Monthly Archives: November 2017

One Significant Way Jesus Used Numbers to Create Meaning

In ancient Jewish times, the number seven symbolized perfection, completion, or fullness. The number seventy combines the perfection of seven with the symbolic completion of ten. Therefore, Jesus is using a form of hyperbole to make a point that our forgiveness … Continue reading

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The Connection Between Sacrament and Thanksgiving

As you participate in this holiday season of Thanksgiving, and especially when you celebrate God’s saving acts when you partake of the Eucharist (sacrament), remember that these are acts of covenantal renewal. God wants to be our God and He … Continue reading

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How One of the Most Common Phrases in the Book of Mormon Is Also the Most Meaningful

Three reasons why the phrase in the Book of Mormon “And it came to pass” is significant and meaningful.  You’ll never read this phrase the same way again. http://www.ldsliving.com/How-One-of-the-Most-Common-Phrases-in-the-Book-of-Mormon-is-Also-the-Most-Meaningful/s/86766

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What We May Have Missed in Jesus’s Loving Response to a Despised Man in the Bible

Zacchaeus in name and in reality was “the pure in heart,” and he was accordingly blessed to “see God.”  Learn more at http://www.ldsliving.com/What-We-May-Have-Missed-in-Jesus-s-Loving-Response-to-a-Despised-Man-in-the-Bible/s/86841.

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