"Written by M. Russell Ballard"

YM Lesson 39: Missionary Work through Example

by M. Russell Ballard, "The Essential Role of Member Missionary Work," Ensign, May 2003, 37 | Young Men

Brothers and sisters, Easter is a time when the Christian world focuses on and rejoices in the Resurrection...

YM Lesson 36: Testimony

by M. Russell Ballard, "Pure Testimony," Ensign, Nov. 2004, 40 | Young Men

I recently returned from an assignment in Asia where we met with faithful Saints and missionaries. One meet...

YW Lesson 33: Avoiding Degrading Media Influences

by M. Russell Ballard, "Let Our Voices Be Heard," Ensign, Nov. 2003, 16 | Young Women

The fall of the year is when television airs its season premieres and introduces its new shows. A friend to...

YM Lesson 29: The Eternal Family

by M. Russell Ballard, "What Matters Most Is What Lasts Longest," Ensign, Nov. 2005, 41 | Young Men

Several of the Brethren and I recently visited a few of the refugee centers in Louisiana, Mississippi, and ...

YM Lesson 28: Respect for Womanhood

by M. Russell Ballard, "Women of Righteousness," Ensign, Apr. 2002, 66 | Young Men

My topic is something that is very close to my heart. I have been married to Sister Ballard for 50 years. T...

YW Lesson 20: Reach Out to Others

by M. Russell Ballard, "Doctrine of Inclusion," Ensign, Nov. 2001, 35 | Young Women

It may very well have been a beautiful, crisp autumn day like this. The Savior was sitting, teaching some o...

YM Lesson 13: Every Member Is a Missionary

by M. Russell Ballard, "The Essential Role of Member Missionary Work," Ensign, May 2003, 37 | Young Men

Brothers and sisters, Easter is a time when the Christian world focuses on and rejoices in the Resurrection...

YW Lesson 8: Attitudes About Our Divine Roles

by M. Russell Ballard, "Women of Righteousness," Ensign, Apr. 2002, 66 | Young Men

My topic is something that is very close to my heart. I have been married to Sister Ballard for 50 years. T...

YM Lesson 7: A Mighty Change of Heart

by M. Russell Ballard, "Go for It!" New Era, Mar. 2004, 4 | Young Men

What are your concerns in life at your age? Some of you have had questions on your minds about schooling, e...

Thoughts on Lesson Thirty-Four

by M. Russell Ballard, When Thou Art Converted | Sunday School

LEARNING THE LESSONS OF THE PAST A n important way we can keep our gospel links firm and strong is to emula...