Spiritual and temporal self-reliance! What are they? We discuss the importance of work, food storage, caring for the needy, and the Church welfare program. Patricia Auxier joins us.
Settling the Mountain West – The Salt Lake Temple took 40 years to build. What lessons do we learn from the difficulty faced in its construction? Why is a foundation so important that it was built twice? How can we turn our hearts toward the temple? Why were saints sent to colonize areas instead of grouping together? We also discuss missionary work. Dustin Homer is with us.
D&C 124 – What great events in Church history transpired in Nauvoo? Why did the Saints build Nauvoo? Missionaries from Nauvoo convert thousands and build Zion. Patricia Auxier is with us.
D&C 101; 103; 105 – The early Saints in Missouri were persecuted and wronged. Why did the Lord allow this to happen? What role did Zion’s Camp play in shaping the future of the Church? How can we be patient through tribulation? How can we be obedient while not always understanding the Lord’s will? Al is in the studio.
Dustin Homer joins us to talk about missionary work. The Saints in the Kirtland era made great sacrifices for the sake of missionary work. What were they? We share numerous missionary stories of the pioneer era and talk about how we can be pioneers and missionaries in our day.
D&C 46 – What are the gifts of the spirit? What purposes do they serve? How can we seek spiritual gifts? How can we cultivate the gifts of the spirit? Patricia Auxier joins us.
The Lord gathers his people, both spiritually and physically. How did the Lord gather the Saints in Ohio? How were the gathered in Missouri? How do we gather today? Why is it better to build the Church in our own lands? Bill Doolittle joins us.
Articles of Faith 4 – What is a principle and what is an ordinance? Why must we have faith? Why are repentance and baptism essential? How is the Gift of the Holy Ghost different from the Holy Ghost?
D&C 6, 8, 9, 11 – How does the Holy Ghost communicate to us? What is a “still, small voice”? How does the Holy Ghost reveal truth? How do we discern whether revelation is from God?
D&C 6, 8, 9 – How can we prepare to receive personal revelation? Why do we need personal revelation? What are the steps to receiving such revelation? What does it mean to ponder the scriptures?