Be Worthy of Eternal Family Relationships

Be Worthy of Eternal Family Relationships

Dear Gramps, I have been married for 20 years in the temple and have 4 children. I have struggled with my husband who will not get a job, is grumpy and lazy.  I have been to sole provider of our home and am resentful.  I have stayed married because of my covenants but...
Preserving Ones Marriage

Preserving Ones Marriage

Dear Gramps, My husband and I are active church members. We serve in the temple. The problem is we argue much too much.  I have fasted and prayed about this many times over and have begged him to try to help us have a happier marriage.   I have asked him to go to...
Lord’s Blessings Are Eternal

Lord’s Blessings Are Eternal

Dear Gramps, I am married to a non member.  In my patriarchal blessing (which was given after I was married) it says my marriage will be sealed by the new and everlasting covenant.  I have two questions. Is a patriarchal blessing strictly for events in our earthly...
Importance of Confessing Our Sins

Importance of Confessing Our Sins

Dear Gramps, A few years after I was baptized I started to be immoral with my boyfriend. I talked to the bishop after the first time it happened but I continued bad behavior with different boyfriends all the while still being “active” i didn’t think I needed to go to...
How can I be in the world but not of the world?

How can I be in the world but not of the world?

Question Dear Gramps, I’m appreciative of the time you take to answer gospel-related questions. I’ve been very troubled lately by some experiences I’ve had in college. I’m a freshman, back from a mission in Peru, and now in my second semester at a college in Utah. I...
Dealing with Santa Claus in our Families

Dealing with Santa Claus in our Families

Dear Gramps, Sometime ago, I was having a discussion with my seminary teacher (also a former Bishop) about lying, and how he told us it was wrong. I remember asking him if it was wrong to lie to your children about Santa Claus and the Easter Bunny, and his reply was,...
What is True Love?

What is True Love?

Dear Gramps, Thanks for your columns!  I am 52 and divorced.  My ex-husband and I still love each other, but I am active again and won’t have sex with him.  He tries to manipulate me into it, and then argues, threatens me with needing to go to other women, etc.  What...
Our Ministering Angels

Our Ministering Angels

Dear Gramps, My mother passed on when I was very little, but I have often seen her in my dreams. In fact, when I joined the Church, it was because of something she told me to do that lead me to the Missionaries. She told me in my dream what would happen, and after I...
Become Truly Converted

Become Truly Converted

Dear Gramps, I am at my wit’s end.  I have been a faithful member of the church for the past 21+ years.  I take the Gospel in my life very seriously. My husband and I have raised three sons, the oldest of which is now serving a mission.  My parents have been...
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