“My Law to Govern My Church”

Individuals and Families.

Doctrine and Covenants 41 “He that receiveth my law and doeth it, the same is my disciple.”

Doctrine and Covenants 42 God’s laws govern His Church and can govern our lives.

Doctrine and Covenants 42:30–42 How did the Saints “consecrate of [their] properties” to support the poor?

Doctrine and Covenants 42:61, 65–6843:1–16 God gives revelation to guide His Church.

Primary

Doctrine and Covenants 42:2 I can obey God’s laws.

Doctrine and Covenants 42:38 I am serving Jesus Christ when I serve others.

Doctrine and Covenants 43:1–7 The Lord leads His Church through His prophet.

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Doctrine and Covenants 41:5 A disciple is someone who receives God’s law and obeys it.

Doctrine and Covenants 42:61, 68 God reveals wisdom to those who ask.

Doctrine and Covenants 43:1–7 Only the prophet can receive revelation for the whole Church.

Sunday School

Doctrine and Covenants 41–42 God’s laws govern His Church and can govern our lives.

Doctrine and Covenants 41:9–11 The Lord asks His servants to sacrifice.

Doctrine and Covenants 42:61, 65–6843:1–7 Revelation brings peace, joy, and eternal life.

Doctrine and Covenants 43:8–10 We meet together to “instruct and edify each other.”

The Law

  • Intro
  • “Consecrate of Thy Properties” 
  • Answers to Various Questions

“I Quit Other Business”: Early Missionaries

  • Intro
  • The 19th-Century Preaching Culture  
  • Revelatory Foundations

“A Bishop Unto the Church”

  • Intro

General Conference Talks:

“I Was a Stranger” – By Linda K. Burton, April 2016

Obedience to Law Is Liberty – By Elder L. Tom Perry, April 2013

I Want to Live the Gospel,” Children’s Songbook, 148;