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How Are Prophets Chosen Today?

Q: How do prophets come to be today? Does the church elect the prophet?

I had an off-line discussion with someone about this topic and thought it was worth answering in a post. 1,498 more words


Sustaining the Brethren: A Modern Example of Thoughtful Discipleship

I am doing some work with Exodus 16-20 right now and will be posting some thoughts shortly. I find the parallels between the complainers that followed Moses to the… 3,545 more words

Old Testament

"Keep your mouth shut and hold your tongue!" (Leave the leadership alone.)

A new revelation and commandment

As time goes on, I am becoming more and more aware of problems in the church, of practices that don’t match our scriptures, of ecclesiastical abuses and errors in judgment and policy, etc.  2,267 more words


Moses 6:40 Tell us plainly who thou art, and from whence thou comest?

This question is intended to delegitimize the prophet. In essence, the question is “Who do you think you are?” “Who made you a prophet over us?” The Savior was asked the same thing. 763 more words

Old Testament

Elijah And The Prophets Of Baal Puzzle- Activity Sheet

Elijah And The Prophets Of Baal Puzzle

(Activity Sheet)

Activity sheets are a great way to end a Sunday School lesson. They can serve as a great take home activity. 75 more words


Joseph Smith translated the Book of Mormon with a seerstone

I wanted to put together some historical accounts that show that Joseph Smith used a seer stone in his translation of The Book of Mormon… 1,019 more words

Jesus Christ

Experience with President Harold B. Lee

The following is an excerpt from Elder Nelson’s autobiography. He relates an experience where he saw President Harold B. Lee following his passing.

I learned about his ( 343 more words