The Sun Will Rise!

“Joy cometh in the morning to those who have earned the night’s rest of a laborer. One of life’s sweetest returns is the privilege of rendering significant service of worth to others. To be able to do for fellow human beings something they could not do for themselves brings matchless satisfaction. Years of preparation are worth it.” -Russell M. Nelson …

Are you ready?

“Start now to create a plan if you don’t already have one, or update your present plan. … The instability in the world today makes it imperative that we take heed of the counsel and prepare for the future” -L. Tom Perry

When disaster strikes, the time to prepare has passed

“Preparedness, when properly pursued, is a way of life, not a sudden, spectacular program.” “…[We must be] anxiously engaged in a positive program of preparation. It is not enough to hope for the best; we must prepare for it.” -Spencer W. Kimball

Are you prepared?

“On a daily basis we witness widely fluctuating inflation; wars; interpersonal conflicts; national disasters; variances in weather conditions; innumerable forces of immorality, crime, and violence; attacks and pressures on the family and individuals; technological advances that make occupations obsolete; and so on. The need for preparation is abundantly clear. The great blessing of being prepared gives us freedom from fear, …

All truths are easy to understand once discovered…

“The elusive nature of truth has been a favorite theme of history’s great poets and storytellers. … Now, never in the history of the world have we had easier access to more information—some of it true, some of it false, and much of it partially true. Consequently, never in the history of the world has it been more important to …

God Will Never Desert Us

Elder Jeffery R. Holland quoted this in his April 3, 2016 General Conference address: “President George Q. Cannon once taught, “No matter how serious the trial, how deep the distress, how great the affliction, God will never desert us. He never has and never will. He cannot do it. It is not in His character to do so. He will …

Love

“Love makes us instinctively reach out to God and other people.  Lust, on the other hand, is anything but godly and celebrates self-indulgence.  Love comes with open hands and open heart; lust comes with only an open appetite.” — Jeffery R. Holland, Created For Greater Things, pg. 54.

Beware of Pride

Beware of Pride:  Ezra Taft Benson 1985-1994 Presidency From the life of Ezra Taft Benson – First General Conference delivery- Differences between Pride and Humility  The Lord has warned to beware of Pride.  The Book of Mormon is a record of a fallen people.  One of the major messages of the Book of Mormon is the Sin of Pride.  (See …