Power in the Book of Mormon

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

The most important battle never fought

May 7, 2017

Why you never heard of the Battle of Antipas in the Book of Mormon

The most important battle never fought

When you have every advantage

April 30, 2017

Lamanite rebels teach us about the advantages we have in the battle against sin

When you have every advantage

Why we bridle

April 9, 2017

Alma's counsel to Shiblon highlights an important truth about passion and love

Why we bridle

Not to trifle with the words

March 26, 2017

King Benjamin exhorts us to pay close attention to General Conference

Not to trifle with the words

Work changed the Lamanites

March 19, 2017

Hard work transformed the hearts of the Lamanites. And it can transform ours, too.

Work changed the Lamanites

A prison built with our own hands

March 12, 2017

Lamanite prisoners of war teach us that we build our own spiritual prisons

A prison built with our own hands

Getting to know Corianton

March 5, 2017

Corianton-- he's not just the "sexual sin" guy

Getting to know Corianton

Planting Standards

January 29, 2017

Moroni teaches us about the importance of setting up reminders of our covenants in our daily lives.

Planting Standards

Nephite Elections

January 22, 2017

You think this election was contentious? Imagine if we held elections Nephite-style

Nephite Elections