, President of the Boise Stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, as related by him at the Genealogical Conference held in the Auditorium of the Bishops' Building, Salt Lake City, Utah, October, 1920. (Requested by the Presidency of the Church in 1920.)

It is with a very humble and grateful spirit that I attempt to relate on this occasion, by request, a personal experience which is very sacred to me. I must of necessity be brief. Furthermore, there were certain things made known to me which I don't feel at liberty to relate here. Let me say by way of preface that between the hours of 12 and 7:30 in the night of January 20, 1920, while alone in a room at the home of W.F. Raween in Carey, Idaho, the glorious manifestation was vouchsafed to me.

I was not conscious of anything that transpired during the hours mentioned, except what I experienced in this mani…