Elder Walter F. Gonzalez; Attending the annual tithing settlement is an opportunity to meet with our bishop and show that we believe in the promises of our covenants and that we act in accordance with what we have promised our God.
By Elder Julio Acosta; Sharing the gospel is more than just sharing our beliefs. It involves sharing this joy and happiness that comes from living the teachings of Jesus Christ and having accepted His invitation to follow Him
By Elder J. Devn Cornish, I testify that as we put God first in our lives on the Sabbath, we will better be able to put Him and his purposes first on the other days. If we learn to seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, truly “all [other needful] things shall be added unto you” (Matthew 6:33).
By Elder Claudio D. Zivic, Special experience in the Santiago de Compostela Cathedral.
An overpowering emotion seized us all as we listened, in a Catholic Cathedral of that magnitude, and with the significance it has for the people of that faith, to the hymns that declare that the truth is once again upon the Earth...
By Elder Hugo Martinez; I know that we will have success in being diligent member-missionaries if we invite others and help them receive the restored gospel. We will do it out of love for Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ and out of gratitude.
Elder Claudio D. Zivic: When I read 2 Nephi, chapter 5, verse 27, the following question came to my mind. Why did the people of Nephi live after the manner of happiness? I decided to carefully review chapter five, and I found clear reasons why they were happy.
By Elder Julio Cesar Acosta, The decision to follow Christ should be a lifelong decision. Once we have felt the desire to live according to His teachings, to follow His example, to take upon ourselves His name and to seek to become His true disciples, we have entered into the path that leads to eternal life.
Elder Hugo E. Martinez, What is it that we remember? We remember the path that we have taken in our lives and the lessons received in many ways. We remember the commandments and ordinances of salvation that we have received...
Elder Claudio Daniel Zivic, This instruction is final, there is no other option; if we do not receive those ordinances, we will not be able to receive the greatest things that the Lord has in store for us.
Elder Claude R. Gamiette, The responsibility of teaching our children falls upon all parents in Zion. In D & C 68:28, The Lord says, “And they shall also teach their children to pray, and to walk uprightly before the Lord.”
Elder Jorge S. Dominguez, The best way to show our love for God is to live our religion. It is in vain to profess that we love God and that we have faith in Him when our actions show something different.
Elder Wilford W. Andersen, During this month of April we celebrate the Easter season and reflect with reverence and gratitude on the atonement of Jesus Christ, which atonement includes the resurrection and confirms His triumph over the grave.
By Elder J. Devn Cornish, We pray that each of us will respond to the choice blessings the gospel has brought into our lives by helping all of those around us to receive the same joy and thus fulfill the purposes for which we were sent to earth in this, our day.
ELDER JORGE S. DOMÍNGUEZ, In Doctrine and Covenants 18:10 we are taught that the worth of souls is great in the sight of God. From this scripture we can learn to love, serve and minister to others, thereby helping them return with joy to Heavenly Father.
Elder Hugo E. Martínez, It is my desire that our gifts to Jesus Christ for Easter and always may be a life that is pleasing to Him, of broken hearts and contrite spirits, as well as love for Him and all of humankind.