...upon these I write the things of my soul,
and many of the scriptures...For my soul
delighteth in the scriptures, and my heart
pondereth them, and writeth them for the
learning and the profit of my children.
(2 Nephi 4:15)
"What is to be done?"
"...if any person needed wisdom from God, I did; for how to act I did not know..."
Composition: The Lost is Found
for SATB Chorus and Piano, by Michael and Jenny Whatcott
Assignmnents and Ifs
Should assignment statements be inlined into if statements by default?
Discipine => Traction
The counterintuitive constraints of discipline provide empowering traction!
Reciever Names in Go
Commentary on the 'Receiver Names' section of 'Code Review Comments'. You may not like it.
According to Our Infirmities
Part of Jesus' amazing grace is the merciful truth that he suffered through the very infirmities he gave to us.
The Physical Body
Heavenly Father's Amazing Gift
Comprehensive indices of my church music compositions and collaborations.
Hymn: We Worship God
by Dirk Whatcott and Michael Whatcott
Hymn: In Temples
by Joyce Holladay Glenn and Michael Whatcott
Song: I Can Have Joy
by Jenny and Michael Whatcott
Who saved his life on at least one occasion.
More Sister Scriptures
The scriptures are consistent and self-fulfilling.
Moving in his Majesty and Power
The creations and servants of God allow us to see him moving in his majesty and power.
Hymn: Come Unto Christ
by Bryan and Jana Amundson and Michael Whatcott
From October 2018 General Conference
If this, then that...
The scriptures are full of conditional logic.
Hymn: Preach My Gospel
by Dirk Whatcott and Michael Whatcott
Hymn: Remember Me
by Bryan Amundson and Michael Whatcott
Call for Collaborators: New Hymns and Primary Songs
Have you ever wanted to team up with a composer to write a hymn or primary song? Now's your chance!
The Clean Coder
Thank you "Uncle Bob" Martin!
What's your next step?
Why not let the Master Teacher show you?
Selected references bear striking resemblance to one another.
1 Tomato, 2 Tomato, 3 Tomato, 4!
How discipline with time management facilitates pair programming.
God has promised amazing blessings to those that meet his expectations.
A few of my favorite TLAs
How GTD helped me learn a bit more about TDD.
Your (home teaching) family
The nature of home teaching asks us to open our hearts to people as if they are part of our extended family.
O, that I were an angel!
The Sabbath is a Sign
The Lord gave the Sabbath day as a 2-way sign between us and him.
The heart of the Shepherd
To what lengths will the shepherd go for his sheep?
Nephi had charity for his people
...and great faith in Christ that [he would] meet many souls spotless.
Embedding is beneficial
...whereas an explicit interface keyword is harmful
Go code that stutters
"You keep using that word...I don't think it means what you think it means..."
On the morrow
...in the place where Jesus would show himself...
Personal Affirmations in the Scriptures
Powerful positive statements that can help shape our thoughts and actions
The Main Thing
...is to keep the Main Thing the Main Thing...
Jacob Marley's Regret
"At this time of the rolling year I suffer most..."
Our spirits, like our bodies must be cared for.
What do the scriptures teach about personal productivity?
Magnifying our calling
What's an effective way to think about the word 'magnify'?
Extending Our Mortal Probation
...is actually an attainable blessing, worth striving for.
Shameless and blameless
Don't believe the voice that encourages you to hide.
Nephi would have had a great blog...
"...upon these I write the things of my soul, and many of the scriptures...For my soul delighteth in the scriptures, and my heart pondereth them, and writeth them for the learning and the profit of my children." (2 Nephi 4:15)
Home Teaching Reporting
(V)oluntary - (F)requent - (D)etailed
To hold the Priesthood is to repent
Alma 13 isn't just about the Priesthood, it's about how Priesthood holders repent.
A continuum of spiritual growth
Continuum: a sequence in which adjacent elements are imperceptibly different from each other, although the extremes are quite distinct.
Life is like a 3-act play
Otherwise entitled: 'How can we explain stuff that seems unfair?'
Talk - media and leisure
Appropriate use of media and keeping leisure activities in proper perspective
Choices for a New Year
A handout provided by the Spring Creek 8th Ward
Jacob the poet-prophet
A gifted writer, much of his writings are evocative in their imagery.
GoSublime + GoImports = :)
Had enough? -- build failed: imported and not used: 'fmt' --
pyspecs - Minimalistic BDD in Python
pyspecs is a testing framework that strives to achieve more readable specifications (tests) by leveraging some fancy syntactic sugar and auto-discovery of tests/specifications (specs).