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This is the blog of Jenny Smith. I mostly blog about my calling in the LDS or Mormon Church.

72 hour kit information updated

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I received an email from a viewer the other day pointing out that there were some bad links on my Emergency Preparedness page on 72-hour kits over at MormonShare.com.  I wrote that article what seems like a hundred years ago and haven’t thought about it in ages.  It was good to get some feedback and […]

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2016 Mutual Theme: Press Forward with a Steadfastness in Christ

The 2016 mutual theme is Press Forward with a Steadfastness in Christ. Find a ton of great ideas for your Press Forward activity below:  2016 mutual theme ideas More Press Forward Ideas Information on the Theme Church leaders have announced the Mutual theme for 2016. The theme is “Wherefore, ye must press forward with a steadfastness in Christ, having a perfect brightness of hope, and a love of God and…
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Lance Buckley is missing

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The son of a close family friend has gone missing.  Lance Buckley was last seen on May 5, 2015, near Howard University in Washington DC.  Lance’s wife, Amy, and their two daughters are desperately searching for Lance and hope he will see how desperately they are working to bring him home. Please share a link […]

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D&C 121-123: The Missouri Mormon War and Extermination Order

This was a fun lesson to research.  I am really enjoying the Joseph Smith Papers videos and finding they are very helpful in setting the stage for my class.  Since they are older and I have more time per lesson, we are able to get into some really interesting history details. I was interested to know that sections 121-3 are all from a 29 page letter Joseph Smith wrote while…
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Legitimate leaves! Day 15

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It’s been a few days since I’ve looked at my tomato seedlings, and I’m excited to see that so many of them are looking so good! Several of the seedlings that I thought weren’t going to come up have come up. Right now only the two Italian Roma pucks remain barren. I think they probably […]

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Tomato seedlings – Day 6

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Hooray! Most of my tomatoes have sprouted! The Italian Roma has not sprouted any, but all the others have at least one sprout. Once Stupice and one Mortgage Lifter haven’t sprouted yet. But other than that I’m really happy with the success on these tomato seedlings. Last year I put the tomato seedlings under the […]

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Tomato seedlings – Day 6

Hooray! Most of my tomatoes have sprouted! The Italian Roma has not sprouted any, but all the others have at least one sprout. Once Stupice and one Mortgage Lifter haven’t sprouted yet. But other than that I’m really happy with the success on these tomato seedlings. Last year I put the tomato seedlings under the grow light after the seedlings had sprouted and were showing leaves like these in the…
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Tomatoes planted

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After last year’s disaster, I decided to try again growing my own tomatoes from seed.  This year I’ve planted six varieties: Stupice (blue label) Mortgage Lifter (purple label) Bush Steak Hybrid (yellow label) Cherokee Purple (purple label) Italian Grape – unknown variety (green label) Italian Roma – unknown variety (green label) My little stakes are […]

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D&C 113-120

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So this was the easiest lesson I’ve prepared all year.  I used to have easy ones like this all the time when I was teaching Seminary, but this is the first time that it’s come so easily for one of these multi-chapter weekly lessons. I have been recording the Joseph Smith Papers documentary videos off […]

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