In light of new assignments, and stemming from recent conversations, and in light of scriptures such as this one: But notwithstanding those things which are written, it always has been given to the aelders of my church from the beginning, and ever shall be, to bconduct all meetings as they are directed and guided by […]
This is needed to be understood and embraced in our family. This could be done in a very creative way. I wonder if we couldn’t make it a focus with goals and reminders.
I’ve done a search for the term “meek” on my main Book of Mormon study blog this morning. I am surprised by how connected to the work of the Lord in the last days are the meek. Christ was possessor of two great attributes: meekness and lowliness of heart — no pride, no arrogance here.
My morning’s study has produced the result of a strong reminder of my faith in Christ. My studies went from Mosiah 15:1 to President Monson’s January 2012 First Presidency Message to the lyrics of “I Believe in Christ”. The experience has been gratifying and reassuring.
My brothers and sisters, I declare to you, however, that there is nothing which can bring more joy into our lives or more peace to our souls than the Spirit which can come to us as we follow the Savior and keep the commandments. That Spirit cannot be present at the kinds of activities in […]
This morning, after reading passages from Mosiah 15, I’ve prayed “Help me to become a more effective publisher of peace.”
Three things that converts, and all members of the Church, need to stay active: friendship opportunities to mature and serve in the Church nourishing by the word of God. Bishopric’s responsibilities to accomplish this includes facilitating fellowshipping opportunities assigning callings to each new adult member. ordaining worthy male converts to priesthood office. Ward Council helps […]
The Choice to Be Grateful, by President Henry B. Eyering, Ensign December 2011 This past week, I had the opportunity to put this teaching into practice in my own life. I prayed specifically to know who I could go and help. When the answer came I was able to go and spend time with that […]
Dare to be a Mormon; Dare to stand alone. Dare to have a purpose firm; Dare to make it known. –Dare to Stand Alone, Pres. Thomas S. Monson, October 2011 General Conference Priesthood Session
Rachel suggested that we do a family home evening lesson on Zion and what it means to establish Zion. Point to her patriarchal blessing and discuss that with the children. Here is where you will prepare for that assignment… Maybe take them on a car ride around the neighborhood and tell them we’re going to […]