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How to “Be of Good Cheer” During Difficult Times

How to Be of Good Cheer During Difficult Times

Throughout the scriptures, followers of Jesus Christ have been invited to “be of good cheer.” Paul received this invitation when he was smitten and imprisoned by wicked men. And the night following the Lord stood by him, and said, Be of good cheer, Paul: for as thou hast testified of me in Jerusalem, so must thou bear witness also at Rome. – Acts 23:11  Believers …

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What Would You Consecrate For Just One Person?

What Would You Consecrate For Just One Person?

In tearful testimonies, both public and private, I’ve often heard some iteration of the following phrase: Jesus Christ would have died just for you.  While this popular saying isn’t necessarily based on scripture, it represents the idea that our Savior is full of immense love. He understands the divine worth of every single soul. It also speaks to His willingness …

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5 Ways to “Remember the Lord” in All You Do

Article Image Courtesy of Kate Lee In this week’s Come, Follow Me study, we learn about the importance of remembering the Lord in everything that we do. In Helaman 12, we’re taught about the unfortunate consequences of pride when we forget the Lord and focus entirely on our own efforts. Although the Lord wants us to trust and be confident …

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Here’s What Brigham Young Told His Daughter About Gaining a Testimony

Here's What Brigham Young Told His Daughter About Gaining a Testimony

In the latest volume of Saints, a narrative history of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, little-known stories of inspiration and truth have been unearthed. One such example gives a closer glimpse into the life of Brigham Young and his daughter, Susie Young Gates, who would go on to become a women’s rights advocate and prolific writer. — Recently …

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3 Ways God is Preparing the World for the Second Coming

3 Ways God is Preparing the World for the Second Coming

In his book 33 Ways God is Preparing the World for the Second Coming, author Drew Williams uses the words of ancient prophets to draw connections between millennia-old prophecies and their fulfillment in the events of recent history. Here are three of those topics on how God is preparing the world for the return of Jesus Christ. Discovery and Use of Printing …

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What Makes a Modern-Day Stripling Warrior?

What Makes a Modern-Day Stripling Warrior?

The Book of Mormon teaches us about a small band of soldiers known as the Stripling Warriors. The sons of the Anti-Nephi-Lehies, these brave young men exemplified many Christ-like attributes and experienced the “miraculous power of God” because of their faith. We want to be like the Stripling Warriors! Yet, their circumstances may seem far removed from our own. We …

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