Posts Tagged ‘Opposition’

The anticipated experience, which took place last night, once again proved that the  opposition that preceded it was  an indication of how wonderful it was going to be.

Suffice it to say that I DO believe committees in heaven work closely with committees on earth.  My conviction of this has been magnified after witnessing what happened yesterday.   It is like singing in the choir, and knowing there must have been a choir of angels singing along with you, making the performance spectacular.  But the stage has to be set, and covenants must be valued.   Principle must meet practice, and then heaven joins in the celebration of marriage.

This I’ll file under axle.   “There is lift in opposition” (a talk by Russell M. Nelson)



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AXLE: The muscle of the wagon.  “There is LIFT in opposition”  

I get myself into trouble quite regularly by offering my opinions in other religious circles.  But whenever I put my testimony out there to anyone, it gives me “lift”.  In this type of opposition there is lift.  What about other types?  I have learned to recognize when an anticipated experience is going to be wonderful by relating to the opposition that precedes it.
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