Why saying ‘receive’ your endowment can be more helpful, accurate, and respectful

How we talk about the ordinances of the temple frames how we understand them. Here is one way we can speak more lovingly about the endowment.
We may not always receive physical healing during difficult medical trials, but the Savior can bless our souls with an “active healing power.”
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Have you seen this touching Tabernacle Choir family history connection?
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After his own baptism in 2005, Bishop Miliate set a goal to help 3 people join the Church each year. So far this year, he’s helped 13.
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“Senior missions are some of the best-kept secrets in the Church.”
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July 12, 2024 09:30 AM MDT
With hundreds of temples currently under construction or announced, here’s how choosing a new temple location takes place.
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July 11, 2024 10:24 AM MDT
Reflecting on specific questions during a temple endowment session can help you prepare to receive personalized direction from the Spirit.
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July 10, 2024 10:33 AM MDT
David Anderson was managing the Mesa, Arizona, Deseret Industries store around the year 2009 when someone dropped off a few pictures and paintings that had been sitting in their garage and then left.
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Podcasts

Exploring what it means to be “all in” the gospel of Jesus Christ
A Come, Follow Me study group podcast
Using our influence as women of God to make a difference in the world.
A multifaceted, shame-free approach to family history
July 10, 2024 07:26 AM MDT
‘It doesn’t do anything’ was my teen son’s response to my encouragement to ponder the Savior during the sacrament. What could I say to him?
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July 09, 2024 09:29 AM MDT
It’s easy to compare our results to others. But the great missionaries Ammon and Aaron weren’t doing that, and we shouldn’t either.
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The Church has released a groundbreaking date for the Cagayan de Oro Philippines Temple and an artist’s rendering of the João Pessoa Brazil Temple.
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July 08, 2024 01:47 PM MDT
Before LaVell Edwards took over the BYU football program, the idea of players taking two years off to serve a mission was somewhat of a debated concept.
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July 08, 2024 01:15 PM MDT
With this helpful study technique from Jared Halverson, we can find answers from God in the scriptures to even our most difficult—and modern—problems.
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July 05, 2024 11:34 AM MDT
I've always liked to keep my mental shelves fully stocked with absolutes and platitudes. Until the late Melissa Inouye showed me the power of emptiness.
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July 05, 2024 11:24 AM MDT
For Sharley Funk, whose husband Lance was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s, “anticipatory grief” has come to describe her life all too well, but she has also learned to lean on these important gospel principles to help her in especially tough moments.
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July 05, 2024 11:00 AM MDT
Think of this as a job board for senior missionaries, and a lot of the opportunities listed are of “critical” need.
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July 03, 2024 01:41 PM MDT
Last weekend James Corrigan qualified for this summer’s Olympic Games in Paris. This weekend he and his fiancé will be sealed in the Saratoga Springs Utah Temple.
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July 03, 2024 12:12 PM MDT
The idea that we should “keep” the commandments may be much more than just following directions or obeying God.
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July 03, 2024 10:00 AM MDT
“After my lung transplant surgery, I had a spiritual experience that showed me that God really does carry us through our darkest hours.”
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By  Jody Moore
July 02, 2024 10:35 AM MDT
The Spirit can help us learn to choose thoughts of faith and hope, a practice that can transform our lives.
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