Mormon leaders known as Bishops serve small congregations of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Know more about how they are called and the tasks that they perform and their purpose in accepting the call.
The two new apostles of the LDS Church shared their words of counsel and testimony during General Conference. They encouraged everyone to look unto God for direction through the words of His living prophets as we strive to live true to our covenants and seek the enabling power of the Atonement of Jesus Christ.
“Who are Mormon prophets? What exactly do they do?” Read about this unique belief that Mormons have, that God, to this day, still communicates with His children through His servants, which you may know as Mormon prophets.
Staying on the ship of the gospel of Jesus Christ is the safest way we can cross the harsh ocean towards the Promised Land. If we ever find ourselves thinking of jumping off the ship to escape the terrible storms of life, we need to recognize that the storms are harder to deal with outside the ship.
As a person who prides in reading A LOT of books, I was struck by my father’s words: “You’ve been forgetting to read the Book of Mormon. It’s a book you ought to read every day.”