Old Testament Lesson 43: The Shepherds of Israel (Ezekiel)

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?

Old Testament Lesson 30: “Come to the House of the Lord”

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.

Lesson 46: “Zion—The Pure in Heart” – Doctrine & Covenants and Church History

D&C 57; 64; 82; Moses 7 – What does Zion mean? Where has Zion existed? How do we establish Zion in our families and communities? What promises are made about the future of Zion? Al Doan joins us.

Lesson 44: “Being Good Citizens” – Doctrine & Covenants and Church History

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.

Lesson 37: “We Thank Thee, O God, for a Prophet” – Doctrine & Covenants and Church History

Why do we need living prophets? What does a prophet do? How can we better follow the prophet? Kurt Francom joins us.

Lesson 36: “The Desert Shall Rejoice, and Blossom as the Rose” – Doctrine & Covenants and Church History

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.

Lesson 25: Priesthood: “The Power of Godliness” – Doctrine & Covenants and Church History

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.

Lesson 24: “Be Not Deceived, but Continue in Steadfastness” – Doctrine & Covenants and Church History

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!

Book of Mormon Lesson 31 – “Firm in the Faith of Christ”

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?