FHE – Receiving a Testimony of Light

https://www.lds.org/general-conference/2014/10/receiving-a-testimony-of-light-and-truth – watch and discuss the video at the beginnings of the link: What did people use to think? What do we know now? What changed between belief and knowledge? Activity: – Pretend we went back in time 130 years. Take turns describing the following inventions/technologies: Jumbo Jet Airplane Microwave Smart Phone Pinterest Google or […]

Fear of Men and Fame

“Which Way Do You Face?” Elder Lynn G. Robbins, October 2014 General Conference In this talk, I’ve learned that I struggle with this particular challenge to make sure that I am facing the right way.  Both in my personal ministering and in professional/business activities. The reason for which Christ told those that received miracles at […]

“Finding Lasting Peace and Building Eternal Families”

“Finding Lasting Peace and Building Eternal Families,” L. Tom Perry, General Conference Oct. 2014 Applying the formula of faith to this talk: Hearing the word of God, finding points of action Taking action to experiment upon the words heard Sharing what I’ve learned as a result of that action   Men and women are shaped […]

The Savior’s Discourse on the Signs of the Second Coming

Matthew 24, Mark 13, Luke 12:37–48; 17:20–37; 21:5–38,  JST-Matthew 1, Doctrine & Coventants 45:16-59 I am brought to consider the role of the saints, those that would publish peace as part of the fulfillment of the last days. 1 Nephi 13:37 gives clarity to this particular point. For example, in Luke 21 there are great […]

The Last Week of the Savior’s Mortal Ministry

I have been brought to consider, personally, the events and geography of those events leading up to the Savior’s final days in mortality.  This study, as guided by the Spirit of the Lord, has illustrated to me in clear terms the “how it happened” and “where it happened” of these critical events in the history […]

“Let Your Faith Show,” Elder Russell M Nelson, April 2014

“Let Your Faith Show,” Elder Russell M Nelson, April 2014 A couple of quotes that really stand out to me in this rally cry of a conference talk: “The scriptures provide one of the best ways to find our course and stay on it. Scriptural knowledge also provides precious protection.” “In 1986, President Thomas S. Monson […]