As we are now in Spring, I thought it would be applicable to talk about the Spring and what it can represent for each of us. In Utah, Spring is a very different experience than Winter. There is literally more darkness in Winter and things are so cold that very little grows. People even experience seasonal depression. As we think about this time of year, let's think about how this relates to our lives. The concept of the seasons. First of all, we know every year that Spring is coming, but we also know that it is going. The winter darkness does not last forever either.
This is like working out. Every year many people want to look good in a swimsuit, but these thoughts only come to them in a panic when it is March or even April giving them little time to prepare. There is no guarantee we will look good in the harvest, but we still must stick to our plans and execute them EVERYDAY!
We cannot expect to get fit and swimsuit ready overnight. The same is true for every goal, but sometimes that means working in the darkness. Or preparing for the season in a season where you are wearing layers upon layers of