Faith—An Action Word. From an interview with Anne Moses of the Dartmouth Nova Scotia Stake. People who knew Tom Moses said that he would stop taking the discussions as soon as he heard about the Word of Wisdom. He listened to the message and that very evening gave up his cigarettes and never touched them again.
Transform Your Homes into a Sanctuary of Faith. Second, President Nelson has asked “each family… to transform their home into a sanctuary of faith… diligently work to remodel your home into a center of gospel learning” (Russell M. Nelson, “Becoming Exemplary Latter-day Saints,” Ensign, Nov. 2018). With the new shortened Sunday meeting schedule, each family and individual have an ...
Interfaith Cooperation. North America Central Area Seventy. I have found that there is so much good in people of other faiths and in their beliefs. Building relationships through friendly and open discussions with people of other faiths has worked miracles that I could not foresee. We as members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day ...
For me, my soul is immediately calmed by the opening reference in Official Declaration 2 to 2 Nephi 26:33: “The book of Mormon teaches ‘all are alike unto God’ including ‘black and white, bond and free, male and female.’”. This is the key truth Monroe Fleming taught me 53 years ago. The December 6-12 Come, Follow Me also suggests ...
The best thing that can happen is to choose unwavering faith, through thick and thin, as a foundational attribute of your life. Faith in a loving Heavenly Father. Faith that Jesus Christ is the Messiah and that He has all power. Faith that the Plan of Happiness, as taught in the Book of Mormon and Doctrine and Covenants is the fail-safe ...
His overall assignment from the April 2021 general conference is, “My dear brothers and sisters, my call to you this Easter morning is to start today to increase your faith” (“Christ Is Risen; Faith in Him Will Move Mountains,” Liahona, May 2021, 49). Then, he outlines the key steps we need to take to build a sure foundation to support ...
The Canadian government has put forward a bill — “Bill C-6” — that would amend the Criminal Code to criminalize abusive conversion therapy practices. The Church supports that goal. However, the Church shares the deep concerns of many other faith communities and others that Bill C-6 goes too far, unfairly criminalizing many things that ...
Jesus Also Heals While this story gives an account of faith and the resulting physical healing, it also contains important parallels with the healing power available through the Atonement. First, the woman sought for Jesus. She didn’t just pray and wait for Him to come to her. She reached out for Him, as we all should.