Tag Archives: Trust

Chapter Nine – Temple Ordinances, a Roadblock to God

21 March

“And when Jesus had cried out again in a loud voice, he gave up his spirit. At that moment the curtain of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom. The earth shook, the rocks split…”  - Matthew 27:50-51 “Therefore, brothers and sisters, since we have confidence to enter the Most Holy Place [...]

Chapter Two – Can We Trust God’s Word?

11 November

“The very essence of your words is truth; all your just regulations will stand forever.”- Psalm 119:160   The Bible. Can we trust it? Is it reliable? With so many ‘learned scholars’ out there pointing out the problems and loopholes in the Scripture, it is hard to think of the Bible as an authority for [...]

Chapter Four – What Makes a True Prophet?

05 November

“The thoughts of the righteous are right: but the counsels of the wicked are deceit.” – Proverbs 12:5   When I first joined the Mormon Church, I was introduced to a variety of “prophets” from both the Mormon past and present day church. The concept of a modern day prophet was both interesting and encouraging. [...]

What must one do in order to inherit eternal life? Luke 18:18-30

31 October

 ”A certain ruler asked him, “Good teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life?” “Why do you call me good?” Jesus answered. “No one is good—except God alone. You know the commandments: ‘Do not commit adultery, do not murder, do not steal, do not give false testimony, honor your father and mother.’“ “All these I have [...]