Skip to main content



Good Success and Joy Comes From Gospel Living

This week's reading for my class started off with the book of Joshua.

At this point in the Old Testament, Joshua has just been called to lead Israel, and, as one could imagine, he probably felt incredible pressure just from the thought of this immense responsibility. In verse 6 of the same chapter, however, the Lord tells Joshua that "as I was with Moses, so I will be with thee: I will not fail thee, nor forsake thee". The Lord then tells him to be "strong and of a good courage" (v. 7) and then instructs Joshua further in what he needs to do daily in verse 8:

"This book of the law shall not depart out of thy mouth; but thou shalt meditate therein day and night, that thou mayest observe to do according to all this is written therein: for then thou shalt make thy way prosperous, and then thou shalt have good success". (v. 8) 

Now, let's consider the promise given by the Lord here. We are promised by the Lord that if we meditate on the scriptures and …

Latest Posts

"Guardians of the Covenant"

The Importance of "Being There"

Jacob and Rachel: Are We Willing to Work 14 Years or More for Those We Love?

"Open Thy Mouth, and it Shall Be Filled" - Moses 6:32

Our Five Frugal Things - Episode 5

Savouring Our Stories! A Relief Society Activity

Our Five Frugal Things - Episode 4

A Ramkiki Bee-Day Party for Kali Calder