What Do Mormons Believe: Employment

June 15, 2011

“Work is the foundation upon which self-reliance and temporal well-being rest. Members [of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints] should prepare for and carefully select a suitable occupation or self-employment that will provide for their own and their families’ needs. They should become skilled at their work, be diligent and trustworthy, and give […]


What Do Mormons Believe: Self-Reliance

June 12, 2011

This year marks the 75th anniversary of the welfare plan of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The Church Security Plan—which would later be renamed the Church Welfare Plan—was first announced in April 1936 in the Great Depression era by president Heber J Grant. The program helps people through temporally difficult circumstances in […]


Question Box: faith or works

March 5, 2011

Q:  Are we saved by works or faith in Jesus Christ? Thanks for your question.  I will preface by saying that this is a common question that we receive on this website.   I understand that there are different opinions and beliefs about this topic  and we needn’t proceed to a large debate about how […]

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The Sons and Daughters of God

January 2, 2011

Through the Atonement of Jesus Christ, we can become the sons and daughters of God.

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The Standard of God

May 31, 2010

God’s commandments for us are a standard by which we can live a happy and successful life.