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President’s Address to Seventy-First General Conference, April 6, 1926

December 14, 2015

THE PRESIDENT’S ADDRESS to the SEVENTY-FIRST GENERAL CONFERENCE, APRIL 6, 1926 of the REORGANIZED CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER DAY SAINTS  October, November, December 2015 Editors’ Note: The following presentation given by President Frederick M. Smith to the General Conference of 1926 contains his perspectives of the Church, and the world, from his point…

Ambassadors for Zion

September 2, 2015

AMBASSADORS FOR ZION July/August/September 2015 Walk with the Lord By Marci Damon I remember looking back on my life at all the many different times and different people that I have walked with down the sidewalk, down a hallway, or down a trail. I remember being a little girl and walking with my friends to…

Love Thy Neighbor

September 2, 2015

Love Thy Neighbor July/August/September 2015 – by Kathleen Haley  How have you been feeling lately? Have you felt happy to be alive or has there been some sadness in your heart? Are you wondering why? Have you spoken ill of someone? Do you feel sorry for telling some truths, or half-truths, out of turn? Did…

From The Desk Of

September 2, 2015

FROM THE DESK OF – ISSUE 64 July/August/September 2015 The High Priests Quorum – Quorum President David Van Fleet The high priests have met four times between conference and the beginning of August to discuss the “Letter of Instruction” written by President Joseph Smith III, studying recommendations for enriching prayer services, and listening to Elder…

History of Reunions

September 2, 2015

HISTORY OF REUNIONS July/August/September 2015 By Ardyce Nordeen Reunions are a very special and very unique part of our Church life, and their existence is only in those church groups that formed in the Restoration Movement from 1860 on. In other words, they are only a part of the RLDS Church experience. In the early…

Food Pantry Ministry

September 2, 2015

FOOD PANTRY MINISTRY July/August/September 2015 – By Frances Chelline ” I would that ye impart of your substance to the poor, every man according to that which he hath, such as feeding the hungry, clothing the naked, visiting the sick, and administering to their relief, both spiritually and temporally, according to their wants…” Mosiah 2:43…

Endure to the End

April 13, 2015

Endure to the End By Terry Patience Included in the tall tales of America is the story of Paul Bunyan, a big man with some unusual abilities. It was said that he could chop down an entire forest with one swing of his giant axe. Another such tall tale was an incident in Arizona when…

The Rock

April 13, 2015

“The Rock” A Summary of a Sermon Given By High Priest David Van Fleet October 5, 2014 The Holy Spirit is here this morning, and I believe the music just provided added to that. I also believe the Priesthood Assembly this weekend has been exceptional, and my wife, Kay, says the Women’s Retreat has been…

That We Stumble Not (Or Why the Book of Mormon) by David R. Van Fleet

January 29, 2015

Around 600 BC, the Spirit of the Lord explained to Nephi in a vision that, in days to come, the Gentiles would in no small measure stumble because of the omission of “the most plain and precious parts of the gospel of the Lamb.”(1) The time frame referred to in the vision appears to be…