Kindness…

“Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest accomplishment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.” —  Anonymous

Food Comes First…

— The Time is Now, Chapter 6, p. 50- 64. Live for today, prepare for tomorrow. Physical Fitness. Scriptures and Songbooks. Survival Skills. Employment Concerns. Food Comes First. Avoiding Debts. Places of Refuge. Transportation to the Gathering Places. Healing Miracles. “Of greatest importance is the need for us to remember that the Lord has a great plan for every one …

Charity…

1 Corinthians 13: “Charity suffereth long, and is kind; charity envieth not; charity vaunteth not itself, is not puffed up, doth not behave itself unseemly, seeketh not her own, is not easily provoked, thinketh no evil; Rejoiceth not in iniquity, but rejoiceth in the truth; Beareth all things, believeth all things, hopeth all things, endureth all things. Charity never faileth: …

The Senegence Connection

So some may ask why in the world I would help to promote a product like lip color. I think this story will speak for itself: http://18pdr.blogspot.com/2011/06/in-timu7t-lipstick-for-dying.html Although to some it may seem materialistic and even lacking in importance, I know there are some who may feel differently. I am not one who see things through rose colored glasses. I …

Are You Being Neutralized in the Battle?

From Ezra Taft Benson in General Conference, April 1965: “The Prophet Joseph Smith declared it will be the elders of Israel who will step forward to help save the Constitution, and not the church.  Brethren, if we had done our homework and were faithful, we could step forward at this time and help save this country.  The fact that most …

The Importance of having Faith…

Faith is critical.  Trust in our Father in Heaven and in His plan is critical.  Obedience to the Lord’s commandments and to His servants the Prophets is critical.  We need to be doing all we can to live worthy of His spirit and to learn and know how to discern truth and to be able to make correct choices. We …

Hastening the work…

“Elder D. Todd Christofferson of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles has said, “For me, the missionary purpose captures the majesty of the work and glory of God (see Moses 1:39).  What endeavor is more magnificent than bringing the children of God to ultimate salvation through the grace of their Redeemer, the Lord Jesus Christ?  Remember that our missionary purpose …

I stand as an additional witness…

“I stand as an additional witness of these truths concerning the return of the Lost Tribes.  I have seen them traveling by foot, by boat and by other means.  They will come from afar, both from the land north and the land south.  I have seen that there will be many who will come together, rejoicing in the goodness of …