Highlights for Doctrine and Covenants 115-120 Mostly, it’s because I live 5 miles from Adam-ondi-Ahman, and I’m partial to the beauty and spiritual power of it. It feels like an outdoor temple. It’s also where Adam bestowed his last blessing upon his posterity. All around the countryside is rolling and serene. Local members affectionately refer to Adam-ondi-Ahman…
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5 Highlights for “God Among Us” by Elder Uchtdorf
5 Quotes Plus Discussion-Promoting Questions See also Teaching Helps Elder Uchtdorf’s conference talk is delightful and promises a memorable discussion for your group. The recounting of his youth, and the chaotic wartimes of East Germany – impressed the depth of his trials upon us. His family lost everything and had to escape for their lives. He…
Highlights for Doctrine & Covenants 18-19 Sometimes it’s our turn to live life “through the window.” Shawnie Cannon ~ Divine Code The most significant discovery in the scriptures is yourself. These two simple verses (D&C 19:23-24) are a perfect example of the Doctrine and Covenants’ divine code. I’m convinced these scriptures are intentionally arranged to…
6 Ways the Savior Talks Right to You
No matter how recent it has been since you’ve read the Doctrine and Covenants, prepare to be delighted. Jesus talks personably to you throughout its sections. About every other page, there are rich, powerful, meaningful quotes meant for you in our time. Ezra Taft Benson called the D&C “the capstone of our religion.”
Do You Unbelieve in Yourself?
The truth is, tangible evidence hasn’t gone far with people. Those insisting there should be physical evidence and miracles as proof of God, ancient civilizations, and other religious truths would still reject the gospel even if they did experience them. Christ reminds Joseph that people rejected Him as their Savior when He was right in front of them performing miracles.