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Author: Michael Cox

What does it mean to become “born again”?

During Sunday School today we were reading John 3:2-6. The discussion came up of what the Lord meant by being “born again”. The typical answer of being baptized and receiving the gift of the Holy Ghost and other comments where made. As everyone was speaking and quotes were read from various Latter-day Prophets and Apostles […]

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Stock Pick – February 6, 2019

I purchased 10 shares in AppFolio (APPF) for $63.25 today. They do not pay a dividend but are a growth company. AppFolio is a cloud services company. They provide Software As a Service (SAAS) to 2 different vertical markets. Their main product is for property management companies. They are one of the largest (I think […]

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January 2019 dividends

During January 2019, I received $412.38 in dividends. Look at monthly recaps from other months. For other months visit my Monthly Dividend Recap page. Symbol Stock Amount  JPM  JPMORGAN CHASE &CO. COM 8.06  QYLD  GLOBAL X FDS NASDAQ 100 COVER 8.88  SPAXX  FIDELITY GOVERNMENT MONEY MARKET 4.29  BKS  BARNES &NOBLE INC COM 31.50  GE  GENERAL […]

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Stock Picks – December 5, 2018

Stock Pick It’s hard to believe that it’s been several months since I last posted a stock pick. The market has been very volatile of late however, making stock picking difficult. US security markets are closed today. This will give you some time to research my latest stock pick to see if it would be a good […]

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An Angel preaching another gospel

A common criticism of The Book of Mormon: Another Testament of Jesus Christ is it is “violating” scripture by adding to the Bible. Over several blog articles I will attempt to explain what the prophets were saying, giving context and showing how this concern is unfounded. For this post I will discuss the criticism found by misunderstanding […]

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Stock Picks – August 13, 2018

Stock pick I believe one of the best deals currently is AT&T (NYSE:). When something thinks of AT&T they typically think of a telecommunication company, which sells cell phone service, telephone lines, fiber connections, perhaps satellite TV (DirecTV), cable TV, and over the top TV (DirecTV Now and Watch TV). In other words AT&T is […]

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Back to School Family Home Evening

Tomorrow Mikey starts 7th grade, Josh 5th, and Hannah 3rd. In one week Lizzy will start Kindergarten. Amanda and I decided to hold a short family home evening. Josh read 1st Samuel 16:7. We talked about how the Prophet Samuel was looking for the next King and how he learned that’s the Lord doesn’t care about […]

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Stock Picks – July 26, 2018

Stock Pick # 1 I recently purchased shares of MongoDB Inc ((). MongoDB Inc was originally founded in 2007 and is the developer of the MongoDB database. I use MongoDB in some of the technology that I sell and service and their popularity continues to grow. They are still a small company but growing fast, […]

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Stock Picks – July 23, 2018

Stock Pick # 1 Today I purchased shares of telecom giant AT&T (). AT&T is currently paying a 6% dividend and has been continuously paying and growing this dividend for the last 34 years! Once its merger of Time Warner is finally complete, AT&T will be the 5th largest company in the United States. AT&T […]

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Where does the time go?

Its July 22, 2018. Let that sink in for a minute. 20-years ago it was just a few weeks before my senior year of high school. 14-years ago, my wife and I had been married just a few months. 10-years ago we were in the beginnings of what is now called “The Great Recession”. 5-years […]

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