Titles for the Third Member of the Godhead

Sep 2, 2010
1 min read

Most know him as the Holy Ghost or the Holy Spirit, but how many titles does he have? Here’s a list of all the titles that I have discovered thus far.

Voice of the Spirit Video

Sep 1, 2010
0 min read

This is a Mormon Messages video that I noticed today on lds.org. I thought it presented a wonderful analogy for the Spirit.

A Guide to Keeping Your Own “Small Plates”

Aug 30, 2010
15 min read

In first Nephi chapter one verse one of the Book of Mormon, Nephi begins by saying “…therefore I make a record of my proceedings in my days”. The very first verse in the Book of Mormon makes reference to record-keeping. Later on, Nephi makes two sets of records with an important distinction between the two.

Interpreters and Combinations

Aug 25, 2010
28 min read

The Book of Mormon and early history of the LDS Church speak of two sacred stones known as “interpreters” or a “Urim and Thummim”. What were they, what secrets were they meant to reveal and why?

A Simple Etymological Study Method That Anyone Can Do

Aug 23, 2010
12 min read

There is a simple but powerful method that I find myself using more and more for studying the doctrines of the gospel and I would like to share it with you.

It’ll Never Work!

Aug 20, 2010
17 min read

I found this list of quotes years ago that includes many statements by very prominent, very intelligent people speaking of items relating to scientific advancement that will never work or never happen. It’s quite humorous, but it says a lot I think about how much we have to learn in the future.

The Marvelous Work of Fulfilling the Covenant: Part 4 of 4

Aug 18, 2010
32 min read

In this final part of a four part series we will look into how the Abrahamic covenant will be fulfilled to all the families of the earth.

The Marvelous Work of Fulfilling the Covenant: Part 3 of 4

Aug 17, 2010
9 min read

We return to Christ’s ministry among the remnant of the House of Joseph upon the American continent in 34 AD. Jesus reveals the sign that will accompany the commencement of the fulfilling of the covenant.

The Marvelous Work of Fulfilling the Covenant: Part 2 of 4

Aug 16, 2010
16 min read

In Part 1, the Abrahamic covenant was outlined and the issues regarding its fulfillment were presented. Next will be the exploration of Book of Mormon verses concerning this fulfillment.

The Marvelous Work of Fulfilling the Covenant: Part 1 of 4

Aug 15, 2010
4 min read

God made a covenant with Abraham, to Issac, to Jacob and to all of Israel and these covenants extend to all who follow Jesus Christ. When will this covenant be fulfilled? The Book of Mormon holds the keys.

The Brass Plates vs. The Old Testament

Aug 14, 2010
3 min read

Which was larger, the Brass Plates that the Nephites possessed or the Old Testament that we currently have in our possession today?

The Sacred Number 8

Aug 13, 2010
2 min read

The number 8 occurs many times in scripture under different contexts, it’s interesting to see these occurrences and think about their meaning.

A Look At The Doctrine of The Trinity

Aug 12, 2010
31 min read

The purpose of this research is to take a look at New Testament scriptures for insights or evidence into the structure of the Godhead.

Cut a Covenant

Aug 11, 2010
11 min read

We usually think of the word ‘covenant’ as simply meaning ‘a promise’ or ‘a promise between two people’, but a deeper study of the word reveals that there is much more happening when we speak of covenants and their implications.

Temple Worship by Elder John A. Widtsoe

Aug 7, 2010
34 min read

A talk given at a meeting of the Genealogical Society of Utah at the Assembly Hall in Salt Lake on October 12, 1920. By far one of my favorite talks on the temple. The whole thing is great, but the last third is really priceless information.

The Proper Role of Government

Jul 20, 2010
37 min read

It is generally agreed that the most important single function of government is to secure the rights and freedoms of individual citizens. But, what are those right? And what is their source?

None Dare Call it Conspiracy

Jul 11, 2010
0 min read

Ezra Taft Benson in this 6 April 1972 conference address says its not a conspiracy theory, but a conspiracy fact. He also endorses the book None Dare Call It Conspiracy, by Gary Allen.

Sugar: The Bitter Truth

Jul 1, 2010
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Robert H. Lustig, MD, UCSF Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Endocrinology, explores the damage caused by sugary foods. He argues that fructose (too much) and fiber (not enough) appear to be cornerstones of the obesity epidemic through their effects on insulin.