This Isn’t the “Church of The Mormons”

Russel M. Nelson, the current prophet and president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, made national news recently when he shared that he has received continuous revelation indicating the Savior is unhappy with us designating ourselves as Mormons or the Church as the Mormon church. This came as a bit of surprise, especially with the Church itself’s branding of items like the … Continue reading This Isn’t the “Church of The Mormons”

Special Witness: Russel M. Nelson, Prophet

I’ve been wanting to introduce you to each of the members of the First Presidency of the Church, President Russel M. Nelson, and his two counselors Elders Eyring and Oaks, as well as the rest of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles. Each is unique. They have diverse backgrounds, come from different parts of the world, different walks of life, and they all have different … Continue reading Special Witness: Russel M. Nelson, Prophet

The Testimony of a Living Prophet of God

Joseph Smith Jr. was called to be a prophet in Upstate New York in the Spring of 1820. He and his brother Hyrum Smith were martyred by a mob in Carthage, Illinois on June 27, 1844. Joseph was followed by President Brigham Young, the so-called “American Moses,” and second prophet of the Church, who led the early members of the Church cross-country to the mountain … Continue reading The Testimony of a Living Prophet of God

I Speak Unto You As If Ye Were Present

One of my favorite set of verses from The Book of Mormon – Another Testament of Jesus Christ is a prophecy from the last prophet in the book and son of the prophet historian, Mormon, Moroni. It’s one of the most poignant messages in the book, in my opinion, since he speaks directly to us and shares an example of how the Lord guided him … Continue reading I Speak Unto You As If Ye Were Present