On a number of occasions in the past few months, the subject of Joseph Smith- and by extension, the leadership of lay ministry- has come up as I’ve met with women in my stewardship, and other friends and acquaintances. I think on words uttered as a promise and warning from Moroni to Joseph at their […]

Last year we really outdid ourselves learning about the history of the Relief Society at out ward RS Birthday party. This year, we decided to take advantage of the incredible city we live in and discover what nuggets of women’s hi[her]story we were sitting on top of. For your viewing pleasure, here are a couple […]

Toward the end of His ministry, Jesus took His disciples out of the bustling city. A congregation of those treasured followers went with him high into a mountain- symbolically “out of the world.” Considering He would soon have to leave them, and leave His Church to be led by His trusted friends, the Saviour gave […]

My heart is full this evening! The week that has gone by at the conclusion of our Book of Mormon challenge has been speckled with emails, messages and social media posts from our girls, each expressing their gratitude for the Book of Mormon, and the things they learned from their study of it. In Relief […]

Study question: What are some of the big “wow” moments you have had during this challenge? Summary: A testimony of the Book of Mormon comes by the power of the Holy Ghost. The gifts of the Spirit are dispensed to the faithful. Spiritual gifts always accompany faith. Moroni’s words speak from the dust. Come unto […]

Study question: What does it mean to you to be “alive in Christ”? Summary: The baptism of little children is an evil abomination. Little children are alive in Christ because of the Atonement. Faith, repentance, meekness and lowliness of heart, receiving the Holy Ghost, and enduring to the end lead to salvation. Both the Nephites […]

Study question: “When we come to church do we let Christ take over as we focus on all the teachings, comments and the prayers provided? Is he the focus of our minds for all 3 meetings so that we can get the most out of the Heavenly designed structure of our church meetings?” Summary: Nephites […]