The Kirtland Temple is dedicated! After years of sacrifice, hope, and faith, the Saints attend the dedicatory services of the Kirtland Temple where many witness divine manifestations throughout the service. Later, as recorded in Section 110, the Savior appears and accepts the dedication. Three ancient apostles also appear to confer the Keys of the Priesthood. Now, all of Heavenly Father’s children can be recipients of his eternal blessings.
In "Beyond Come Follow Me", I tell the Church history stories that relate to this week's Come Follow Me lessons. Knowing what was going on in Church history at the time, and what Joseph was praying for, can really help the revelations come to life, and help them become applicable to our own lives.
The fascinating stories of Warren Cowdery and Lyman Sherman. Along with some interesting “firsts” that happened in Kirtland.
This week in Beyond Come Follow Me, I tell the story of Zion’s Camp. Only with Heaven’s help, and many miracles, was this band of rescuers even able to make the journey to Missouri. Once there, the Lord taught them lessons that are as applicable, if not more so, today then even to those Saints in the 1830’s. This is Part 2 of the Missouri story.
Part 1 of the Missouri Story. Here, I share with you stories from Church History pertaining to the troubles in Jackson County, Missouri.
This week in Beyond Come Follow Me, I tell some of my most favorite stories from Church History! In these sections, the Lord reminds Joseph Smith of the commandment to build the Kirtland Temple. The Lord send many miracles to help the Saints build the temple. The Kirtland Temple stands today as a monument of their faith and love of Heavenly Father and the Savior.