The Power of Righteous Women. Whether at home, in the community, or in the Church, valiant women are vital in the work of salvation. Each brings her own separate and unique strengths to her family and to the Church. This year marks the 179th anniversary of the Relief Society of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
But in these wonderful examples of faith we see the “significant but subtle” blessings that come from tithing. During the period of two months before the Saints left Nauvoo, temple blessings were finally made available to faithful Saints. Five thousand were able to participate in temple ordinances and received their endowments.
“To develop enduring faith, an enduring commitment to be a full-tithe payer is essential. Initially it takes faith to tithe. Then the tithe payer develops more faith to the point that tithing becomes a precious privilege … He made a promise to His children that He would open ‘the windows of heaven, and pour … out a blessing, that there ...
The sacrament reminds us that repentance is a continuing, normal and expected part of our mortal experience. Repentance allows us to gradually make progress. In each account of the Savior’s teaching and ministry He invites us and reminds us of the importance of repentance. One powerful example is His pleading words – “For behold, I, God ...
Children and Youth of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Strengthen the rising generation’s faith in Jesus Christ, and help children, youth, and their families progress along the covenant path as they meet life’s challenges.
Elder Fook Chuen (Zeno) Chow. Starting January 2019, we have been instructed to focus on the home-centered and Church-supported gospel learning. When the announcement was first given last October, initial focus was placed on the “two-hour Church.”. While many members welcomed the change, some did express disappointment for having “less ...
Wherever we live, however, the light of our faith, as reflected in our countenance and our example of goodness can be a standard that others will be drawn to as they see us. In latter-day scripture, we who are members of the Church are directed by the Lord: “Arise and shine forth, that thy light may be a standard for the nations.” (D&C 115:5).
Increasing Convert Retention with Temple and Family History Work. Watch missionaries teach Zayna Chubbs from the booklet Families and Temples, help her find family names, add them to FamilySearch.org, print out ordinance cards, and take the ancestors' names to the temple for proxy baptisms and confirmations. Video Content.
Doctrine and Covenants 18:15. As President Nelson taught the Church about ministering in a higher and holier way, he quoted these powerful scriptures: “Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind” and “Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself.”1In that spirit, Jesus also taught ...
Good, wholesome instruction and inspired advice was delivered and applied throughout the convention to help the YSAs gain an understanding of the personal peace that the Gospel brings. In the words of Christ, we are reminded that “These things I have spoken unto you, that in me ye might have peace. In the world ye shall have tribulation: but ...
In order to teach our children righteousness, it is important to set a good example for them. “Remember, . . . you are always teaching—for good or for ill. Your family is learning your ways and beliefs.”8. The Lord has not left parents alone to fulfill His counsel to provide good examples and to fill our homes with love and service as we ...
In addition to missionary, temple, and family history work, he also charged us to help build faith and testimony “in the hearts of those with whom we live, work, and serve.” [1] In response to this call, the Area Presidency has extended several invitations to all members in the Asia Area, one of which is to gather Israel to sacrament ...