John 14:23 “Jesus answered and said unto him, If a man love me, he will keep my words: and my Father will love him, and we will come unto him, and make our abode with him.” On January 19, 2017, an image on the front page of the LDS website caught my attention. For whatever […]
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Deceitful Lies at General Conference October 2015
Swearing Allegiance to False Memories General Conference, ‘Remembering in Whom We Have Trusted,’ October 2015; “Before we came to this earth, we participated as spirit sons and daughters of God in a grand council.2 Each of us was paying attention, and none of us fell asleep. In that council our Father in Heaven presented a plan. […]
Does Repentance Makes Man New?
Ensign, General Conference, General Priesthood Session, ‘Keep the Commandments,’ November 2015;“We have been infinitely blessed by the change that can only come through repentance made possible by the Atonement of Jesus Christ.” Our Savior died to provide you and me that blessed gift. Despite the fact that the path is difficult, the promise is real. […]
Is Mormonism Bringing You Closer to Christ?
Our question today isn’t rhetorical, rather, it stems from a comment made by LDS apostle Dieter Uchtdorf at the October 2015 General Conference. Couched in a long sermon, Mr. Uchtdorf said all members would benefit from asking themselves a series of questions to evaluate where they are in life. This way, he said, they’d also […]
Henry Eyring’s Lies about the Holy Ghost
General Conference, ‘The Holy Ghost as Your Companion,’ October 2015; This talk given by Mormon apostle Henry Eyring has to be one of the most drawn out, fallacious speeches I’ve read in a long time. There are no less than ten references made about the Holy Spirit, all of which are lies. You can read […]
Should You Give Joseph Smith a Break?
General Conference, ‘Faith Is Not by Chance, but by Choice,’ October 2015 LDS apostle, Neil Andersen gave a speech at the General Conference last week hammering home the importance of how their faith in ‘things not seen’ must override any negative thoughts, or facts, plaguing their minds. Faith can be a hard thing to come […]
Church Names Three New Apostles
The LDS Church has three new apostles, bringing the total count of Mormon apostles in their 185 year history to a staggering number of 100. Think about this for a moment… Can you just imagine Jesus putting His stamp of approval on such a thing? I, for one, cannot! Today we’re looking at the Church’s […]
General Conference at a Glance October 2015
Today’s post is on the summary of what Mormons can expect to hear at General Conference this weekend, October 3-4, 2015. Somehow their insights still surprise me, even though I know they shouldn’t. The leader of their primary conference talked about the so-called divine nature everyone is endowed with, and with no apologies she compares […]