General Conference thoughts: Ministering as the Savior Does

by Jean B. Bingham

In the end (and we are nowhere near the end of discussing this topic), the most compelling example anyone can give is of the Savior Himself.  Look to Jesus, He will show you the way on how to minister.  He is, of course, the perfect minister. Continue reading

General Conference thoughts: Ministering

by President Russell M. Nelson

It was Easter Sunday and the afternoon session of conference.  I needed to get across town to my brother’s house because we were going to have Easter dinner immediately following the session so that the out of town travelers could get home.  But I heard that President Nelson would be giving a short talk so I hung around for a few minutes to hear what was going to be announced.   Continue reading

I Am a Visiting Teacher

I am many things.  To name a few, I’m a daughter, an aunt, a sister, a sister-in-law, a church youth leader, and a visiting teacher.  Most of those titles may make perfect sense.  But what’s a visiting teacher?

Visiting teaching is a responsibility in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.  Members of the church visit other members of the church once a month.  We check on their temporal and spiritual well-being.  I know it was divinely inspired.  It is the life blood of the church.

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