What Did the Atonement Do for Mankind?

What Did the Atonement Do for Mankind?

 Alma 42:23; “But God ceaseth not to be God, and mercy claimeth the penitent, and mercy cometh because of the atonement; and the atonement bringeth to pass the resurrection of the dead; and the resurrection of the dead bringeth back men into the presence of God; and...

Discovering Grace – Atonement

Discovering Grace – Atonement

1 John 2:2 And he is the propitiation for our sins: and not for ours only, but also for the sins of the whole world. As a Mormon I heard the word atonement used in odd and often confusing ways.  Usually during General Conference I learned how I could apply it to my...

Discovering Grace – Atonement

Discovering Grace – Atonement

1 John 2:2 And he is the propitiation for our sins: and not for ours only, but also for the sins of the whole world. As a Mormon I heard the word atonement used in odd and often confusing ways.  Usually during General Conference I learned how I could apply it to my...

The Cross; God’s Altar for the Sins of Man

The Cross; God’s Altar for the Sins of Man

This past week has brought some interesting e-mails from several Mormons and I’ve noticed there was a theme running throughout most of them – the cross.  Several of those who’ve taken the time out of their busy days have pointed out they don’t hate it.  I thought it...

Tip of the Day, November 10

Tip of the Day, November 10

November 10 – Galatians 3:29; “And if ye be Christ's, then are ye Abraham's seed, and heirs according to the promise.” _____ The promise is that our Messiah has been delivered up for us so that we are counted as righteous and we have salvation through Him, meaning...

Tip of the Day, October 20

Tip of the Day, October 20

October 20 - John 8:31-32; “Then said Jesus to those Jews which believed on him, If ye continue in my word, then are ye my disciples indeed; And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.” _____ Absolutely nothing we could ever do would even come...

Tip of the Day, November 10

Mormon Dilemma 332

Atonement “The Atonement and the Journey of Mortality”, Liahona and Ensign, April 2012; “”The enabling power of the Atonement strengthens us to do and be good and to serve beyond our own individual desire and natural capacity.””—David A. Bednar Jude 1:24-25; “Now unto...

Tip of the Day, November 10

Glenn Beck speaks a at Christian Church, again

Well if you haven’t heard Glenn Beck is going on yet another “tour” where he will attempt to blur the lines between Christianity and Mormonism to the unknowing populace. As part of his”Restoring Love” campaign he visited HighPoint Church in Arlington, TX...