It’s NEVER too Late

Never TOO Old to Move Forward

Never TOO Old to Move Forward

We have all heard the expression, “You can’t teach an old dog new tricks.” Well, I want to dispel that adage. I am encouraged by the words of C.S. Lewis: “You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.” This statement vitalizes my desire to push forward and not just 1502572_10154833365005109_4410521317484890515_n[1]sit back and let life pass me by just because I am in my senior years. The scriptures tell us that “men should be anxiously engaged in a good cause, and do many things of their own free will, and bring to pass much righteousness” (D&C 58:27). I may not be able to do all the physical things I used to do when younger, but I’ve discovered many new things I can do better than before. I want to be constantly learning and pushing myself forward. I want to identify and improve ways to serve my family, friends, and community. Good questions we can all ask ourselves are these: In what ways am I pushing myself to learn and master something new? How can I use these skills to serve or benefit others?

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