50+ LDS Quotes on Faith

If there are any good quotes you don’t see here…comment them below! General Conference “Faith in the Lord Jesus Christ is not something ethereal, floating loosely in the air. Faith does not fall upon us by chance or stay with us by birthright. It is, as the scriptures say, “substance …, the evidence of things Read more about 50+ LDS Quotes on Faith[…]

Who Does This Book Belong To?

Have you ever sat in church or had the missionaries come over to your house and are given a copy of The Book of Mormon?  “Write your testimony in it and share your favorite scriptures,” you are told.  Find a person that you can give This Book to this month. Many times we are given this Read more about Who Does This Book Belong To?[…]

Walk in Newness of Life

The fourth Article of Faith states: “We believe that the first principles and ordinances of the Gospel are: first, Faith in the Lord Jesus Christ; second, Repentance; third, Baptism by immersion for the remission of sins; fourth, Laying on of hands for the gift of the Holy Ghost.” The Savior revealed the true method of Read more about Walk in Newness of Life[…]

Thou shalt love the Lord thy God and thy neighbor as thyself

In the twenty-second chapter of Matthew, beginning at verse 34, we read of a Pharisee, who was a lawyer by trade, who asks the Savior a question, “Master, which is the great commandment in the law?” The Savior answers him, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy Read more about Thou shalt love the Lord thy God and thy neighbor as thyself[…]

Lord, teach us to pray

And it came to pass, that, as he was praying in a certain place, when he ceased, one of his disciples said unto him, Lord, teach us to pray, as John also taught his disciples. – Luke 11:1 Throughout the Christian world many people commonly refer to the passages of Scripture found in Matthew 6:9-13 Read more about Lord, teach us to pray[…]

If Ye Have Desires to Serve God

When I served as a member of the Stake High Council, one of my responsibilities was organizing and teaching the Missionary Preparation classes. The perspective missionaries who attended the classes were encouraged to memorize Doctrine and Covenants Section 4. As they prepared to embark in the service of their God, they were encouraged to not Read more about If Ye Have Desires to Serve God[…]

Why Do Bad Things Happen To Good People?

The Question A question that you most certainly will get at some point in your mission is this question of “Why do bad things happen to good people?” It’s a tough question to answer and really, no satisfactory answer if one is so inclined not to believe in God or is still in the bitterness Read more about Why Do Bad Things Happen To Good People?[…]

My Purpose As a Missionary – Part 1

A missionary is so many things it is hard to pin it down to any one responsibility, so this is a four-part series. The four responsibilities of a missionary come from Preach My Gospel. Being the Lord’s Mouthpiece When the Savior began his ministry he called missionaries, called the Seventy, to go out two by Read more about My Purpose As a Missionary – Part 1[…]