Walk in the Light of Christ and Take Care of Those Around You

A little background before we begin 2nd John. This comes from the Bible Dictionary. This epistle is like the 1st epistle in that it condemns false teachings. The elect lady to whom this epistle is addressed remains nameless.  Children Walking in Light is the Greatest Joy The epistle is to the elect lady and her … Continue reading Walk in the Light of Christ and Take Care of Those Around You

The Brother of Jared Sees Jesus Christ

Sometimes the Lord doesn't give us all the answers. He asks us what we propose to do. When we think about what we want, why we want it, and our reasoning behind it, then we are able to "reason with" and council with the Lord. It's more meaningful because we have done all the work. … Continue reading The Brother of Jared Sees Jesus Christ

Obtaining an Advocate with the Father By Abiding in Christ

Today's post will be covering 1st John (not the gospel of John). Since these are letters, the topics discussed will be short and many. As with all my posts, they are best read alongside your personal study. Especially so with the letters of the New Testament. A little background on this epistle from the Bible … Continue reading Obtaining an Advocate with the Father By Abiding in Christ

Alma In Gideon

Chapter 6 of Alma now! Something incredible happens in verse 1-4. After Alma gives this talk in the Land, the church begins to be cleansed and set in order. I want you to think about that for a minute. The reason Alma left the judgment seat in the first place was because there was so … Continue reading Alma In Gideon

Jesus Christ, Our Good Shepherd

In verse 37 and 38, we begin talking about the Good Shepherd, Jesus Christ. I think we all have heard this analogy. There is one part that sticks out to me. I'll copy in the parts of the verses that meant something.  "...Gone astray, as sheep having no shepherd, notwithstanding a shepherd hath called after … Continue reading Jesus Christ, Our Good Shepherd