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5 Things You Did Not Know About Hyrum Smith The Patriarch.

Hyrum Smith, the Patriarch. I love Hyrum Smith, I served my mission in Vermont and walked the hills were he was raised. We often extol Joseph Smith, Brigham Young and other early Prophets for their works and mission. But Hyrum is arguably the 2nd most important man of the restoration. Hyrum’s legacy may not be well known, but Joseph counseled us to learn it and follow it. For it is a legacy of selfless service to God. Hyrum’s life is

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Church Announces BYU–Pathway Worldwide

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced the creation of a global higher-education organization, BYU–Pathway Worldwide (BYU–PW). The institution will have responsibility for all online certificate and degree programs offered by the Church Educational System (CES). Clark G. Gilbert, current president of BYU–Idaho, will oversee this new organization. BYU–Pathway Worldwide will be based in Salt Lake City, Utah, and will begin operating May 1, 2017. President Dieter F. Uchtdorf, second counselor in the

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7 Principles Of Personal Revelation Every Latter-day Saint Needs To Know!

On Sunday, January 29, 2017, Elder Gerald N. Lund gave a fireside at my YSA Stake in Orem. In it, he said, “Is it the Spirit? Or just me?” is one of the most asked questions to General Authorities of the church. He told us, it is vital that we learn how to receive, recognize, and respond to personal revelation. He told us that revelation is communication from God through The Spirit to our spirit.  Often it is through feelings to our

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7 things Mormons do that makes dating harder than it needs to be!

Dating has become toxic. We can see the adverse effects in the growing number of single people who are not only unmarried, but they are not even dating. So I set out, I started to ask dozens of real YSA why they think dating is toxic, these are the seven reasons that came to the top. 1st. Getting Physical And Spiritual Priorities Backwards. If the majority of dating problems could be boiled down to one issue this is it. We’ve

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6 Truths Mormons MUST Understand To Win The War Against Porn

6 Truths Mormons MUST Understand To Win The War Against Porn There is a porn pandemic, there is no doubt about it. Take a look in the wards and stakes of the church and you will find dozens of men and women who Satan has sidelined with this destructive habit. Satan is waging an all-out war against the Saints, his goal is simple, to stop members of the church from making or keeping temple covenants. He knows he loses the battle if

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3 Traps That Satan Uses To Destroy The Saints And How To Avoid Them!

3 Traps That Satan Uses To Destroy The Saints And How To Avoid Them! Because Lucifer lost the War in Heaven, he knows his fate and the fate of his followers. They have been forever denied a physical body and they will never enjoy any of the blessings we enjoy. However, there is still one thing to be decided and it is all up to us. Do we follow Christ to victory and everlasting happiness or do we fall into

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5 New Years Resolutions Every Latter-day Saint Should Consider In 2017

5 New Years Resolutions Every Latter-day Saint Should Consider In 2017! Every year we set new years resolutions, some of them are wise and some are foolish, but most only last until mid-January.  Why? Well, I could write about how we don’t actually set goals correctly, and I did last year (Click here for how to set goals and achieve them). But this year I wanted to focus on worthwhile goals, I looked to the Brethren and found 5 New Years Resolutions

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Three Things You Did NOT Know About The Restoration

 Three Things You Did NOT Know About The Restoration The Restoration was ushered in by the First Vision in the Spring of 1820. But God started preparing the world long before 1820 for the Gospel to be restored. Here are three things you did NOT know about the Restoration. 1st. That The Founder Of The First Baptist Church In America Prepared The Way For The Restoration. Roger Williams, The Father of Religious Freedom and Founder of the First Baptist Church

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#LIGHTtheWORLD Video’s break records! Near 70 MILLION views!

It is not even Christmas yet and the #LIGHTtheWORLD initiative has already eclipsed goals and aspirations of the Church! I was sitting in a meeting at Temple Square this past November when they informed us about #LIGHTtheWORLD they also informed us that #Hallelujah had blown past all expectations this past Easter setting a Church initiative record 49 million views. But the church announced this past week that #LIGHTtheWORLD has almost crossed the 70 MILLION views mark. But more importantly, it has engaged

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Dating Counsel From My YSA Bishop That Every YSA Needs To Hear

Dating Counsel From My YSA Bishop That Every YSA Needs To Hear Dating advice is the most frustrating thing ever, everyone gives conflicting advice! One person will say “talk more”, another “talk less.” One will say do something “spiritual” and someone else “something non-churchy.” In the middle of this I turned to my YSA Bishop and asked him for his advice and he gave me the following amazing points, the more we talked the more I realized how powerful this