Gather the Family

We should do what we can to reach out and to Gather the Family. The family that we are referring to is the family of humanity. Humanity is a nature that all of us have and it is one of the things that unites us. We all have the same needs and the same goals for our life on the human level. All of us are unique in our talents and in our place in society and that is how we are to find that. The society that we are…

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Hand of A Prophet

All of the philosophies of the world need to be guided by the hand of a prophet. A prophet is a person who is holing the seat of the prophet and they display certain characteristics of that of being a prophet. It also consists of the seat itself that is sat in by people in a succession. The philosophies of the world and the major religions and schools of thought are headed by a single leader, who is seen as first among equals. There is a need in the world…

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Spiritual Resiliency

There are a lot of people who need to build up spiritual resiliency. It is easy enough to talk the talk, but it is not easy at all to walk the walk. We should learn to better walk the walk in all aspects of our life. Those who blindly follow a religion without any spirituality are doomed to not be resilient. We should have a strong foundation of spirituality before we go about searching for a religion to believe in. The religion that we believe in will only come about…

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Defender of Zion

We should be fervent defenders of Zion. Zion is an ideal that begins within the self and it can spread to those around us, our families, and the society in which we live. Even when we are a part of the people of Zion, we will have the world around us and they will always be in opposition to the people of the light. Even though we have these bad things around us, we should not let their words and actions bring us down. We should learn to uplift ourselves…

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The Christs at the Center

The Christs and their life and teachings should be at the center of our life and all the things that we do. It is the Christs who are at the center of the lives of those who are on the path to the light. There are a lot of people who do not have the Christs at the center of their life and the nature of their life shows that it is abundantly clear. There are a lot of people in the world who are searching for something more out…

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Hard Work and Integrity

There is a connection between hard work and integrity. The harder we work, the more honest we should tend to become. Those who are not hard working tend to be those that are lazy. It is a part of the divine plan for us to not only be honest in our dealings and to work with integrity, but also to work hard and to work smart. We should do all that we can to make sure that we have the best life and to make most of the time that…

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Life Unfolding

As we go through our life, life will unfold right before our eyes. There are a lot of people who will not take into account some of the things that happen in their life. We should learn to understand that there is more to life than meets the eye. Life is not about making it the best for us, it is about making it the best for us in the context of the world and other people around us. We should learn that there are often more things in the…

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Rise Out of Ourselves

Members of the first presidency have repeatedly stated that, in order to change the world, we need to learn to change ourselves. We learn that we need to rise out of ourselves and into a world that is full of new wonders and mysteries that we can solve. We only learn about this new side of ourselves through the influences that we have to other people and the forces that have influence over us. We should strive to rise out of the shadow of our own life and to come…

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Love as the Christs Loved

We should learn to love as the Christs loved. Love is one of the most important emotions that we can have and it is one of the base emotions of our existence. There are a lot of people who are living their life in the manner of fear. We should learn to live our life in the manner of love. When we think of love, we will do all of the other good emotions as well. It will allow us to practice the virtues. The Christs learned to love unconditionally…

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Call to Minister

We all have a call to minister to other people. It is one of the most important things that the Christs taught is the idea that we should be able to minister to other people. Our call is based on the idea that there are a lot of people in the world who are in a worse position than we are. The problems that many of us may face in the world may seem big to us, but they are small in relation to the real problems that many people…

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