5 Quotes Plus Discussion-Promoting Questions See also Teaching Helps President Eyring teaches how to hear the Spirit and how to get answers to our questions and our prayers. While some of the guidance may not be entirely new for us – his insights are a treasure. You may find his full talk here. Unless you opt to…
The Difference Between the Spirit of Christ and the Holy Ghost
Moroni’s writings sparked an incredible, new understanding for me, and I’m excited to share it with you. Certainly, these clarifications may not be new for some of you, but it will be something to ponder for others like me. Now, I find the Holy Ghost’s distinct roles and those of the Spirit of Christ are more evident to me, including how they are different and the synergy of how they work together.
The Dynamic Power Released During the Sacrament
3 Nephi 20-26 – I’ve taken the Sacrament less times this year than any other year I can remember. What more, there were a significant number of adult years, where I took the bread and water kind of robotically (and maybe said a couple of short prayers). What I’ve missed is the opportunity to let this ordinance be as significant as it has the power to be.
How To Rise Above Someone’s Ego
Alma 30-31 Alma 31 is one of my favorite “how-to” chapters in the Book of Mormon. Probably because it details how Alma collided with “superior,” difficult egos and then rose above the challenge they presented. Regrettably, we all face unreasonable, selfish people at some point or another. In this chapter, Alma guides us through the…
Skirmish for Our Soul
Our mind is a 24/7 theater for the competing enticements of Light and Dark. However, the two do work differently. Light whispers and involves the finer reflexes of our heart. Dark, on the other hand, is loud and works by jamming our channels with doubt, immorality and resentment. In short, the enticements we adopt and spotlight on our mind stage become our choices of whom we “list to obey.”