Mothers Who Know
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4 Ways We Can Make Sure We Don't Go Less Active. - MyLifeByGogoGoff
I've met hundreds of less active members. Many of whom are RM's who have slipped away from full activity, many still have testimonies, but they've fallen away. The question of Elder Hansen echoes in my ears "What can we do to not go less active?"
Sister Wendy Nelson: How Angels Can Help Us More in Our Lives
One of our hymns teaches us that “angels above us are silent notes taking” of each one of our actions. I’m sure that is true. And when we keep our covenants, they are doing so much more.
4 Signs You're Acting Like a Pharisee and How to Stop Now
The Lord warned in the scriptures that we should be careful not to be like the Pharisees. That counsel didn’t just apply in ancient times. It still applies today, though perhaps in a little bit of a different way.
The Most Important But Forgotten Role of Angels
When someone asked you, "Have you experienced the ministering of angels?" Most members would pause and need to think. They often are thinking "have I seen or heard something from an angel before?" This pause is because the most important role of angels, while taught, it is often not understood.
Foreordination for the Challenges of Today - BYU Speeches
As we face the challenges of today, the doctrine of foreordination teaches us that God has a knowledge of all things, and plans for each of us to succeed.
Why was Jesus swaddled and laid in a manger?
The fact that Jesus would be swaddled and lying in a manger is repeated three times in the Nativity story. So why is this phrase so significant, why would th...
How a Near-Death Experience Taught One Woman the Gospel Before She Even Knew the LDS Church Existed
When Jane Moe shattered her ankle after her foot slipped into an exposed manhole in 2006, doctors told her she might never walk normally again. Jane and her long-term boyfriend Richard prayed for a miracle, hoping she could be healed. When Jane went into an intensive surgery where doctors attempted to reconstruct her ankle, she never expected that not only would her prayers be answered but that she would glimpse heaven.
How I Lost 140 Pounds by Relying on the Lord
Losing 140 pounds is no easy feat. Just ask Trent Heppler. Never in a million years did he believe that he would one day shed the weight, let alone run a marathon. But Heppler learned that the power to overcome his physical weaknesses—whatever they may be—comes from a spiritual strength gained through the Savior, Jesus Christ.
What "Moon Being Turned to Blood" and "Stars Falling from Heaven" Really Mean for Us in the Last Days
To some people, a few of the more intriguing prophecies about the last days have to do with the sun being darkened, the moon being turned into blood, the stars falling from heaven, and the powers of the heavens being shaken—all before the Second Coming of the Lord.
President Nelson calls for repentance in statement on racism
"The Creator of us all calls on each of us to abandon attitudes of prejudice against any group of God’s children. Any of us who has prejudice toward another race needs to repent!"
Why You Should Be More Confident That You'll Make It to the Celestial Kingdom
A seemingly large percentage of us tend to wonder whether we’re really capable of doing all that is necessary to merit a place in that highest of heavenly rewards. In my view, that pessimism or uncertainty is born less of a sense of unworthiness and more of a misunderstanding of God’s great plan and what it is the Lord actually expects of us.
Elder Rasband and How He Saw God's Works Manifested Through Suffering and the Life of His Grandson
Little Paxton, our grandson, was born with a very rare chromosomal deletion, a genetic disorder that distinguishes him, literally, as one in hundreds of millions. For our daughter and her husband, an uncharted, life-changing journey began when Paxton was born. This experience has become a crucible for learning special lessons tied to the eternities.
Sister Nelson on Why Believing in Miracles May Not Mean Receiving the Blessing We Desire
I believe in miracles. Actually, I count on them. And, at this point in my life, I believe that the Lord brings us the precise miracles that will help us grow into our true selves, and miracles that will help us do His work.
Be Ye Therefore Perfect . . . Eventually: 10 Ways to Combat Toxic Perfectionism
Perfectionism is often lauded as a worthwhile and desirable trait, but unfortunately, it is often a toxic one. It leads to setting unrealistic and impossibly high expectations of ourselves and others. It robs us of our happiness, ruins our self-confidence, and hinders our ability to grow. Perfectionism halts our progression. Here are 10 ways to combat toxic perfectionism.
5 Myths We Tell Ourselves About Teaching by the Spirit
Statements about teaching by the Spirit have been made by various people. Some of these statements have elements of truth in them. Some can even be completely true at times, but if they are viewed as fixed rules or principles, they can be misleading.