Genesis 24-29 – Abraham dissuades Isaac from marrying a Canaanite. Why should we strive to marry “in the covenant”? What kind of woman was Rebekah? Jacob will rule over his younger brother. How are we sometimes like Esau, so easily selling his birthright? How do birthrights work?
Abraham 1; Genesis 22 – Abraham is commanded to sacrifice Isaac, a child that he struggled for many years to conceive. Could you sacrifice your child if the Lord required it? What do we learn from Abraham and Sarah’s faith? What of Hagar?
Abraham 1; Genesis 12 – What is the Abrahamic Covenant? Who are the seed of Abraham? How do we become part of Abraham’s lineage? Why do we care? What are our responsibilities under the Abrahamic Covenant? Lauren Johnson joins us for the first time, so give her your love.
Abraham 3 – What is foreordination? Why do we believe in it? Do we believe in inevitability? What happened int he Council in Heaven and how does it affect us today? Patricia Auxier kicks things off for the year with us.
D&C 95; 109; 110 – Why are temples so significant? What lessons were learned in the construction of the Kirtland Temple? What sacrifices does the Lord require in order to give us blessings? What happened after the Lord accepted the Kirtland Temple?