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Doctrine and Covenants 109-110: ”A Place of My Holiness”

Doctrine and Covenants 109-110: ”A Place of My Holiness”

September 21, 2021

A verse-by-verse study of Doctrine and Covenants 109-110, the dedicatory prayer of the Kirtland Temple and an account of the visitation of heavenly beings there. This lesson focuses on the temple and personal sacrifice, growing up in God, repentance, holding a name and standing, the face of Christ, priesthood keys, leaving different, and more.

Time stamps:

   - Historical Background - 3:00

   - Study of D&C 109 - 27:42

   - Study of D&C 110 - 2:21:52

Doctrine and Covenants 106-108: ”To Have the Heavens Opened”

Doctrine and Covenants 106-108: ”To Have the Heavens Opened”

September 14, 2021

A verse-by-verse study of Doctrine and Covenants 106-108, revelations given to Warren Cowdery and Lyman Sherman and a revelation on priesthood and priesthood organization. This lesson focuses on peer pressure, types of priesthood, the significance of Melchizedek, presiding quorums, balancing equality and hierarchy, decision making, leaving people better than you found them, and more. 

Time stamps:

   - Historical Context - 2:59

   - Study of D&C 106 - 12:22

   - Study of D&C 107 - 22:13

   - Study of D&C 108 - 2:16:10

Link to video of press conference with President Eyring: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l8tcc...

Doctrine and Covenants 102-105: ”The Redemption of Zion”

Doctrine and Covenants 102-105: ”The Redemption of Zion”

September 7, 2021

A verse-by-verse study of Doctrine and Covenants 102-105, revelations organizing a high council in Kirtland, providing for the poor and needy, and calling and later disbanding Zion's Camp. This lesson focuses on delegation, worthiness and competence, Church discipline, advance notice, redemption through power, providing in the Lord's own way, stewardship vs. ownership, dealing with debt, transcendent vs. transactional sacrifice, and more.

Time stamps:

   - Historical Context - 2:16

   - Study of D&C 102 - 7:45

   - Study of D&C 103 - 52:54

   - Study of D&C 104 - 1:39:43

   - Study of D&C 105 - 2:55:15

Doctrine and Covenants 98-101: ”Be Still and Know”

Doctrine and Covenants 98-101: ”Be Still and Know”

August 31, 2021

A verse-by-verse study of Doctrine and Covenants 98-101, revelations regarding the persecution the Saints were facing in Missouri, as well as several missions various Saints were serving. This lesson focuses on attitude in adversity, the law of the land, passing our proving grounds, just war theory, maintaining the moral high ground, entrusting your family to God, science and creation, watchmen on the tower, the U.S. Constitution, the flip side of freedom, and more.

Time stamps:

   - Historical Context - 1:16

   - Study of D&C 98 - 13:07

   - Study of D&C 99 - 1:25:36

   - Study of D&C 100 - 1:36:13

   - Study of D&C 101 - 1:52:09

Doctrine and Covenants 94-97: “For the Salvation of Zion”

Doctrine and Covenants 94-97: “For the Salvation of Zion”

August 24, 2021

A verse-by-verse study of Doctrine and Covenants 94-97, revelations regarding the construction of temples in Kirtland and Independence. This lesson focuses on the 3 Ss of gospel teaching, cedar and gold, following the Lord's patterns, darkness at noon day, balancing dominion and delegation, removing incumbrances, observing our covenants by sacrifice, building or becoming, and more.

Time stamps:

   - Principles of Gospel Teaching - 2:30

   - Making Scripture Relevant - 7:21

   - Study of D&C 94 - 20:28

   - Study of D&C 95 - 48:35

   - Study of D&C 96 - 1:33:47

   - Study of D&C 97 - 1:44:35

Doctrine and Covenants 93: “Who & How We Worship”

Doctrine and Covenants 93: “Who & How We Worship”

August 17, 2021

A verse-by-verse study of Doctrine and Covenants 93, a revelation explaining who and how we worship. This lesson focuses on ignorantly worshipping, seeing and knowing God, Christ's condescension, "grace for grace" and "grace to grace," perpetual progress, raising children in light and truth, and more. Plus parallels to the King Follett Discourse.

Doctrine and Covenants 89-92: “A Word of Wisdom”

Doctrine and Covenants 89-92: “A Word of Wisdom”

August 10, 2021

A verse-by-verse study of Doctrine and Covenants 89-92, revelations regarding the Word of Wisdom, the First Presidency, and the Apocrypha. This lesson focuses on body, mind, and spirit, "weak" Saints, commercialism and consumerism, physical and spiritual health, the oracles of God, balancing limits and love, welcoming new members, judging potential sources of truth, and more.

Time stamps:

   - Study of D&C 89 - 2:45

   - Study of D&C 90 - 1:28:54

   - Study of D&C 92 - 2:40:27

   - Study of D&C 91 - 2:47:11

Doctrine and Covenants 88: “Every Needful Thing”

Doctrine and Covenants 88: “Every Needful Thing”

August 5, 2021

A verse-by-verse study of Doctrine and Covenants 88, a revelation known as "the Olive Leaf," the Lord's message of peace to us. This lesson focuses on the Savior's peace, the Second Comforter, the Light of Christ, the relationship of law and glory, like attracting like, finding God in nature, worlds without number, the purposes of education, a mini Book of Revelation, building the Temple, the School of the Prophets, and more. 

Doctrine and Covenants 85-87: “Wheat & Tares”

Doctrine and Covenants 85-87: “Wheat & Tares”

July 27, 2021

A verse-by-verse study of Doctrine and Covenants 85-87, a revelation clarifying consecration in Zion, an explanation of the Parable of the Wheat and the Tares, and a prophecy on war. This lesson focuses on discerning differences, record keeping, enrolling in Sainthood 101, "the one mighty and strong," steadying the ark, scripture study, working across the soil spectrum, wars and rumors of wars, running to "home base," and more.

Time stamps:

   - Study of D&C 85 - 6:16

   - Study of D&C 86 - 1:08:19

   - Study of D&C 87 - 1:49:22

Doctrine and Covenants 84: “The Power of Godliness”

Doctrine and Covenants 84: “The Power of Godliness”

July 21, 2021

A verse-by-verse study of Doctrine and Covenants 84, a revelation on priesthood, the word of God, and missionary work. This lesson focuses on restoring God's people, priesthood ordinances and ordination, the differences between the Aaronic and Melchizedek Priesthoods, member missionary work, homing beacons and tuning forks, the Book of Mormon, and more.

Time stamps:

   - Background of D&C 84 - 4:43

   - Priesthood - 7:17

   - The Word of God - 1:26:04

   - Missionary Work - 2:11:09

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