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YM Lesson 29: The Purpose of Life

by L. Tom Perry, "The Plan of Salvation," Ensign, Nov 2006, 69-72 | Young Men

While attending a sacrament meeting during the summer months, I was fortunate to hear messages from three s...

YW Lesson 27: Strengthening Testimony through Obedience

by Glenn L. Pace, "Spiritual Revival," Ensign, Nov 1992, 11 | Young Women

When I was young I was overly dependent on my older sister. For example, I was a fussy eater, and when we w...

Provident Living: Applying Principles of Self-Reliance and Preparedness (Spencer W. Kimball 11)

by Thomas S. Monson, "Guiding Principles of Personal and Family Welfare," Ensign, Sep 1986, 3 | Relief Society/Priesthood

Fifty years ago this year, on Sunday, April 5, the prophets, seers, and revelators of the Church of God on ...

Provident Living: Applying Principles of Self-Reliance and Preparedness (Spencer W. Kimball 11)

by Thomas S. Monson, "Guiding Principles of Personal and Family Welfare," Ensign, Sep 1986, 3 | Relief Society/Priesthood

Fifty years ago this year, on Sunday, April 5, the prophets, seers, and revelators of the Church of God on ...

1867 Mormon Tabernacle Pews Are Casualties of a Face-Lift

by Martin Stolz | LDS Life

The loss of the original, and uncomfortable, pine pews, handmade in 1867 and meticulously etched and painte...

YW Lesson 18: A Heritage of Righteous Traditions

by Shanna Ghaznavi, "A New Tradition," New Era, Apr 2002, 21 | Young Women

Mylea Moua's cousins make fun of her for going to church. Some of her close family members discourage her c...

YW Lesson 12: Fathers' Blessings

by "Latter-day Prophets Speak: Righteous Fathers in the Home," Ensign, June 2002, 17 | Young Women

Brigham Young (1801-77) Second President of the Church "Let the husband and father learn to bend his will t...

YW Lesson 10: The Priesthood: A Great Blessing

by Diane L. Mangum, "Young Women and the Blessings of the Priesthood," New Era, May 1993, 20 | Young Women

Jump in a cold swimming pool and suddenly all your senses will be aware of the water. You know water surrou...

Lesson 9: "Seek Ye First the Kingdom of God"

by L. Tom Perry, "Discipleship," Ensign, Nov 2000, 60 | Sunday School

My mother was a great delegator. Each Saturday morning as my brothers and sisters and I were growing up, we...

YW Lesson 2: Spiritual Gifts

by Robert D. Hales, "Gifts of the Spirit," Ensign, Feb. 2002, 12 | Young Women

The phrase "return with honor" is a very clear description of the purpose of life here in our mortal probat...