General Conference thoughts: General Priesthood Session

Due to space and time, all talks from Saturday’s General Priesthood Session have been combined.

I realize the Book of Mormon war chapters are not an easy read.  My personal experience with them started with excitement and then faded to “Why don’t they ever learn?”  In my opinion, they are some of the most easy applicable to our day.  They contain great lessons and important warnings for us. Continue reading

General Conference thoughts: The True, Pure, and Simple Gospel of Jesus Christ

There is an acronym used by writers as a reminder to improve writing.  It is pretty well known, even Judge Judy quoted it.  It is KISS – Keep It Simple Stupid.  Since it also works well with the gospel and teaching doctrine I have modified it to Keep It Simple Saint.  Or if I’m teaching Relief Society Keep It Simple Sister. Continue reading

The Sacrament – a Renewal for the Soul

by Cheryl A. Esplin

There are a few reasons why I attend church every Sunday.  Don’t get me wrong – it is not an easy thing for somebody with social anxiety to attend 3 hours of something totally out of my comfort zone.  But I do.  The most important reason is explained in the following link.

https://www.lds.org/general-conference/2014/10/the-sacrament-a-renewal-for-the-soul?lang=eng