Natalie Bruce

Natalie Bruce
Natalie is a graduate of Brigham Young Unversity, where she studied Communications and Editing. She is passionate about the Northern California coast, reading biographies, and the Oxford comma.

Temple News & Updates | Week of 4 March 2018

Thanks to members of the church worldwide and our friends at LDSChurchTemples.com for providing these updates. Please Note: We report all information we are given. It is possible that progress has been made on other temples worldwide that we have not been made aware of.  If you have updates (including pictures or video) about a temple near you, feel free to send it to calledtoshare (at) …

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Nearer, My God, To Thee | 9 March 2018

Scripture “Draw near unto me and I will draw near unto you; seek me diligently and ye shall find me; ask, and ye shall receive; knock, and it shall be opened unto you.” —Doctrine & Covenants 88:63 Quote “But as we seek to increase our love for God and strive to love our neighbor, the light of the gospel will …

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Service to Others | 7 March 2018

Scripture “Verily I say unto you, Inasmuch as ye have done it unto one of the least of these my brethren, ye have done it unto me.” —Matthew 25:40 Quote “We all have opportunities to render service to others. That is our calling and our privilege. In serving the needs of others, we are mindful of the words of the …

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Stay on the High Road | 6 March 2018

Scripture “Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.” —Matthew 11:28 Quote “I wish to emphasize that if you make a mistake, it can be forgiven, it can be overcome, it can be lived above. You can go on to success and happiness. But I hope that such an experience will …

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Concern for the One | 5 March 2018

Scripture “How think ye? if a man have an hundred sheep, and one of them be gone astray, doth he not leave the ninety and nine, and goeth into the mountains, and seeketh that which is gone astray? … Even so it is not the will of your Father which is in heaven, that one of these little ones should …

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Mount of Olives | 4 March 2018

Scripture “And as he sat upon the mount of Olives, the disciples came unto him privately, saying, Tell us, when shall these things be? and what shall be the sign of thy coming, and of the end of the world? And Jesus answered and said unto them, Take heed that no man deceive you. For many shall come in my …

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Divorce | 3 March 2018

Scripture “And if ye are purified and cleansed from all sin, ye shall ask whatsoever you will in the name of Jesus and it shall be done.” —Doctrine & Covenants 50:29 Quote “Unless a divorced member has committed serious transgressions, he or she can become eligible for a temple recommend under the same worthiness standards that apply to other members.” —Dallin …

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God’s Love | 2 March 2018

Scripture “Because the Lord loved you, and because he would keep the oath which he had sworn unto your fathers, hath the Lord brought you out with a mighty hand, and redeemed you out of the house of bondmen” —Deuteronomy 7:8 Quote “When trials come, the adversary’s minions begin broadcasting that you did something wrong, that this is a punishment, …

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Family | 1 March 2018

Scripture “He that loveth his brother abideth in the light, and there is none occasion of stumbling in him.” —1 John 2:10 Quote “These are grand principles. They are worth every sacrifice.” —Wilford Woodruff Video Meme This Day in LDS History 1807: Wilford Woodruff, who would become the fourth President of the Church, is born in Avon (Farmington), Connecticut. 1842: Joseph …

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Worth of Women | 27 February 2018

Scripture “Every wise woman buildeth her house: but the foolish plucketh it down with her hands.” —Proverbs 14:1 Quote “Put yourself in a place where you can feel the generous love God has for you. You cannot put yourself beyond the reach of that love. When you feel His love, when you love Him, you will repent and keep His …

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