I am sharing my journey for 31 days as I strive to become more like Him. My prayer is that you can find hope and peace in my words.
Today the prompt is:
"Learning is the only thing
the mind never exhausts,
and never regrets."
Leonardo Da Vinci
I was a youth, I learned a scripture that has stayed with me my whole life. It is simply this:
Mosiah 2:17 "And behold, I tell you these things that ye may learn wisdom; that ye may learn that when ye are in the service of your fellow beings ye are only in the service of your God".
Learning for me has become more than knowledge. It is more than finding out something new. It is so much more than books or lectures or talks or even the internet. As much as I love all those things (especially reading), I love learning more about my Heavenly Father. I love getting to know Him through the scriptures and through prayer. As I struggle to know Him better, I feel peace in my heart and soul. I find comfort in the simple things that surround me. I start to see Him in the beauty of a sunset, the love of my children, the helpfulness and compassion of my husband.
As I continue to learn about my Heavenly Father, I find myself working harder to become more like Him in every way. There is also a beautiful scripture in Psalms. (Is there anyone that doesn't love Psalms?) It says: