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New Testament Lesson 38 – Thou Hast Testified of Me

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This lesson isn't so much doctrinal as it is a demonstration of Paul's faithfulness and a testimony to us that faithfulness to our everyday testimonies can lead to extraordinary events. As you read these chapters in Acts it is helpful to note that Paul did...

What Can I Expect From A General Conference Of The LDS Church?

  I will admit that this was a learning process for me. I was raised in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The semi-annual (twice yearly) General Conference is as normal to me as Sunday Services. What I was not prepared for when...

D&C Lesson 21 – The Great Day of the Lord

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The great day of the Lord is coming. We have been told what we need to do to prepare for it, but it seems like it is so far in the future. Surely preparing for that day isn't as dire and as urgent as...

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Nobody Likes a Know-it-all

I was making something this morning and decided to check my work. I became confused when what I was making wasn't matching what I was reading in the pattern. I had to tear out a large section of it and try again. I thought...

Administering to The Sick

(Note: Click here to return to the main article.) Administering to the sick is different from giving blessings of counsel or comfort. These blessings are for the purpose of healing one who is sick or afflicted in some manner. Normally these blessings are done by...

To Have or to Hold – Women and the Priesthood, Part 2

  In part one I discussed what I mean by the terms "holding" the priesthood and "having" the priesthood. (Reading part one first will help in understanding this article.) I talked about the role of the priesthood holder and talked about how the power of the...