that a lot of people think scripture reading is a challenge.
Because he relishes it as a privilege.
Every night he pleads, “Dad, will you read with me?”
Erik feigns reluctance– “Have you done your chores today? Is your homework finished?”
“I don’t know, it’s getting pretty late.”
They cuddle in and read a chapter (or two, if Gabe has been exceptionally good).
And I’m pretty sure that to him, the words aren’t antiquated or repetitive. He sees the Book of Mormon as one grand adventure story
I’m trying to keep up the reverse psychology on Mary, “Can I go listen to Gabriel read, mom?”
“Hmm, have you brushed your teeth? Is your schoolwork done? Do you promise to go back to bed?”
p.s. Kit and Kevin– the video reminds me of Darren.