3 Nephi 14: 1-2

3 Nephi 14: 1-2

3 Nephi 14: 1-2:   “And now it came to pass that when Jesus had spoken these words he turned again to the multitude, and did open his mouth unto them again, saying: Verily, verily, I say unto you, Judge not, that ye be not judged.  For with what judgment ye judge, ye shall be
+ Read More

3 Nephi 13: 34

3 Nephi 13: 34

3 Nephi 13: 34: “Take therefore no thought for the morrow, for the morrow shall take thought for the things of itself. Sufficient is the day unto the evil thereof.” This is the child’s view of life. A child is perpetually in the “now” and does not regret yesterdays or plan tomorrows. It is all
+ Read More

3 Nephi 13: 33

3 Nephi 13: 33

3 Nephi 13: 33: “But seek ye first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things shall be added unto you.” What comes first? Why? How can “all these things” then “be added unto you?” What are “these things?” Is it the food, raiment, etc.? Why would the Lord want the disciples
+ Read More

3 Nephi 13: 26-32

3 Nephi 13: 26-32

3 Nephi 13: 26-32:“Behold the fowls of the air, for they sow not, neither do they reap nor gather into barns; yet your heavenly Father feedeth them. Are ye not much better than they?  Which of you by taking thought can add one cubit unto his stature?  And why take ye thought for raiment? Consider
+ Read More

3 Nephi 13: 25

3 Nephi 13: 25

3 Nephi 13: 25: “And now it came to pass that when Jesus had spoken these words he looked upon the twelve whom he had chosen, and said unto them: Remember the words which I have spoken. For behold, ye are they whom I have chosen to minister unto this people. Therefore I say unto
+ Read More

3 Nephi 13: 24

3 Nephi 13: 24

3 Nephi 13: 24: “No man can serve two masters; for either he will hate the one and love the other, or else he will hold to the one and despise the other. Ye cannot serve God and Mammon.” This is Christ’s great division. We all have but one Master. Choose carefully. This is another
+ Read More

Blog To Remain

Blog To Remain

I intend to leave this blog up. I will be taking the first year’s postings and putting them into book form. The book format will be chronological order, rather than the reverse chronological order as it appears on the blog.  Look for it no sooner than April or May of 2011.    Hopefully, having it
+ Read More

3 Nephi 13: 22-23

3 Nephi 13: 22-23

3 Nephi 13: 22-23: “The light of the body is the eye; if, therefore, thine eye be single, thy whole body shall be full of light.  But if thine eye be evil, thy whole body shall be full of darkness. If, therefore, the light that is in thee be darkness, how great is that darkness!”  
+ Read More

3 Nephi 13: 19-21

3 Nephi 13: 19-21

3 Nephi 13: 19-21: “Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon earth, where moth and rust doth corrupt, and thieves break through and steal;  But lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust doth corrupt, and where thieves do not break through nor steal.  For where your treasure is, there will
+ Read More

3 Nephi 13: 16-18

3 Nephi 13: 16-18

3 Nephi 13: 16-18: “Moreover, when ye fast be not as the hypocrites, of a sad countenance, for they disfigure their faces that they may appear unto men to fast. Verily I say unto you, they have their reward.  But thou, when thou fastest, anoint thy head, and wash thy face;  That thou appear not
+ Read More