Category: obedience

How does the “World” teach me to be a Christian?

When I consider the cultures described in the scope of New ...

Experimenting on the Word: One Chubby Lady Tests the Word of Wisdom

Like many people, this desk working mother of four arrived at ...

Agreeing With God

When studying the life of Christ I have pondered if His ...

Are We Good Stewards?

On a recent trip I visited historic Nauvoo Illinois. While there ...

Finding Myself

This generation, like many before, is obsessed with claiming self, but ...

Move Over – It’s The Law

I was driving home on the freeway from an appointment and ...

Relating To God and All People

One of the most often-quoted scriptures in the Church is Moses ...

Born That Way

For the natural man is an enemy to God, and has ...

Gifts (Estates) Precede Callings

This is the third in a 7-part series, A Compound in One.  As I studied ...

Agency: Guns, Gays and Abortion

With all the tumult about same sex marriage, gun rights, and ...

What Satisfies Hunger and Thirst?

I have been struck more than once by the way our ...

What is Influencing You?

Sheri Dew visited our area for a 3-Stake fireside Saturday night. ...

Exact Obedience in an Imprecise World

One Sunday evening in November, I found myself in a little ...

I Am a Sheep

I am a sheep. Like the fluffy blobs of wool sprinkled ...

Growing Sin

I don’t like the word repent. Short and chopped at the ...

A Stream of Testimony

As the old year ends and the new begins, the editors ...

The Gift of Oneness

This is the eleventh in a series by our writers and ...

A Fresh View of Repentance

The Bible Dictionary defines repentance as: "a change of mind, i.e., a ...

How Readest Thou?

Many quote and study the parable of the Good Samaritan as ...

When the Road Veers to the Right

Have you ever experienced a point in your life when something ...

Be Zealous to Save Souls

What is the difference between over-zealousness, zealousness, and apathy? The scriptures ...

Candy to My Soul

It’s that time of year where sweet temptations are constantly at ...

Lift Up Your Voice

My mother says I started singing a little before I started ...

A Storm of Anger

Lying here in the dark I hear the rumbling of a ...

Understanding Commandments

Too often commandments look like a crazy quilt of random historical ...

To Prosper in the Land

Prosperity.  We want some of that, don’t we?  Here’s what my ...

Four Good Reasons to Attend Church with Hypocrites

At church today I witnessed one of my fellow citizens in ...

The Contradictions of the Adversary

If I were to fall off a cliff, it would be ...

Stale Bread

I had a dream about bread last night. In my dream, I ...

Connection to the Divine

I helm a large ship.  In the deep waters in which ...

Can I Really Share a Book of Mormon?

Although I really want to do it, I've always had a ...

Letting Go

I am a quitter. Over the course of my life, I have ...

A Summer Cottage in Babylon

Merrily we roll along, roll along, roll along... Yup, that was me ...