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
- Isaiah 64:1–2 - 1 Oh that thou wouldest rend the heavens, that thou wouldest come down, that the mountains might flow down at thy presence, 2 As when the melting fire burneth, the fire causeth the waters to boil, to make thy name known to thine adversaries, that the nations may tremble at thy presence! The scriptures say… Read More Isaiah 64:1–2
- Abraham 1:18 - Behold, I will lead thee by my hand, and I will take thee, to put upon thee my name, even the Priesthood of thy father, and my power shall be over thee. The Savior’s words to Abraham when He delivered him from death at the hands of the wicked priest are the same words words… Read More Abraham 1:18
- Hebrews 11:6 - … he that cometh to God must believe that he is, and that he is a rewarder of them that diligently seek him. How does faith work? First, we have to believe that God is—that He exists and that this whole gospel and everything we claim to be real is real. In today’s climate where… Read More Hebrews 11:6
- 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