Posts Tagged ‘service’

“The Church Asks So Much!” Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

July 9, 2017

Church can ask a lot/
of me, but The Savior can/
never ask too much.

Old Men Serving With New Tractors: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

June 19, 2017

I love having old/
men home teachers*. They serve with/
riding lawn mowers.

OR
*ministers. Home Teacher serving on riding lawnmower

The Worker Loaned His Cane: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

March 23, 2017

It shouldn’t surprise/
me to see kind service acts*/
in His Holy House.
OR
*acts of service

Temple Service At 10 Degrees: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

January 31, 2017

Pre-Sunrise Freezing Temple Bike Ride: Provo City Center Temple, January 2017, ServiceTemple bound, she rides/
her bike pre-sunrise, plus 10/
degrees. That’s service.
#IsThatAllysonsBike

Serving, Not Attending: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

January 29, 2017

You reach a point in/
life when you stop attending/
and just start doing.

I Chose Something Else: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

January 29, 2017

Four hundred folks at/
a singles dance. Me? I wrote,/
cooked for Mom, talked, prayed.

Where Is Chivalry? Here I Am With Deeds: Revolutionary IMprov Sonnet

January 18, 2017

I, a chivalric knight,
am still here,
fighting the fight
for those I hold dear.

Children and parents,
loved ones who’ve passed;
it makes more sense
to work for them at last.

And so my social life
can take a back seat.
I’ll find my new wife
who God wants me to meet,

by working on deeds of kindly service,
(even though waiting makes me real nervous!)

HIS Shepherds In A Small Midwestern Town: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

December 30, 2016

In a small Midwest/
town, ministering angels/
came to serve His flock.Ministering Angels in Omro Care Center

Why I Didn’t Go To The Dance: Revolutionary ImproVerse Rhyming Haiku

November 25, 2016

Some dance or romance/
late. That’s great. I’m learning to/
rise early and serve.Payson, Utah LDS Temple at Sunrise and Wasatch Mountains

Why Do Single Activities? Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

October 27, 2016

Is serving versus/
singling* my self righteousness?/
What would Jesus do?

*Singling: Any actions done by singles for the sole purpose of mingling, getting to know other singles, with no apparent redemptive value to humanity (bar hopping, dancing, hiking in a singles group, etc.)