Discussion 5 – Living a Christlike Life There are four principles discussed with the investigator in this lesson they are: The Two Great Commandments Sacrifice Brings Blessings Fasting and Fast Offerings Tithing Judging by the title of the discussion and the principles it teaches, I think we can safely say the lesson the investigators are […]
Acts 17:26; “And hath made of one blood all nations of men for to dwell on all the face of the earth, and hath determined the times before appointed, and the bounds of their habitation”. Diary Excerpts of Thomas A. Clawson, Signature Books Library; “– 105 years ago today – Mar 11, 1912 — [Thomas […]
Today we’re looking in the Book of Mormon for the all elusive seven feasts the Lord ordained in the OT. This article stems from my search in the Book of Mormon looking for the word Passover or any other feasts we read about in the Old Testament, What I discovered is that you won’t find […]
The name of this week’s lesson is “Come to the House of the Lord” and it centers on activities that take place in the OT temple and the LDS temples today. I’m starting this review with quoting the very last thing the teacher’s instruction manual said for lesson #30. “Challenge class members to be more […]
The other day I received a donation letter in the mail asking for support for Mitt Romney. Out of frustration and concern that the general public knows very little about where Romney truly stands I sent the following letter to the campaign, and now I’m sharing it with you.
September 4 – Jude 1:24-25; “Now unto him that is able to keep you from falling, and to present you faultless before the presence of his glory with exceeding joy, To the only wise God our Saviour, be glory and majesty, dominion and power, both now and ever. Amen.”
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XyD1FSC3d08] When I hear songs like the one above by Casting Crowns I can’t help but flash back to a time when my view of Jesus was very different from what it is today. As a Mormon the Jesus I believed in was my elder spirit brother, he was also a created being and the […]
Bishops and Young Women in the Ward Throughout my life as a Mormon I served in many areas of the Church. However, the one place I spent most of my time was in the Young Women’s program. I served as a counselor to the president and then as a Young Women’s president.
“Lord Increase Our Faith”, page 64; “The real focus on the Book of Mormon should be on the details of the book itself, not on the details of the process by which it came forth. Although we do not know everything about the process of its coming forth or its translation, the Book of Mormon […]