Thursday, August 18, 2011

Saturday, May 8, 2010

Outline of Our Family Constitution

To Learn Before Baptism
D&C 68:25-31
Colossians 3:20

1 - Repentance
2 - Faith in the Lord
3 - Baptism
4 - Holy Ghost
5 - Pray
6 - Walk uprightly before the Lord.
7 - Keep the sabbath day holy.
8 - Hard Work
9 - Obey your parents

Agents unto Themselves
D&C 130: 20-21
D&C 58: 27-28
D&C 75: 3

He Shall Prepare a Way
1 Nephi 3:7
Enos 1:12

Organize Yourselves
D&C 88: 118-126

1 - Seek Words of Wisdom
2 - Teach Words of Wisdom
3 - Pray
4 - Fast
5 - Have faith
6 - Have order
7 - Do all things in the name of the Lord.
8 - Let one speak at a time
9 - Let all listen unto his sayings
10 - Let every man have an equal privilege
11 - Love one another
12 - be giving
13 - retire to thy bed early
14 - arise early
15 - have charity
16 - endure to the end

Cease From All
D&C 88: 121, 123-124

1 - light speeches
2 - loud laughter
3 - lustful desires
4 - pride
5 - light-mindedness
6 - wicked doings
7 - don't be covetous
8 - don't be idle
9 - don't be unclean
10 - don't find fault with each other
11 - don't sleep too long

Saturday, October 24, 2009

D&C 68: 25

25 And again, inasmuch as parents have children in Zion, or in any of her stakes which are organized, that teach them not to understand the doctrine of repentance, faith in Christ the Son of the living God, and of baptism and the gift of the Holy Ghost by the laying on of the hands, when eight years old, the sin be upon the heads of the parents.

D&C 68: 26

  26 For this shall be a law unto the inhabitants of Zion, or in any of her stakes which are organized.

D&C 68:27

27 And their children shall be baptized for the remission of their sins when eight years old, and receive the laying on of the hands.

D&C 68: 28

  28 And they shall also teach their children to pray, and to walk uprightly before the Lord.

D&C 68:29

  29 And the inhabitants of Zion shall also observe the Sabbath day to keep it holy.