The organization of the Church
**#ComeFollowMe nugget** 𝚆𝚑𝚘 𝚠𝚎𝚛𝚎 𝚝𝚑𝚎 𝚜𝚒𝚡 𝚠𝚑𝚘 𝚘𝚛𝚐𝚊𝚗𝚒𝚣𝚎𝚍 𝚝𝚑𝚎 𝙲𝚑𝚞𝚛𝚌𝚑 𝚘𝚗 𝟼 𝙰𝚙𝚛𝚒𝚕 𝟷𝟾𝟹0? We can be fairly certain about the organizers, though no clear record remains. The minutes of…
What do Ben Franklin and E.B. Grandin have in common?
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was organized on April 6, 1830. In Doctrine & Covenants section 20, the basic doctrine and organization of the church is described.
The revelations in the Doctrine and Covenants were given in response to specific circumstances nearly 200 years ago, but the principles they teach are timeless.
The burdens we don’t relieve, but rather place, on others’ backs are not only weighing down the individuals themselves, but it is like we are scourging the Savior himself.
#ComeFollowMe nugget Doctrine and Covenants 18–19“𝚃𝚑𝚎 𝚆𝚘𝚛𝚝𝚑 𝚘𝚏 𝚂𝚘𝚞𝚕𝚜 𝙸𝚜 𝙶𝚛𝚎𝚊𝚝” Martin and Lucy Harris had one of the finest farms in Palmyra, New York. It had taken them years…
The farm or the work? Which did He love more?
#ComeFollowMe nugget 𝚃𝚑𝚎 𝚌𝚘𝚜𝚝 𝚘𝚏 𝙶𝚘𝚍’𝚜 𝚕𝚘𝚟𝚎. Referring to Doctrine and Covenants 19:18, Elder D. Todd Christofferson said: “Let us consider the cost of God’s precious love. … His agony…
When Joseph Smith needed help financing the publication of the Book of Mormon, the Lord sent Martin Harris to help.