The Sacred Responsibility of Mothers

The Family: A Proclamation to the World, states: "Parents have a sacred duty to rear their children in love and righteousness, to provide for their physical and spiritual needs, to teach them to love and serve one another, to observe the commandments of God and to be law-abiding citizens wherever they live." Every woman who bears a child thus has a sacred responsibility to provide loving nurturing so the child can develop toward his or her highest potential. While both mothers and fathers...
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Do I Know What God’s Love Means?

God designed the experiences we have in our families so that we could learn more about Him. When I lived at home, I would often find myself occupied by one of my favorite past times: exploring the kitchen for food. It would start with gazing for a few minutes into the refrigerator, then I would continue the hunt in the pantry, and then anywhere else I thought I could find food to satisfy my appetite. Sometimes I would conclude that there wasn’t food in the kitchen, though “technically” there wa...
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How Can We Grow Closer to Those We Love?

By Kimball B. A little over a year ago, I returned home from college. Summer had just begun and my plans were to start working, save up some money for the future, and then go from there. It was tough for me to leave college because the friends I made there were some of the best friends I had ever had in my life. Once I stepped off the plane and moved back into my old bedroom, I didn't see too much of a point with picking up my old job again and working when I was perfectly fine with staying hom...
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