Tag Archives: repentance

The tragedy of abuse – Alma 50:30

Alma 50 tells the story of one Morianton, an enemy to the Nephites: Therefore, Morianton put it into their hearts that they should flee to the land which was northward, which was covered with large bodies of water, and take … Continue reading

Posted in Book of Mormon, sin | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Don’t Lose Hope!

We must be careful, as we seek to become more and more godlike, that we do not become discouraged and lose hope. Becoming Christlike is a lifetime pursuit and very often involves growth and change that is slow, almost imperceptible. … Continue reading

Posted in Inspiration, Jesus Christ, Repentance | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Elder Nelson’s experience on an airplane

Procrastination of repentance carries great risk. The number of tomorrows is limited. The conquest of physical addiction, for example, must be done while it is still possible to exert spiritual supremacy over temptations of the flesh. (See Romans 8:6; 2 … Continue reading

Posted in Agency, Prayer, Repentance | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Orson Hyde returns

Summer 1838, Orson returned from serving as a missionary in England to Far West, Missouri just as trouble began. Orson was very ill and exhausted. Unable to get out, friends called on him and filled his ears with news of … Continue reading

Posted in Apostasy, Atonement, Change, Church History, Endurance, Forgiveness, Friends, Happiness, Honesty, Leadership, Mercy, Miracles, Prophets, Stories from Church History, Testimony | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Mosiah 3:19

Now is the day to make the changes you want to see in your life. Today is your day. Own it, live it, and enjoy the first day of the rest of your life. It is my judgment that any … Continue reading

Posted in Book of Mormon, Change, Repentance | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Student Questions About Repentance

We had several students ask questions about repentance in class after our discussions surrounding the downfall of Saul, David and Solomon.  Some questions revolved around those who battle with the same sin repeatedly as well as how repentance works.  One … Continue reading

Posted in Old Testament, Repentance, Student questions | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment