1 Nephi 12 – Pick a side

A mighty gulf with a raging river divides the wicked from those who are partaking of the fruit in Lehi’s dream. We were sent to this earth by our loving Heavenly Father to learn to pick a side. Will we choose Christ and everlasting joy by following Him and keeping His commandments? Or will we chase after temporary happiness the world flaunts and always be grasping for more…but not quite ever catching it?

1 Nephi 11b – Look!

The word that stuck out to me in this chapter is LOOK. It’s used 8 times by the angel in the vision, asking Nephi to look closer, look deeper, keep looking. He’s basically asking Nephi to look for MORE so he can find Christ, His Savior, and truly live. Do we LOOK for more in our lives? Do we look closer at people, deeper into ourselves, so that can ultimate LOOK UP and recognize our Savior when He comes again?

Light the World

If you haven’t heard about the Light the World campaign, you should check it out HERE. Each day for December, there is a scriptural theme based on the Savior Jesus Christ’s life. It started with the scripture in Matthew 10:8: Freely ye have received, freely give. The point of the campaign is to remember Jesus…