Faith

Faith What is it?  Where does it come from?  How do we obtain it?       It has been a main source of topic for me as of late.  Each Mormon I speak with tries to tell me it is from within us.  That it is a work we perform with our own free will and we should try to...

Tip of the Day, January 17

January 17 - We are adopted sons and daughters of God.  John 1:13; “Which were born, not of blood, nor of the will of the flesh, nor of the will of man, but of God”.  _____ The word begotten means to procreate, as a father or sire.  Webster’s Unabridged Dictionary....

Tip of the Day, January 16

January 16 – In Genesis we find the account of when man came to be.  Chapter 1:26 says; “And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness…” _____ As Christians we believe the Scriptures to be the infallible Word of God – theopneustos.  It is literally...

Atonement of Jesus Christ

THE ATONEMENT Answers to Gospel Questions 4:17; “To many, like the writer, such a custom is repugnant and contrary to the true worship of our Redeemer. Why should we bow down before a cross or use it as a symbol? Because our Savior died on the cross, the wearing of...

Tip of the Day, January 12

January 12 – 1 Timothy 3:2; “A bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one wife, vigilant, sober, of good behaviour, given to hospitality, apt to teach”.  _____ Paul was obviously making sure the men of the church understood their roles as leaders.  They are to...

Burning in the Bosom

Burning in the Bosom       This article came about because of an e-mail I received last month (November 2008).  Someone wrote in to comment about another article I wrote called “Mormon Lifestyles”.       The person who wrote in kept telling me they “feel” that my...