The Master of ocean and earth and skies.
They all shall sweetly obey thy will:
Peace, be still; peace, be still."
(Hymns, "Master, the Tempest is Raging," no. 105.)
Our modern world is full of fast-paced stress and jam-packed schedules. Both trials and blessings happen to us so quickly that there is rarely a moment of peace. It is easy to be overwhelmed and lost.
In Peace, Be Still, Elder David S. Baxter of the Seventy describes ways for us to find peace in our crazy world by turning to our Lord, Jesus Christ. He speaks of principles to learn, habits to gain, and places to go to find peace in our daily lives and at home. This inspiring book will help us through the tempests in our lives and lead us to a greater sense of personal peace by encouraging and instructing us to follow Jesus Christ, the Prince of Peace.
The Lord has called His laborers to the vineyard for this last great harvest. Youth today are blessed with more opportunities and resources for missionary work than ever before, but there are also many more distractions. This clear and captivating guide helps lay the foundation for future missionaries and their families.
Learn within how to
- Be willing and capable of full-time service
- Prepare to go through the temple
- Live in a new culture, from the MTC to the mission field
- Develop relationships and skills
- Return and adapt to post-mission life
From deciding to serve to maintaining the vision after the mission, this book assists future missionaries and parents in preparing to hasten the work.
With chapters focused on specific. ways to draw closer to Christ, Experiencing Christ: Coming to Know Your Savior offers hope and advice to all seeking a relationship with the Savior.
Much has been said recently by Church leaders regarding the difference between having the ÒauthorityÓ of the priesthood and having the ÒpowerÓ of the priesthood.
Brother Ridges addresses topics such asWorthiness does not require perfectionWhat to do if specific inspiration doesnÕt come when giving a blessingHow to be prepared at any time to use your priesthood Women and the priesthood The power and author of the Aaronic Priesthood How to recognize inspiration Exercising priesthood power to protect home and family
This book features the teachings of President Ezra Taft Benson, who served as President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from November 10, 1985, to May 30, 1994.