New Testament Lesson 9: “Seek Ye First the Kingdom of God”

Matthew 6: Consider the lilies of the field! Jesus continues the Sermon on the Mount, discussing the importance of doing our service and worship “in secret,” laying up treasures in heaven instead of the earth, and the proper form of prayer. Jesus also teaches us to forgive others and to seek FIRST the kingdom of God. Al Doan joins us.

New Testament Lesson 4: “Prepare Ye the Way of the Lord”

Matthew 3-4: Rachel and David Zobell join us to discuss John the Baptist’s role in serving a forerunner of Christ. How did John prepare the people? Why was he necessary? What did he preach? Why was Christ baptized when He was perfect? Satan tempts Jesus in the wilderness, but Jesus resists. How can fasting strengthen us?

Lesson 17: The Law of Tithing and the Law of the Fast – Doctrine & Covenants and Church History

D&C 119 – Why do we pay tithing? What constitutes a full tithe? What promises has the Lord made to those who pay tithing? Why should we pay tithing? How are tithing funds used? How do we benefit from fasting and how can we help the poor? Dustin Homer is in the studio.