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Seeds Of Every Kind For the Journey

Where your treasure is,  there   will  your  heart  be  also. RE 3 Nephi 5:36 (Sorry there is a weird link in this post and I don't know how to take it out) We read in 1 Nephi 2:6, an interesting sidenote, detail that Nephi includes in his account just after returning  from Jerusalem un to the tent of their father Lehi ,  bringing with him his brothers and the house of Ishmael. "And it came to pass that we had gathered together all manner of seeds of every kind, both of grain of every kind and also of the seeds of fruits of every kind." Then Nephi recounts a dream Lehi's was given, directly quoting his father in the 1st person, including many details and symbols. There is another reference to fruit. I think this is intriguing.  What does gathering all manner of seeds of grains and seeds of fruits of every kind , have to do with Lehi's vision? Maybe it is just a random thought Nephi is including to remind us to have a physical seed bank and provisions for a future

"Listen, listen", She's calling to you.

Many eternal truths are laying within plain sight all around us, each day.  Wisdom's guidance can be found all along the 7 pillars. "When any of us arrive at the end of the journey through the seven rungs of Jacob's ladder, we will discover that the Mother was present throughout that journey. She declared: "I lead in the way of righteousness, in the midst of the paths of judgement." She is present all along the way through the seven pillars. This recognition of the Heavenly Mother requires wisdom." (Our Divine Parents, pg23) Yesterday Evening a random yet familiar melody came into my mind and I started humming along, but I then I felt to look up the words. You may remember the movie from your childhood... Early each day to the steps of Saint Paul's The little old bird woman comes In her own special way to the people She calls, "Come, buy my bags full of crumbs" "Come feed the little birds, show them you care And you'll be glad if you d