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Elder Bednar Shares the “Still and Small Principle”

Elder Bednar Shares the "Still and Small Principle"

In his new book, The Spirit of Revelation, Elder David A. Bednar outlines several principles of revelation. The first is called the “still and small principle.” This principle is inspired by the scripture in 1 Kings 19:12, where the Holy Ghost is described as “a still small voice.” However, attuning our lives to this still and small voice can be frustrating. Why …

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5 Interesting Facts About Zion’s Camp

5 Interesting Facts About Zion’s Camp

Zion’s Camp was an expedition headed by Joseph Smith to redeem Zion from its enemies. The mission was short, lasting from May to June 1834, but it left a lasting impact on the future of the Church. Here are a few interesting facts you may not have known about this event in Church history. ONE Today, we know the expedition …

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The Best Thing to Do If You Can’t Stop Sinning

The Best Thing to Do If You Can’t Stop Sinning

None of us can escape sin in this world. Whether large or small, we will make mistakes and fall short of the glory of God throughout our lives. Of course, we rejoice in Jesus Christ, who saves us from sin. As the prophet Isaiah taught, “though your sin be as scarlet, they shall be as white as snow.” However, embracing …

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15 Invitations from President Nelson So Far This Year

President Nelson Begins Latin America Ministry in Guatemala

When a prophet of God speaks, he says many things. He may share words of comfort and hope, expounding on doctrine and warning of us of evil in our world. While all the words of a prophet are important, some of the most vital to our spiritual survival is the invitations. An invitation is a call to action, a call …

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6 LDS Quotes About Growing from Grace to Grace

6 LDS Quotes About Growing from Grace to Grace

In Doctrine and Covenants 93, we learn that during the mortal life of Jesus Christ he “received not of the fulness at first, but continued from grace to grace, until he received a fulness.” We are promised we can grow from grace to grace as we follow in Christ’s footsteps, eventually receiving a fulness of glory and truth in our …

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3 Ways Our Physical Health Impacts Our Spiritual Health

3 Ways Our Physical Health Impacts Our Spiritual Health

Doctrine and Covenants 89, known colloquially as the Word of Wisdom, is one of the most prominent revelations on health in the scriptures. In a world where our hearts are hurting and spirituality gives way to sin, some may wonder why the Lord might focus on physical health. In His promises in the Word of Wisdom, such as finding wisdom …

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New Church Video: Struggling with the History of Race and the Priesthood

New Church Video Struggling with the History of Race and the Priesthood

A new episode of “His Grace” features a young Latter-day Saint man named Danor discussing the challenges of race and priesthood he faced when he joined the Church. “His Grace” is a video series by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints that features members of the faith discussing important topics on a deeply personal level. You can watch …

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What Is the Ordinance of the Washing of Feet?

In Doctrine and Covenants 88:139, the Lord set forth a special ordinance as part of the School of the Prophets, known as the ordinance of the washing of feet: And ye shall not receive any among you into this school save he is clean from the blood of this generation; And he shall be received by the ordinance of the …

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Scared of the Second Coming? We Can Be Confident When He Comes.

Scared of the Second Coming? We Can Be Confident When He Comes.

In one of my classes recently, a study of Acts through Revelation in the New Testament, we talked for awhile during our discussion of 1 Thessalonians 4 about the second coming of Jesus Christ and how best to prepare for that day. A number of students expressed some nervousness about that day, which will be either great or terrible, and …

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