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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- 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
- Cleansing the Temple: Cleansing Us - Jesus cleansed the temple to make it more holy. When we prepare and sanctify ourselves to enter the temple, we can become more holy too.… Read More Cleansing the Temple: Cleansing Us
- 3 Nephi 2:18–19 - 18 … because of the wickedness of the people of Nephi, and their many contentions and dissensions, the Gadianton robbers did gain many advantages over them. 19 And thus ended the fifteenth year, and thus were the people in a state of many afflictions; and the sword of destruction did hang over them, insomuch that… Read More 3 Nephi 2:18–19
- Exodus 15:2 - The Lord is my strength and song, and he is become my salvation: he is my God, and I will prepare him an habitation; my father’s God, and I will exalt him. This morning as I listened to this chapter, I was struck with a phrase I hadn’t noticed before. I will prepare him an… Read More Exodus 15:2
- Helaman 12:23 - Therefore, blessed are they who will repent and hearken unto the voice of the Lord their God; for these are they that shall be saved. I once had a writing assignment entitled ”Why is Jesus sometimes called the Savior?” This is why. Because He saves us from so much ugliness if we will repent and… Read More Helaman 12:23
- 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