Do Mormons believe in Palm Sunday and the Holy Week? #PrinceOfPeace

Do Mormons believe in Palm Sunday and the Holy Week? Last year at Church I welcomed everyone with a greeting of “Welcome to Church, have a good Palm Sunday.” Repeatedly I was asked, “What is Palm Sunday?” I was shocked, so I asked a member of the Bishopric “Please tell me you know what Palm…

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10 tips to improve your Family Home Evenings

10 tips to improve your Family Home Evenings Family Home Evening turns 101 on Wednesday, April 27th. Let us come together and celebrate Family Home Evening. How can we celebrate the 101st anniversary of Family Home Evening (FHE)? Learn the principles behind FHE, and live them! First, here is the letter that started it all!…

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15 Quotes To Increase Your Happiness from President Uchtdorf

15 Quotes To Increase Your Happiness from President Uchtdorf   This past September I had an opportunity to visit my mission in New England, while I was there I attended Stake Conference where we had  Elder Anthony D. Perkins of the quorum on the 70 address us. Elder Perkins talked about happiness, and how we…

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16 Faith Strengthening Quotes From The Prophets & Apostles

16 Faith Strengthening Quotes From The Prophets & Apostles   Faith is the basic building block of our spiritual life, a strong faith in Jesus Christ is vital to our survival as disciples of Jesus Christ. The first step to a strong faith in Jesus Christ is “planting” the seed of faith. (Alama 32:36) Many of…

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12 Misconceptions About Missionary Work

12 Misconceptions About Missionary Work. Is one of the 12 misconceptions about missionary work holding you back from sharing the Gospel? Here are 12 misconceptions about missionary work. We either tell ourselves these things, or we’ve been told them by others. Once we understand these are misconceptions, we can overcome them, and receive the blessings of sharing the Gospel. And, once we…

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7 Ways to Come “Pre-Trained” for Your Mission. A Mission Prep Guide!

7 Ways to Come “Pre-Trained” for Your Mission. A Mission Prep Guide!   As a trainer on my mission, I often talked with other trainers about how training was going. We would share ideas and talk about how our missionaries were doing. Oftentimes 1-2 trainers per flight group would say something like, “It is super…

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5 Types of Letters That Missionaries Love Getting!

5 Types of Letters That Missionaries Love Getting! As a missionary, a good letter will boost your spirits, and encourage you to keep going when it is hard. As I was writing the article “5 things to avoid writing you missionaries about”  I started to think, what type of letters did I love to get?  I…

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Pure Hearts, Clean Hands, and Temple Altars.

Pure Hearts, Clean Hands, and Temple Altars.  As I was reading about the Temple this quote hit me, I love that everything we do in the Temple is focused on eternity, and because He lives, and wants us to live with Him again. Enjoy this quote.  “In the first recorded revelation of this, the last…

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