Power in the Book of Mormon

Being filled by a tiny bite of bread and a few drops of water

December 2, 2017

Christ teaches us that the Sacrament is meant to be a spiritually filling experience.

Being filled by a tiny bite of bread and a few drops of water

Modern-day vain repetitions

November 12, 2017

A study tip that showed me how I was a "vain repeater" and changed the way I pray.

Modern-day vain repetitions

Contention and the spirit of contention

November 5, 2017

The Nephites teach us about contention and the spirit of contention

Contention and the spirit of contention

The reachable God

October 15, 2017

Some surprising lessons from Christ's visit to the Nephites

The reachable God

Getting out of a thoughtless stupor

September 24, 2017

How Moroni's scathing rebuke to Pahoran got me to Floria last weekend.

Getting out of a thoughtless stupor

The whisper that shakes the earth

September 3, 2017

Lamanite would-be murderers teach us about the power of being soft-spoken

The whisper that shakes the earth

Spiritual poison

August 27, 2017

The Nephites teach is the importance of avoiding spiritual poison in our lives.

Spiritual poison

Signs and Spiritual Eclipses

August 20, 2017

The Nephites teach us about the dangers of looking for the fantastic

Signs and Spiritual Eclipses

Many revelations daily

July 30, 2017

When is the last time you received revelation? Probably more recently than you may realize.

Many revelations daily

These are our days

July 23, 2017

The Prophet Nephi teaches us not to look back on previous generations with envy.

These are our days

Lessons on revelation from the five Nephite runners

July 16, 2017

The five Nephite "runners" teach us some important lessons about personal revelation and missionary work

Lessons on revelation from the five Nephite runners

Unwearyingness

July 9, 2017

Nephi teaches us what it means to serve God with true unwearyingness

Unwearyingness

Liberty which binds us (rerun)

July 2, 2017

Moroni teaches that liberty used to mean something better than freedom

Liberty which binds us (rerun)

When repentance doesn't fix everything

June 25, 2017

The Nephites teach us why God allows us to shoulder some of the burden of our sins... even after we repent

When repentance doesn't fix everything

For the fathers who aren't there

June 18, 2017

The people of Ammon teach us a touching lesson about fatherhood.

For the fathers who aren't there

Easier to maintain than to fix

June 11, 2017

Moroni teaches us that we all have gained spiritual ground we have won in our life. But if we are not diligent every day, that spiritual ground can quickly be lost.

Easier to maintain than to fix

Marvel, and Marvel Not

June 4, 2017

We should marvel. But it has to be the right kind of marveling

Marvel, and Marvel Not

Sacrificing cities

May 28, 2017

Moroni teaches us about putting first things first

Sacrificing cities

Just men and women are just men and women

May 21, 2017

Taking a word out of context... for our profit and learning

Just men and women are just men and women

It had an end

May 14, 2017

Thoughts on motherhood, trials, and the Atonement from Helaman 1

It had an end