Ezekiel 18; 34-37 – How is a shepherd different from a sheepherder? What promises are given to Israel in the vision of the valley of bones? What unique understanding do we have of the stick of Judah and stick of Joseph due to modern-day revelation?
2 Chronicles 29-34 – Hezekiah reopens the doors of the temple and has the Levites clean it up for worship. Hezekiah invites all from Judah and Israel to return to Jerusalem to worship, but Israel mocks him. Sennacherib leads Assyria in destroying Israel and laying siege to Jerusalem. Josiah restores Judah to righteousness. Patricia Auxier is with us.
Dustin Homer joins us as we have a candid and in-depth discussion about how we, as Latter-day Saints, have a responsibility to take an active role in our communities. We must participate in government, obey the laws of the land, serve others, support worthy causes, etc. This is a far greater lesson than it seems at face value.
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 84; 121; 107 – What is the oath and covenant of the priesthood? What is required of priesthood holders? What is promised to us? How has priesthood organization changed or grown over time? Al Doan joins us.
D&C 26; 28; 43; 50 – How do we avoid personal apostasy? What trivial matters caused the early saints to apostatize? Do we see similar apostasy today? Study the scriptures! Grady Kerr from Mormon Media Reviews joins us!
Alma 43-52 – War. Why did Mormon include so much about war in the latter chapters of Alma? What do we stand to learn from it? Captain Moroni raises the Title of Liberty in the face of attrition and a lack of hope. Amalickiah conspires to become king of the Lamanites. The righteous Nephites protect themselves from the Lamanites. How can we protect ourselves from the evils of the world?