Category Archives: Ann Lewis

Around the Quilts I Go!

My favorite two weekends of the year revolve around General Conference, a time when Prophets and Apostles of Jesus Christ speak to us and instruct us for the times we are living in.  Our family tradition is to spend these … Continue reading

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Our 2nd Missionary Reunion

We had such a Glorious evening last night with our missionaries!  It was like a glimpse of heaven to be in one room with so many we love so dearly.  Our mission family is expanding–more and more are returning home … Continue reading

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BYU Studies!

A new thing has happened to me this year–my name has been added to the list of the Editorial Board of BYU Studies!  Not just my name, but something that sounds very nice follows it:  “Independent scholar.”   I can’t think … Continue reading

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A Weekend Get-Away at the Grand America

Eleven years ago I received a lovely Christmas gift from John–a weekend get-away at the finest hotel west of the Mississippi.  Then life happened.  Every few years, we’d pull out the gift certificate and wonder when we might break away … Continue reading

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Some things just don’t belong there.

There is something growing in my shoulder that doesn’t belong there.  I finally went to a doctor this week and had these x-rays taken.  When he saw them, he said, “you have the mother of all mother’s calcium deposit growing … Continue reading

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A Visit to Reedley, My California Hometown

This last weekend, John, Claire, Graham and I flew to Fresno, then drove 40 minutes to my hometown in Reedley.  I love going home.  I love the good memories of the people and places of my childhood.  I love showing … Continue reading

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Be Still, My Heart!

Very few things in this world make my heart pound like having more space for BOOKS!!  This bookshelf is a new addition to our bedroom today. We had our carpets cleaned and stretched this last week.  That meant taking Everything … Continue reading

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Grandson Love!

Some pictures just need to be preserved for posterity.

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The Lord instructs W. W. Phelps about what records ought to be kept in Zion

Posted today on Ann’s Stories:  https://annlaemmlenlewis1.wordpress.com/ In the Doctrine and Covenants, section 85 is a Revelation given through Joseph Smith the Prophet, at Kirtland, Ohio, November 27, 1832. This section is an extract from a letter of the Prophet to William W. … Continue reading

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Little Drops in a Great Big Bucket Called Africa

John and I were asked to speak at a Stonewood Stake youth Fireside this evening about the growth of the Church in Africa and how we can apply what we learned there to our lives today. As I thought about … Continue reading

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