Conference Special. With the days going by at an ever increasing speed it is good to be reminded of the truths and encouragement available to all from last month’s General Conference (April 2014). With the days going by at an ever increasing speed it is good to be reminded of the truths and encouragement available to all from last month’s ...
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.
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 ...
“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 ...
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.
The Church in Singapore had the opportunity and privilege over the years to forge wonderful relationships with friends of other faiths, and this was a way to thank them for their friendship and show that we are all brothers and sisters of the human family despite our differences and beliefs. January 31, 2022.
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).
He has given us patterns, and the order of those patterns is significant. It is significant that repentance is the second step in that pattern and the first step is faith in Jesus Christ and in His Atonement.” 14 We cannot teach the principle of repentance save we first teach about Faith in Jesus Christ and His Atonement. As our understanding ...
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 ...
The joy of serving others with love brings about a strengthening of faith and testimony of the gospel of Jesus Christ. I am grateful for the many opportunities I have in serving in various callings in the church and they have brought me closer to the Lord and be a humble servant. With every opportunity to be of service to others, we have the ...
The Apostle Peter prophesized unto the people, “Repent ye therefore, and be converted, that your sins may be blotted out, when the times of refreshing shall come from the presence of the Lord; and he shall send Jesus Christ, which before was preached unto you: whom the heaven must receive until the times of restitution of all things, which God hath spoken by the mouth of all his holy ...