Scripture study on my mission was great. We were given 2 hours every day to study. We would study for an hour personally and another hour with our companion. Scripture study became exciting to me as I was constantly learning new things! I continued a great pattern of scripture study right up until I had kids.
Fast forward to today. I can barely roll out of bed in the morning while all my kids are up bouncing around with SO much energy. Even if I haven’t been up during the night, most mornings I feel like I’ve been hit by a train.
Finding those uninterrupted times to study the scriptures looks very different these days. No matter what time of day, there is always a chance that something will happen to interrupt my study, so it is definitely not as deep as it once was. I may not be able to devote the same amount of time as I used to, but I realize the importance of making this a daily habit in my life. [Read more…]