“Our son taught us, though, that family history is really a big puzzle that needs to be carefully examined and put together to form family groups.”
“Everything in the Church, the meetings and activities, the missionary efforts, the lessons taught and the hymns, all lead to the work done in holy temples.”
“It is a relief to know that my documented ancestors have been offered the opportunity to accept baptism in the spirit world for later entry into the Kingdom of God.”
I looked up into the sky and wondered, what is in or above the clouds?”
“As you respond in faith to this invitation, your hearts shall turn to the fathers.” - Elder David A. Bednar
As they spoke, a very powerful impression came over me to take family history work seriously.
With the Lord's intervention, the blessings of ancestry and posterity would be preserved.
“It’s a great opportunity to have the temple not far from my house, so I can go when I want and have the experience to feel the Holy Ghost.”
“If only every convert could get to the temple as soon as possible after they’re baptized to feel the power of the Spirit that we can be together forever.”