Tag Archive: finding solutions to our problems

Alma 1-3

Downloaded from: http://ldsscriptureteachings.org/2014/01/16/alma-1-3/ There is quite a bit going on in Alma 1-3. We are introduced to our second visible anti-Christ, as Nehor enters the stage (Sherem was the first- see Jacob 7). Following his death we read how the Nephites were able … Continue reading →

Mosiah 29

Downloaded from: http://ldsscriptureteachings.org/2014/01/14/mosiah-29/ I appreciate the discussion Mosiah sets forth in Mosiah 29 regarding government, responsibility, and his opinion regarding kings and how they tend to limit liberty. In Mosiah 29:13 we read what I would term a fascinating verse: Therefore, if it … Continue reading →

Mosiah 21- 24 The Lord Will Strengthen Us

Downloaded from: http://ldsscriptureteachings.org/2014/01/08/mosiah-21-24-the-lord-will-strengthen-us/ Mosiah chapters 22 through 24 both illustrate how the Lord works in our lives to make us equal to our challenges. We read that the people of Limhi were in a tough situation in that “there was no way that they … Continue reading →

Mosiah 21 – Repeating The Same Mistake

Downloaded from: http://ldsscriptureteachings.org/2014/01/08/mosiah-21-repeating-the-same-mistake/ Mosiah 21 illustrates the human tendency to repeat the same mistake again and again. In verses 4-12 we read that the people of Limhi were surrounded by the Lamanites and that they had to pay tribute to them, with “heavy … Continue reading →

Mormon 1-7 How To Be Happy

Downloaded from: http://ldsscriptureteachings.org/2013/11/27/mormon-1-7-how-to-be-happy/ I am teaching a Book of Mormon class right now and am in Mormon this week.  A few years ago I was listening to a book by Tal Ben-Shahar called “Happier: Learn the Secrets to Daily Joy and Lasting Fulfillment” and … Continue reading →

Romans 14 – Doubtful Disputations

Downloaded from: http://ldsseminary.wordpress.com/2013/03/07/romans-14-doubtful-disputations/ Romans 14 – Doubtful Disputations Him that is weak in the faith receive ye, but not to doubtful disputations.  For one believeth that he may eat all things: another, who is weak, eateth herbs.  Let not him that eateth despise … Continue reading →

Pilate & Jesus: A Practical Application

Downloaded from: http://ldsseminary.wordpress.com/2013/01/15/pilate-jesus-a-practical-application/ In John’s account of the exchange between Jesus and Pontius Pilate, the Prefect of the Roman province of Judaea, we read the following: Then Pilate entered into the judgment hall again, and called Jesus, and said unto him, Art thou … Continue reading →