“Nevertheless, I went forth…”

“Nevertheless, I went forth…”

Nephi fascinates me. He is incredibly complex in his spiritual evolution throughout the first two books of the Book of Mormon, yet there is a simplicity in everything that he does. He acknowledges his heritage from his parents in instructing him and teaching him, but...
“Now I know of a surety…”

“Now I know of a surety…”

I love Sariah and her narrative. Throughout the beginning pages of the Book of Mormon, Sariah presents a powerful example of faith in adversity, strength in persuasion, and an unmistakable tenacity to keep her family together. At the time of their leaving Jerusalem,...
“Thou Art Peter…”

“Thou Art Peter…”

Simon Peter is often picked on for his faults. From get thee behind me to denying thrice, Peter seems to get it wrong a lot. A humble but rough-around-the-edges fisherman, it takes him a while to catch on sometimes. Drowning and instigating a bloodbath are just a few...