Category Archives: Teachings of the Prophets

“Among All the Workmanship of Mine Hands There Has Not Been So Great Wickedness”

This morning, I was thinking about what scripture teaches about the world we live on. The first scripture that came to mind (while shaving) is found in Moses 7:36. I’ve been interested in the Savior’s teachings about this earth when He … Continue reading

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Heavenly Father Provides Mountains to Climb So We Can Become Like Him

Heavenly Father Provides Us with Mountains to Climb So We Can Become Like Him Acquiring and growing a testimony is like climbing a mountain. As we ascend the mountain we can turn and view the vista behind us, and feel … Continue reading

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Counseling God or Following Blindly Versus Counseling with God

The title of this post outlines three ways we can approach the Heavenly Father as we deal with the various issues of life. I’ve experienced all three ways of dealing with the Heavenly Father at different times in my life. … Continue reading

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Is America in Peril?

I admit—I’ve developed a pessimistic view of America’s future in recent years. When the twin towers went down on 9-11-2001, I was amazed at the way American’s responded. Everywhere I looked people were flying our flag; in their cars, houses, … Continue reading

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Preparing for LDS Conference this Weekend

I’m looking forward to conference this weekend. In preparation I made a list of things I can do to prepare. What would you add to or delete from this list? 1.  Pray for those who will speak in conference this … Continue reading

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Hearken to the Words of My Servants the Prophets, Whom I Sent Unto You

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Office of the First Presidency 47 East South Temple Street, Salt Lake City, Utah 84150 June 28, 2014 In God’s plan for the happiness and eternal progression of His children, the blessings … Continue reading

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Quotes from General Conference–Three of my Favorite

Today the church put up the written version of the talks given during the most recent General Conference. Following are three quotes from my personal favorites. Did you have a favorite? If so, how about sharing it. I am convinced … Continue reading

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President and Sister Monson on “Promptings”

This weekend members of the church have the privilege of hearing from the Lord’s chosen leaders for this day and time. Each of them has certainly invested a great deal of effort in prayer and preparation as they have selected … Continue reading

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An Invitation from the Father and the Son: First and Second Comforter

We learn from the Savior about love, and the relationships that can be ours with the Father and the Son, if we really love them. From John 14:21-26 according to the Amplified Bible here. 21 The person who has My … Continue reading

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So Long President Hinckley

Update: I just learned about Glenn Beck, and his radio program. Follow this link for a thoughtful tribute to President Hinckley. Read his bio (here), interesting man. A few of my favorite quotes spoken by President Hinckley: “…Stay close to … Continue reading

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