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Priesthood – Relief Society 2013 Lesson #15

This is the 2013 Melchizedek Priesthood and Relief Society Manual Lesson #15 with commentary. I have provided this as a service to those who might have language issues and need some help with explanations...

2014 Sunday School Gospel Doctrine OT Lesson 1

  This is Lesson 1 in the Gospel Doctrine Manual for the Old Testament. I have placed it in a two-column format with the original text on the left and my comments on the right....

Our Unrealistic Expectations

  I recently attended another ward's High Priest lesson and was uncomfortable with the comments of one of the brethren in the group. He was having a crisis of faith. In essence he was saying,...
what Hell is

What Do You Really Know About Hell?

Most Christians think of Heaven or Hell as an either/or proposition. Not so. Mormon (LDS) scripture reveals that there is a lot more to Heaven, and a lot more to Hell than one typically...
is perfection optional

Is Perfection Optional?

  I once read a great post by Kevin Martin who made this comment, If there is one critical thing that I have learned about the gospel of Jesus Christ, it is that God does not...

Pride in Abuse and the Culture of Christ

Christ's gospel is one of peace and harmony. Anger and violence are the opposite of what Jesus taught. Abuse in any form is often born of both anger and violence. For those who are...

The Trouble with Testimonies

Testimonies are powerful things. They are your own personal witness of something. The trouble with testimonies is that sometimes they need to be vetted or fact-checked. It is possible to receive witnesses of things...

Priesthood – Relief Society 2013 Lesson #12

This is the Melchizedek Priesthood and Relief Society Manual Lesson #12 with commentary. I have provided this as a service to those who might have language issues and need some help with explanations or...

Priesthood – Relief Society 2013 Lesson #11

 This is the Melchizedek Priesthood and Relief Society Manual Lesson #11 with commentary. I have provided this as a service to those who might have language issues and need some help with explanations or...

The Issue of Mormon Modesty

  Is it really an issue?  Yes, to many in the world outside of our faith there is an issue. Mormons (the Latter-day Saints) often refer to those outside the faith as "the world." That...