2014 Ward RS Presidency
light bulb switched on in my head, and I realized:
What is the point of life, if we don't make things special? We are not supposed to just drudge through. Sure, we can endure, like a bump on a log going through the motions, or we can make things memorable, special, and meaningful. That's what enriches our lives, and through our callings the lives of others.
(when your friend shows up wearing the same outfit as you at the Christmas party)
That's when I started realizing when I transitioned from primary to RS. I first was on the midweek meeting committee, and we were discussing how to get more ladies out to the midweek meeting. Part of it was that the "special"ness of the meeting was lacking. There was maybe one mention of the midweek meeting per month, usually the Sunday right before the Tuesday night meeting. Our solution started by promoting the heck out of it. After a couple of months there was a switch up in callings and I found myself as the counselor over
My goal as we plan midweek meetings are to keep them