Seminary lessons learned by a teacher

Editor's note: With the upcoming 100-year celebration of the LDS Church's seminary program, Mormon Times is sharing experiences and blessings from those who participated in the program.

It was after I taught seminary for a year that I learned sometimes the greatest rewards in life come after the greatest struggles.

On the morning of Friday, April 17, 2009, my wife, Lisa, found me in our basement and asked if I had received the “big phone call” yet. “Any minute now,” I replied.

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