We are all striving for daily scripture study, and sometimes it can be harder or easier than other times. The blessings of daily scripture study have no end, from guidance, happiness, and protection against the adversary in this life to the blessings of eternal life and becoming like our Savior. Sometimes it can help to mix up your daily scripture study, especially when you might feel in a rut, just doing the same thing each day and plugging along cover to cover.
One of my favorite things to look for when I’m studying the Scriptures is what I call “One Verse Sermons”. To me they are spiritual treasure, because they have so much worth packed in one little verse. Most verses that we highlight or mark are ones that teach us a specific truth or principle. What differentiates these types of verses for me is the verse contains so much doctrine and principles in one verse that an entire long-winded sermon
Every job has a set of essential tools that enable you to do your job every day. A plumber needs a wrench and plumber’s tape. A software engineer needs a computer and desk. A doctor needs a stethoscope and a sphygmomanometer. In life, just like a job, each of us need to bring along with us each day a few essential tools to keep us on the path that leads us back safely to our Father in Heaven. These essential
Don’t you just love General Conference? I do! In particular I always take note of the talks that mention Scripture Study, so I have gathered them all here in one place, just for you! I’ll give you my favorite first, and it’s even from President Monson: “Throughout our lives we will need to nurture strong testimonies by studying the scriptures and by praying and by pondering the truths of the gospel of Jesus Christ. When firmly planted, our testimonies of the