A Powerful Study Guide
Quickly gain a basic understanding of Moses, Abraham, and Genesis with the help of brief notes within and between the verses, accompanied by bolding for teaching emphasis.
Example: Genesis 15:5
5 And he [Jehovah] brought him [Abraham] forth abroad, and said, Look now toward heaven and tell the stars [try counting the stars], if thou be able to number them [if you can count them]: and he said unto him, So shall thy seed be [you will get an idea of how much posterity you will have].
Transfer these brief notes into your own scriptures to increase your understanding now and in the future.
A Quick Reference
Quickly get help for a specific verse or chapter.
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In his latest book, Using the Signs of the Times to Strengthen Your Testimony, bestselling author David J. Ridgeslists 96 signs of the times and provides a brief description of each, grounded in the scriptures and the words of modern prophets. Each sign is categorized as fulfilled, being fulfilled, or yet to be fulfilled. Ridges uses these God-given signs to strengthen testimony and bear witness that we indeed live in the marvelous and much-prophesied time when the gospel is going forth into all the world and the Spirit of the Lord is being poured out "upon all flesh" (Joel 2:28).
Use this book to strengthen your testimony and promote your own inner peace, stability, and happiness. You'll see that this is a day of miracles—a prophesied day of spreading the gospel to all the world.
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