Will My Prayers Ever Get Off The Ground?

What is the point of praying?

What is the point of fasting?

There are many who have their own thoughts and opinions about both practices, but Ciara Simonson recently posted on her blog how the matter of what we do is secondary to the reason we do it.

In this post, Ciara Simonson talks about motives of our heart and that both prayer and fasting challenge us to change our habits, allowing us to live a life more focused on serving others without being so selfish.