“The Lord is in the small details of our lives, and those incidents and opportunities are to prepare us to lift our families and others as we build the kingdom of God on earth.” (Elder Ronald A. Rasband)
Church members in the far north face unique challenges, including vast distances, isolation, and often extreme weather conditions.
“The blessing I gave that sounded ‘like a goodbye’ really was—a goodbye to his old life and a renewal of his new life as a follower of Christ.”
“Then, it was like turning on the light in a dark room. Suddenly I was standing in the light. THERE WAS NO PAIN!”
“I will never know what would have happened if I had not come back for the last six months of my mission.”
Every time the missionaries came to teach us more, our whole house was filled with the spirit of the Lord. It seemed as if our whole house was on fire.
“All that was required of us was to enjoy it and invite our friends and neighbours to join us:
Canada played an important role in the early history of the Church.
“Memory is the one Garden of Eden out of which one need never be cast.”
The strength of the southern Alberta Saints attests to the blessings that have come from having a temple in their midst.
It all started with an invitation to be our friend that resulted in one more person seeing the light of the gospel of Jesus Christ.
I was very confused as to what the spirit was trying to tell me to do.