from the earliest days of the church of jesus christ of latter-day saints, joseph smith elevated the principle of religious liberty and tolerance: “we claim the privilege of worshiping almighty god according to the dictates of our own conscience, and allow all men the same privilege, let them worship how, where, or what they may” ( articles of …
President Howard W. Hunter taught that people who have honest doubts can overcome them and gain a stronger faith. “I have sympathy for young men and young women when honest doubts enter their minds and they engage in the great conflict of resolving doubts. These doubts can be resolved, if they have an honest desire to know the truth, by ...
Having faith in Jesus Christ and following His teachings is the only way to find lasting happiness. Our life on earth can bring many trials, challenges, and even heartache. But as the Savior promised in Matthew 11:28, “Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.”
Faith that one can receive revelation helps him or her receive personal revelation, and faith is enhanced if the individual knows what is being asked is according to God’s will, Sister Renlund taught. 10. Cardiologists need to act even when unsure; individuals need to act in faith even when they are not sure they received revelation.
All glory to God the Father, his Son Jesus Christ and the inspiration and influence of the Holy Ghost throughout the last six months. Rebecca and Grace were finally back home, healthy, happy and filled with faith and hope for the future. Grace with Elder Kunz after the surgery and back in Tongo.
The Home Enrichment Program: A Means God Blesses His Children. The Relief Society since its inception has prepared Latter- Day Saint women for blessings of eternal life by increasing faith, strengthening families, homes and providing relief by helping those in need. One of the ways to accomplish this is through the home enrichment program. The ...
Despite the setbacks and challenging times early members of the Church faced, their resilience, courage and faith has contributed to the fast growth of the Church in West Africa. Currently, the Church operates in 10 West African countries namely; Ghana, Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Benin, Togo, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinee, Senegal and Mali.
(John 26-27) In our 2016 Africa West Area plan, we as an Area Presidency state the vision: “With Faith, we will look to the Savior. We will love, trust, and know Him. This will lead us to seek, for ourselves, and our families, all the blessings of the temple and eternal life. “ The important principle is that we will focus on the Savior.
Latter-day Saints believe that the Book of Mormon “is a record of God’s dealings with the people who lived in the ancient Americas” (True to the Faith [2004], 157). The Book of Mormon was written by ancient prophets who engraved the record onto golden plates. The last of those prophets, Moroni, buried the plates before he died.