Log In Sign Up

General Conference!


Forum: LDS Parenting

Notices

Welcome to the JustMommies Message Boards.

We pride ourselves on having the friendliest and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment and register for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers. If you have any problems registering please drop an email to boards@justmommies.com.

Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!

Reply Post New Topic
  Subscribe To LDS Parenting LinkBack Topic Tools Search this Topic Display Modes
  #1  
April 4th, 2012, 12:13 PM
geogeek's Avatar Marsi's Mommy
Join Date: May 2009
Location: In yonder mountains
Posts: 9,339
I loved General Conference this year. There were talks that reminded me of myself, of friends, of family and it was just really, really good! My favorite quote was from Dieter F. Uchtdorf "don't hate me because I sin differently from you".

I think my favorite talk was Special Lessons by Ronald A. Rasband. I have to admit that I felt so cheated with Marsi. It took 5 miscarriages to get her, then her hospitalization after birth, then on top of it all...heart problems. That talk really made me have perspective and truly appreciate the special little girl with everything she brings into my life.

Was there a conference talk that just hit you like it was given just for you? I hope that you enjoyed it at much as me!
__________________


Thank you *kiliki* for my beautiful siggy!

Reply With Quote
  #2  
April 4th, 2012, 02:34 PM
*Sharon*'s Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Mar 2007
Posts: 35,708
I love that quote by Dieter F. Uchtdorf. I think he said it was on a bumper sticker. It's so true isn't it!?

I don't have my notes handy, but I will have to grab them out and quote my favorite parts later.

And my mom had some similar experiences you've had. She had 5 miscarriages before being able to carry her first bio child (me) to term. And then when she was pg with triplets, one died. And her 2nd bio child was high needs/special needs.
__________________

Sharon, wife to Noah; mom to Belle (12.5), Ryllan (10), Finn (6), and Zane (3).


Reply With Quote
  #3  
April 5th, 2012, 04:38 AM
Butter's Avatar Heather the Mama Duk
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: San Antonio TX
Posts: 28,853
I haven't watched it yet. Saturday my uncle was here all day. He's not LDS. Sunday I turned on the TV to put on the Roku and the lamp on the TV blew out! It was only 4 months old so it definitely shouldn't have (at least it's under warranty so we can return it). So I had to order a new lamp. It arrived yesterday so we have TV again. The internet was too slammed so we couldn't get in. The archives should be up now on the Mormon Channel on the Roku so now we can watch.
__________________


~Heather, wife to Jamie (15 years; June 5, 1998) and mom to
Ani - 14 (February 15, 2000), Cameron - 12 (October 3, 2001),
Fritz - 7 (July 11, 2006), and Adrian - 5 (June 19, 2008)
Smaller on the Outside

Reply With Quote
  #4  
April 5th, 2012, 05:50 PM
*Sharon*'s Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Mar 2007
Posts: 35,708
I'm glad it happened while it was still under warranty Heather. But still no fun. Conference was great.

Again...I'll be back with my notes. It is getting late tonight.
__________________

Sharon, wife to Noah; mom to Belle (12.5), Ryllan (10), Finn (6), and Zane (3).


Reply With Quote
  #5  
April 12th, 2012, 07:11 PM
Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 2,705
I loved Elder Packer's talk. This conference was SO good!
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #6  
May 7th, 2012, 08:56 PM
Member
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 12
I loved that quote too! Definitely my favorite. I really need to find that Bumper Sticker! LOL
Reply With Quote
Reply

Topic Tools Search this Topic
Search this Topic:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 08:21 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0