D&C 107—The death of Joseph Smith results in a major succession crisis, with various parties vying for the mantle to lead the Church. What were the arguments of Sidney Rigdon, Brigham Young, James Strang, and others? Where would you have fallen if you were put in the shoes of the saints of the time?
D&C 4; 124;127; 128—This week we are focusing on ordinances on behalf of the dead as performed in Latter-day Saint temples. How have temple ordinances benefited you? What does it mean to redeem the dead? Steve Pierce is with us.
D&C 121, 122—Kurt Francom of LeadingLDS swings by to talk about some of the most powerful chapters in church history. We all endure adversity and Joseph Smith was no exception. What can we learn about adversity from the prophet’s experience in Liberty Jail?
D&C 101; 103; 105—Let’s learn more about the early saints’ efforts to establish Zion in Missouri, including the many trials and refining experience they went through, such as Zion’s Camp. And who better to walk us through this stuff than our resident Missourian, Al Doan?
Dustin Homer joins us for a discussion on how missionary work functioned among the early saints, and how missionary work can benefit us today. Were it not for the missionary work and sacrifices of the era, the Church would likely have been unable to carry on.
DYC 26; 28; 43—This lesson deals with personal apostasy. How do we recognize Satan’s deceptions? How do we avoid taking offense? This lesson has a terrible attention activity. Grady Kerr of Mormon Media Reviews is with us.
D&C 88—Why is it important to obtain both spiritual and secular knowledge in this life? How do both inform one another? Patricia Auxier-Doxey is with us.
D&C 89—The Word of Wisdom is ostensibly straightforward and simple, but how can we better live such a simple law? Do we sometimes focus too much on the proscriptions rather than the prescriptions in the law? Al Doan is with us!
D&C 29; 34; 88; 101—Dustin Homer sits with us to talk about the doctrine of the Second Coming. How can we prepare? Why is as Second Coming an important part of the plan of salvation?
D&C 76; 131—It is crucial that we understand the eternal promises and blessings offered us so long as we live the gospel. These sections play an enormous role in that. This is often referred to as THE VISION. Al Doan (hey!) joins us for some gospel doctrine love.