Now he believes it's more than that.
"We may receive grace before, during and after our trial," Wilcox said as he addressed the audience Saturday, Jan. 30.
"Grace isn't an emergency generator or booster engine. It's a constant energy source, the energy to get us through the tunnel."
Wilcox said people misunderstand the scripture in 2 Nephi 25:23, thinking it means that we only receive God's grace after all we can possibly do on our own.