Saturday, April 7, 2012

Do You Need To Sacrifice Your Traditional Belief?

Dallin H. Oaks, LDS
Dallin H. Oaks of the Quorum
of the Twelve Apostle
In my case, I was converted to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints because I sacrificed my traditional faith of belief and I was willing to serve the Lord without pay just my time, effort and talent. I had a lot of things given up just to be baptized to the Mormon religion. And I did nurture my membership in this Church for 32 years.

These things I did were strengthened by the message of Dallin H. Oaks of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles on sacrifice in the Saturday morning session of the 182nd Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at Temple Square, Salt Lake City, Utah. It was rebroadcast in our respective meetinghouses here in the Philippines.

In this conference, we receive instructions, spiritual uplifting testimonies of general authorities, and latest words from our living Prophet, Seer and Revelator, President Thomas S. Monson.

"Our lives of service and sacrifice are the most appropriate expressions of our commitment to serve the Master and our fellowmen," said Dallin H. Oaks.

He claimed that "no group whose members make more sacrifices than Latter-day Saints."

Everyone may notice that the unselfish service and sacrifice of LDS members are noticeable today, he said. He further declared that LDS lives of service and sacrifice are the most appropriate expressions of their commitment to serve the Master and their fellowmen.

Other service and sacrifice which the LDS are doing are the following:

1. Missionary work which always involves sacrifice, including the years they give to the work of the Lord and also the sacrifices made in providing funds for their support.

2. Service in the temples, "is unique to Latter-day Saints"

3. Family involvement is the most familiar and most important examples of unselfish service and sacrifice.

"Just as the atoning sacrifice of Jesus Christ is at the center of the plan of salvation, we followers of Christ must make our own sacrifices to prepare for the destiny that plan provides for us," he concluded.

I've no regret that I joined this Church sometime in 1980. I've many trials, afflictions, and challenges in my life, and I overcame all of them because of my unwavering faith with the Lord Jesus Christ. All my prayers have been answered.

You may watch, listen, print, download or share Dallin H. Oaks' message from this link: Sacrifice, Dallin H. Oaks
Interested to read, watch and listen to the whole proceedings of April 2012 General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ, visit this link:

No comments:

Post a Comment

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
for more information visit this page
If you want to prepare for IELTS, you should visit this resource . It will help you secceed in IELTS.
garnering three prizes in different categories in rites held at the Manila Peninsula Hotel in Makati City (Metro Manila) on Thursday night.
CT Airlink offers CT Limo Service to LaGuardia and CT Limo Service to Bradley Airport, JFK, LGA, Newark Liberty Airport (EWR), Manhattan, Boston Logan Airport and New York City. CT Airlink arrange Limousines for Limo Service in CT to JFK and CT Limo Service to and from Phelps Gate Yale University New Haven, Uconn, Storrs, Hartford, Greenwich, Danbury, Bethel, Southbury, Brookfield, New Milford, New Fairfield, Kent, Roxbury, Litchfield, Southbury, Middlebury, Woodbury, Waterbury, Watertown, Waterford.
satta matka
IMS memerikan pelayanan jasa sewa scaffolding yang berkualitas baik
online vendita di giocattoli in legno e tanti giochi creativi e didattici per i vostri bambini.
tanti nuovi prodotti per i vostri bambini giocattoli in legno piscinegonfiabili, bambole di stoffa e molto altro. Spedizione veloce
Uttar Pradesh Rajya Vidhut Utapadan Nigam Limited UPRVUNL Are Recently Uploaded Answer Key for the Recruitment 2015 Assistant Engineer and Junior Engineer Various Branch Those Candidates Are Enrolled with Recruitment Process and Appeared in the Writt sarkari results India Some Useful Important Links For Online Objection Click Here Download AE (T) Civil Answer Key Click Here Download JE (T) C & I Answer Key Click Here Download JE (T) Mechanical Click Here Download JE (T) (Electrical) Click Here Download JE (
Rhode Island Best Place to get your Drain Cleaning
It's quite fascinating to have Matryoshka Dolls (also called nesting dolls, stacking dolls, and babushka dolls) as part of your Folk Art collection. You can order a beautiful Matryoshka from our online store:
locksmith chesapeake va
Here You can Listen Radio Online Streaming Live
Read More About News, Trends and Ideas that matter most to Entrepreneurs Visit SnapMunk
Brazilian new start-up launches a new service to help students and schools to meet the Internet free of charge. Its founder believes it is possible to create an educational marketplace system with a Business freemium model . Veja aqui: escola educação infantil --The staging system is quite simple , the student fills out a short form , and starts receiving proposals from interested schools have him as a student . And for schools the process is the same , just fill out a registration.
satta matka tips
agen sbobet asia indonesia
agen Prediksi Bola online
For info on the best skin lightening cream on the market, visit
Multi Rip Saw Machine Wood Saw Machine Automatic Woodworking Machine
For yesil kahve çekirdegi check website to order best yesil kahve resmi satis sitesi.
PowerPoint presentations for K-12 Teachers and Students
Agen Sbobet Terpercaya