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
- Mosiah 29:12; Doctrine & Covenants 64:10 - Mosiah 29:12 Now it is better that a man should be judged of God than of man, for the judgments of God are always just, but the judgments of man are not always just. Doctrine & Covenants 64:10 I, the Lord, will forgive whom I will forgive, but of you it is required to forgive… Read More Mosiah 29:12; Doctrine & Covenants 64:10
- Deuteronomy 30:19–20 - 19 … choose life, that both thou and thy seed may live: 20 That thou mayest love the Lord thy God, and that thou mayest obey his voice, and that thou mayest cleave unto him: for he is thy life, and the length of thy days… There are so many voices in the world today,… Read More Deuteronomy 30:19–20
- Judges 6:12, 16, 23 - 12 And the angel of the Lord appeared unto him, and said unto him, The Lord is with thee, thou mighty man of valour. 16 And the Lord said unto him, Surely I will be with thee … 23 And the Lord said unto him, Peace be unto thee; fear not: thou shalt not die.… Read More Judges 6:12, 16, 23
- 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