October 10, 2010

So, it's Saturday night, and I'm listening to the Priesthood Session of General Conference...

and it's awesome. For reals. Ladies, and anyone else who hasn't heard/read it yet, please do.

Thought-provoking, uplifting, etc. The usual.

My favorite talk was President Monson's, "The Three Rs of Choice."

"Next, with the right of choice comes the responsibility to choose. We cannot be neutral; there is no middle ground. The Lord knows this; Lucifer knows this. As long as we live upon this earth, Lucifer and his hosts will never abandon the hope of claiming our souls.

Our Heavenly Father did not launch us on our eternal journey without providing the means whereby we could receive from Him God-given guidance to assist in our safe return at the end of mortal life. I speak of prayer. I speak too of the whisperings from that still, small voice within each of us, and I do not overlook the holy scriptures, written by mariners who successfully sailed the seas we too must cross.

Each of us has come to this earth with all the tools necessary to make correct choices."

{If you can, I suggest you listen to or watch this. President Monson's inflection is so great.}

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