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10 Inspiring LDS Quotes About Angels

10 Inspiring LDS Quotes About Angels

These 10 inspiring LDS quotes about angels are great for personal study and church talks. They can help us better understanding the ministering of angels on both sides of the veil. Read each talk in full for more information and context. Usually such beings are not seen. Sometimes they are. But seen or unseen they are always near. Sometimes their assignments are very …

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How to Disconnect Your Worth From Your Gospel Checklist

How to Disconnect Your Worth From Your Gospel Checklist

What is the worth of a soul? Before early Church leaders could begin building the kingdom of God, the Lord reminded them that the worth of souls is great in the sight of God. Great is an understatement. Perhaps the greatest understatement when put in the context of how our Heavenly Parents feel about us. But don’t we have a …

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How Can We Follow God’s Counsel to Pray Always?

How Can We Follow God's Counsel to Pray Always?

The Lord has commanded us to pray always, to pray vocally and in our hearts, to pray in public as well as private. However, as we face the distractions of our modern world, it can be hard to follow this counsel. Here are five ways you can have a heart full of consistent prayer and praise for the Lord. Notice …

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Emma’s Role in the Coming Forth of the Book of Mormon

Emma's Role in the the Coming Forth of the Book of Mormon

“As the individual who was with Joseph from the beginning to the end of the translation process and who provided him with immeasurable assistance in various ways, Emma Smith was arguably more intimately involved in the coming forth of the Book of Mormon than any individual besides Joseph,” wrote scholars Amy Easton-Flake and Rachel Cope in their paper, A Multiplicity …

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How to Study Church History When It May Be Difficult

How to Study Church History When It May Be Difficult

A study of the history of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints can be inspiring and faith-fulfilling. To have living witnesses of the Restoration of the Gospel of Jesus Christ is truly priceless. However, studying our history also requires us to face decisions, practices, and attitudes that are at odds with our moral and cultural systems today. It’s …

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How to Discover the Work God’s Called You To Do

How to Discover the Work God's Called You To Do

When the Angel Moroni appeared to Joseph Smith on September 21, 1823, he told the yet-to-be-prophet that “God had a work for me to do.” Just as Joseph was called of God to labor in the Lord’s vineyard, so are we. It is one of the greatest opportunities and privileges we have to serve alongside Jesus Christ in bringing to …

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10 LDS Quotes About Joseph Smith’s First Vision

10 LDS Quotes About the Joseph Smith's First Vision

In the spring of 1820, Joseph Smith said a prayer that would change the course of history. He beheld a vision of God, the Father, and His Son, Jesus Christ. This sacred moment ushered in the Restoration of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. These 10 LDS quotes about the First Vision are great for personal study, for use in talks, …

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3 Ridiculously Easy Ways to Empower Women at Church

3 Ridiculously Easy Ways to Empower Women at Church

Elder James E. Talmadge once said, “The world’s greatest champion of woman and womanhood is Jesus the Christ.” This is most certainly true! However, not all women have felt empowered by church culture. How can we bring our doctrine and culture into harmony with one another when it comes to honoring and empowering women? Here are three ideas that are …

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