Two new apostles were called to fill in the vacancies of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles during the Saturday afternoon session. Each one was permitted to share a brief testimony during Sunday afternoon’s session.
Elder Gong focused his testimony on the message of Easter Sunday and the hope of the Atonement of Christ.
Elder Soares pointed us toward listening to our prophet because “he knows the way.”
Christ the Lord Is Risen Today by Elder Gerrit W. Gong
Prophets Speak by the Power of the Holy Spirit by Elder Ulisses Soares
I was asked to serve
and I did my best
but I failed, failed
this particular test. Continue reading
by Gerrit W. Bong
Years ago, as a newly called ward YW president, I was asked to meet with the incoming Beehives and give each one a personal preview of the YW program.
What to say?
You may not understand
And you probably don’t know
A release doesn’t end it all
You just can’t let everything go.
Enoch received a call
and said, “I am but a lad,
I will fail,
I can’t do that.”
The Lord responded,
“Go forth and do.
Trust in me
and I will be with you.”