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Pioneer Day FHE Lesson – Sing As You Walk

This Pioneer Day FHE Lesson helps us honor the heritage of faith the pioneers left us while learning how to take on hard journeys in our own lives with zeal.  Scripture Doctrine & Covenants 127:17 Therefore, dearly beloved brethren, let us cheerfully do all things that lie in our power; and then may we stand still, with the utmost assurance, to see …

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SUBMISSIONS NEEDED! Share the Story of Your LDS Wedding

SUBMISSIONS NEEDED! Share the Story of Your LDS Wedding

Every love story is beautiful and now LDSWedding.com is looking for your submissions. The website, which strives to provide extensive resources for LDS brides and grooms, recently launched a new portion of their site dedicated to highlighting real stories. A different couple is featured every Friday, and the interview goes over a couple’s love story, wedding planning, and reception. You …

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Summer & Modesty: 5 Important Do’s & Don’ts

Summer & Modesty: 5 Important Do's & Don'ts

As followers of Jesus Christ, we seek to glorify Him in every way. One principle that helps us glorify Christ through our thoughts, actions, and appearance is modesty. Through the decades, modesty has slowly become focused on style and clothing. While definitely an aspect of modesty, there is much more to it than the clothes we wear. We need to …

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FHE Lesson on Faith – Faith Requires Action

FHE Lesson on Faith - Faith Requires Action

This FHE lesson on faith teaches about how faith leads to action and what we can do to exercise our faith in Jesus Christ.  Scripture Hebrews 11:1 Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. Hymn True to the Faith | Hymn #254 1. Shall the youth of Zion falter In defending truth and right? While the enemy assaileth, Shall we …

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5 Simple Ways for LDS Missionaries to Effectively Use Facebook

5 Simple Ways for LDS Missionaries to Effectively Use Facebook

I have had dozens of missionaries ask me for advice on how they can use Facebook effectively. I’ve even had members of Mission Presidencies ask me about tips for harnessing the power of social media for missionary work.  When Elder S. Gifford Nielsen came to my mission he charged us to become “franchise owners” in our areas. He explained that means …

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FHE Lesson on Obedience – Obedience to Law is Liberty

This FHE lesson on obedience shows us how keeping the commandments increases our personal liberty.  Scripture D&C 130:21 And when we obtain any blessing from God, it is by obedience to that law upon which it is predicated. Hymn The Still Small Voice | Children’s Songbook, pg. 106 1. Do what is right; the day-dawn is breaking, Hailing a future of freedom and light. …

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5 Ways to Minister to the Fatherless This Father’s Day

5 Ways to Minister to the Fatherless This Father’s Day

Throughout the scriptures, we are commanded to serve those who are fatherless. Consider this passage from the Book of James: “Pure religion and undefiled before God and the Father is this, To visit the fatherless and widows in their affliction, and to keep himself unspotted from the world.” Father’s Day is a time to celebrate men who provide, preside, and protect. These …

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This Oil Vial Container Brings Priesthood Power to Your Home

This Oil Vial Container Brings Priesthood Power to Your Home

As instructed by Jesus Christ, elders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints anoint and bless the sick, the afflicted, and the troubled. Consecrated olive oil is used during priesthood blessings. Many members of the Church carry consecrated oil in small oil vials so they have quick access to oil in emergencies. However, fumbling for or forgetting your oil vial …

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