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Mosiah 9:3, 10, 17–18

Mosiah 9 recounts the story of Zeniff taking a group of people into enemy territory to reclaim the land of their fathers. Here are three thoughts about his experience. 1. Zeniff’ attitude about his mission is dumb.  Mosiah 9:3 And yet, I being over-zealous to inherit the land of our fathers, collected as many as were… Read More Mosiah 9:3, 10, 17–18

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Acts 3:19

Repent​ ye therefore, and be ​​​converted​, that your sins may be ​​​blotted out … Thinking this morning about the great gift of repentance. The adversary wants us to see repentance as a punishment or trial. It is, however, the sweetest gift from a loving Savior who gives us a new chance, every single day, to… Read More Acts 3:19

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Mosiah 26:39

And they did admonish their brethren; and they were also admonished, every one by the word of God, according to his sins, or to the sins which he had committed, being commanded of God to pray without ceasing, and to give thanks in all things. Look at this interesting choice of words. “According to his… Read More Mosiah 26:39

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Psalm 51:16–17

16 For thou desirest not sacrifice; else would I give it: thou delightest not in burnt offering. 17 The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit: a broken and a contrite heart, O God, thou wilt not despise. The blessing of repentance is sweet, but it requires our heart. After David took Bathsheba and killed… Read More Psalm 51:16–17

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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