Funny you should get this topic, because I was just talking to a few friends and one of them suggested this talk. http://lds.org/ensign/1999/11/hope-an-anchor-of-the-soul?lang=eng&query=HopeHope that helps. :)
The one by Pres. Uchtdorf a few conferences ago (Oct 2008). Very good stuff.
13th article of faith, darlin'.
i'm excited to hear about this! i'll think of something! we're home! call us! hehe