1 Samuel 2; 3; 8 – The sons of Eli commit serious transgressions but Eli falls short in his bid to reprimand them, thus receiving a reprimanding himself. How do we put ourselves, the world, or others before the Lord? We might not seduce women outside the temple, but we still err in one way or another. In better news: Samuel is called by the Lord and Israel wants a king. Download now and download often!
Judges 2; 4; 6; 13-16 – How does Israel fall into cycles of apostasy? How do we do the same and how can we avoid apostasy? From where did Samson gather his strength? What separated Nazarites from Israel? Why did Barak need Deborah by his side? We talk about friends, family, covenants, and faith as stakes that keep us strong. Kurt Francom of LeadingLDS joins us.
Joshua 1-6; 23; 24 – Danny Rasmussen of Normons.com joins us. The Lord calls Joshua to succeed Moses and command shim to be strong. How would you feel receiving a calling in the wake of someone as grand as Moses? The Israelites cross the Jordan river on dry ground via faith. Jericho is destroyed. What reminders are there to serve us and ancient Israel?
Deuteronomy 6; 8; 11; 32 – Moses gives his final three sermons to the Israelites before Israel is to cross the Jordan and overtake Canaan. What would you impart to loved ones if it was the last time you would speak to them? How do covenants strengthen us? How was Israel counseled to remember their God? How can we do the same? Dustin Homer is with us.
What a lesson! Dustin Homer shows up and blows our mind with tips on how to improve as member missionaries. How can we be better at missionary work? What are your experiences? And how do we retain and fellowship new members?
Temple work is awesome and we can do a heckuva lot more of it. What can we do to be more efficient and active with temple work? Are we shirking our covenants when we fail to attend the temple? Dustin Homer joins us.
Alma 53-58 – Two thousand young Ammonites – the Armies of Helaman – fight for liberty. Not one of them is killed. How did they help their parents preserve their covenants? Why is it important to keep our covenants during difficult periods? How can righteous parents help their young?