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What Latter-day Saint Prophets Have Said About Sacrifice

What Latter-day Saint Prophets Have Said About Sacrifice

The principle of sacrifice is an important one in the gospel of Jesus Christ. Indeed, it is the ultimate sacrifice of our Savior that offers us salvation and exaltation. By sacrificing, we bring forth the blessings of heaven. To learn more about why sacrifice is important and how we can learn to sacrifice as Jesus did, here are some things …

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Finding Faith When Heavenly Father Seems Silent

Sometimes when we need Christ the most, it’s easy for us to think He’s not listening. Here’s a heartfelt reminder that He never leaves you. Of all the Christlike attributes we seek to cultivate each day, one of the most difficult is patience. Patience is the ability to endure delay, to keep moving forward while awaiting our desired result. When …

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Can You Wear Casual Clothes Inside the Temple?

Can You Wear Casual Clothes Inside the Temple?

Can you wear casual clothes inside the temple? Though the answer may seem obvious, I’ve heard this question more than you might imagine as a temple worker for the last five years. And, in fact, the full answer is a bit more complicated (and surprising) than you probably think. In short, a technical yes. Casual, but still modest, clothes may …

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3 Temple Tips from an Experienced Temple Worker

3 Temple Tips from an Experienced Temple Worker

For the past five years, I’ve enjoyed serving as an ordinance worker in both the Provo and Provo City Center Temple. I’ve held multiple different callings and currently serve as the assistant shift coordinator. Over the years, my eyes have been opened to so many things; it has been a blessing in my life to feel so comfortable and confident …

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5 Great LDS Back to School Quotes

5 Great LDS Back to School Quotes

Whether you’re preparing to go back to school, helping your children get excited for another year, or just a life-long learner, these five LDS back to school quotes and the talks they come from are great sources of inspiration about education and knowledge. ONE. We should learn to discern the truth not only through our rational minds but also through …

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The Church States “Two Purposes: Accepting and Including People with Disabilities” in Beautiful New Video

This past Sunday morning, the Church released a visually and spiritually powerful video concerning how we can all improve at serving and loving our fellow brothers and sisters with disabilities. As members of the Church, we sometimes overlook others who may struggle with disabilities and mental illnesses. But in this recent video produced by the Church in collaboration with a …

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5 Ways To Become The Architect of Your Own Happiness

5 Ways To Become The Architect of Your Own Happiness

In a day and age where we feel we have a great deal to be worried about, it’s important to take a step back and realize our ability to create our own happiness, no matter what circumstances we may find ourselves in. Within The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, there is a large focus placed on our “agency”.  …

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New Church Video: “One in Christ”

New Church Video One in Christ

In a new video from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Elder Ulisses Soares reflects on the uniting process that needs to occur among Christ’s disciples. He uses the mighty, majestic Amazon River, and two large rivers that unite to form it, as a symbol. Watch the video below.   You can read Elder Soares’ full General Conference …

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Same-Sex Attraction, Safe Spaces, and the Savior

Same-Sex Attraction, Safe Spaces, and the Savior

As disciples of Jesus Christ, members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are commanded to “love one another” (John 13:34). Sadly, many members of the Church who experience same-sex attraction or identify as homosexual report feeling hated or rejected, both by other members and even by the institution itself. To others, this reaction is surprising because Church …

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Family History: Stories of The Past Connect Us With Our Present

Finding your family history is becoming easier than ever, and the stories we can learn can give us the strength to meet our daily challenges. With applications such as Family Search, Ancestry, and even DNA tests to show us the entire makeup of our genealogy, learning about our family history is becoming easier than ever. People are feeling so much …

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