June 2013

Count Your Blessings

June 28, 2013 // 0 Comments

If you woke up this morning with more health than illness….you are more blessed than the million who will not survive this week. If you have never experienced the danger of battle, the loneliness of imprisonment, the agony of torture, or the pangs of starvation….you are ahead of 500 ... [More]

Understanding the House of Israel

June 25, 2013 // 0 Comments

How well do you understand the House of Israel? I thought I knew it fairly well. But as I found this and went through it, I realized that I knew parts of the stories, but I never really knew how well it all connected together. My Mom sent me this link. A woman who goes by “The Red Headed ... [More]

Finding Christ in the Book of Mormon

June 21, 2013 // 1 Comment

During my first year as a Missionary, our Mission President gave us a challenge to “Find Christ in the Book of Mormon.” Sad to say it, but I didn’t do it. I looked at the challenge and flat out said, “No. I don’t want to do it.” Why? I don’t know. I guess ... [More]

Purple Cows – Part 2

June 18, 2013 // 0 Comments

Authority of God This excerpt comes from my other post, “How to Bible Bash”, but I feel like it’s directly applicable: When I hear the word “Authority,” what first comes to my mind is “permission.” Imagine that you’re a police officer, and I’m not. I go to the store, purchase all ... [More]

Purple Cows – Part 1

June 12, 2013 // 0 Comments

Imagine that you’re driving down the road of a 2-lane highway. On your left side is a pasture, full of cows. No big deal, right? You pass by them without even giving a second thought. But just as you’re about to pass the pasture, something catches your eye. You look over and there it is; a ... [More]

LDS Plan of Salvation Cutouts

June 5, 2013 // 0 Comments

To download the following Plan of Salvation Cutouts, click on the download link at the bottom of the page. Scouring the internet for a GOOD set of Plan of Salvation cutouts was difficult to find. Therefore, I’ve made my own set. I used these many many times while teaching as a Missionary, and ... [More]

Lessons we Learn from Joseph in Egypt

June 5, 2013 // 0 Comments

Background Joseph was born into a large family (as most in those days were). He was favored of his father, Jacob, because he had been given the birthright. Originally, it was intended for his older brother Reuben, but due to transgression (1 Chr. 5:1-2), it was given to Joseph as he was the ... [More]