The gospel of Jesus Christ offers clarity, gives hope, and changes lives. As we pattern our lives after the teachings and example of the Savior, we will come closer to Him, become converted, and feel His lasting peace.
The thoughts, observations, and experiences shared here are personal. I hope they will invite you to think deeper about your own conversion to Jesus Christ and encourage you to live it more fully.
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- True Conversion: 21 Lessons from the People of Ammon - True conversion, the kind that really sticks, takes effort. Here are 21 lessons about true conversion from a group of people who experienced it first hand.… Read More True Conversion: 21 Lessons from the People of Ammon
- To All Righteous Women: You are Mothers in Israel - All righteous woman are mothers in Israel--no biological or adopted children required. All it takes is living with courage and faith and influencing others for good.… Read More To All Righteous Women: You are Mothers in Israel
- The Atonement of Jesus Christ: A Holy Covering - Through the Atonement of Jesus Christ, we can be spiritually covered and made worthy to stand, pure and holy, in the presence of God.… Read More The Atonement of Jesus Christ: A Holy Covering
- Alma 34:18 - Yea, cry unto him for mercy; for he is mighty to save. Pondering on the beauty and power of the Savior’s Atonement this morning. I am so grateful for His mercy. I am grateful for repentance. I am grateful for forgiveness. I am grateful for the strengthening and covering and cleansing offered by our Savior.
- Malachi 1:6–8 - 6 A son honoureth his father, and a servant his master: if then I be a father, where is mine honour? and if I be a master, where is my fear? saith the Lord of hosts unto you, O priests, that despise my name. And ye say, Wherein have we despised thy name? 7 Ye… Read More Malachi 1:6–8
- Alma 62:41 - But behold, because of the exceedingly great length of the war between the Nephites and the Lamanites many had become hardened, because of the exceedingly great length of the war; and many were softened because of their afflictions, insomuch that they did humble themselves before God, even in the depth of humility. Apparently, circumstances don’t… Read More Alma 62:41
- Teaching Ideas: Go to Trusted Sources - In a world filled with horizontal voices, extend your vertical reach to God by trusting His approved sources as you teach the gospel of Jesus Christ.… Read More Teaching Ideas: Go to Trusted Sources
- To All Gospel Teachers: You’ve Got This! - If you worry about your ability to teach the gospel of Jesus Christ, don't. With the help of the Savior, you've got this.… Read More To All Gospel Teachers: You’ve Got This!
- Focus on the Plan - Heavenly Father focuses on the plan of salvation to bring His children home. We, then, should focus on the plan in everything we teach.… Read More Focus on the Plan