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
- 3 Nephi 12:1 - And it came to pass that when Jesus had spoken these words unto Nephi, and to those who had been called, (now the number of them who had been called, and received power and authority to baptize, was twelve) and behold, he stretched forth his hand unto the multitude, and cried unto them, saying: Blessed… Read More 3 Nephi 12:1
- Nahum 1:7 - The Lord is good, a strong hold in the day of trouble; and he knoweth them that trust in him. Today, trust. Particularly, trust God. Trust that He sees you. Trust that He intimately knows you. Trust that He will fight your battles and champion your cause. Trust that when He asks you to do… Read More Nahum 1:7
- Ether 3:13, 20 - 13 … Because thou knowest these things ye are redeemed from the fall; therefore ye are brought back into my presence; therefore I show myself unto you. 20 Wherefore, having this perfect knowledge of God, he could not be kept from within the veil; therefore he saw Jesus; and he did minister unto him. Thinking… Read More Ether 3:13, 20
- 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
- Personal Scripture Study Matters - Your personal scripture study matters. The more you know and love the scriptures, the stronger your lessons will be.… Read More Personal Scripture Study Matters