Agency and Accountabiity
Agency and Accountabiity
An array of Church leaders explain the values of free will, liberty, and choice as they relate to following the commandments, avoiding the captive nature of sin, and choosing peaceful responses to life’s indignities.
A Day When
(2 Nephi 15–20) President James E. Faust explains that the choices we make today determine tomorrow’s blessings and opportunities.
Act for Themselves
(2 Nephi 2) A young man's alter ego shows him how all things are provided to allow him to use his agency to choose liberty and eternal life or captivity and spiritual death.
Becoming Strong in the Lord
Quote given by Elder Robert D. Hales in the Priesthood session on April 6, 2013.
Can Ye Feel So Now?
Quote given by Elder Quentin L. Cook in the Saturday morning session on October 6, 2012.
Choose Not to Be Offended
(Alma 61) Elder David A. Bednar talks about making the choice not to be offended.
Highlight: Elder Quentin L. Cook's address at the October 2014 General Conference.
Elder and Sister Bednar- Can I...
Elder Bednar discusses the sabbath day.
Good, Better, Best
Elder Dallin H. Oaks explains ways to maintain a family firm and strong in spirit.
Highlight: A Priceless Heritage of Hope—Henry B. Eyring
Henry B. Eyring encourages us to leave an inheritance of hope for those who will follow our example.
Highlight: The Choice Generation—Randall L. Ridd
Randall L. Ridd offers four principles to help young men educate their desires and use technology wisely.
Highlight: Where Your Treasure Is—Michael John U. Teh
Michael John U. Teh teaches how we can make sure to put the things of God first in our lives rather than the things of this world.
Highlight: Your Four Minutes—Gary E. Stevenson
Gary E. Stevenson uses examples of Olympic athletes to illustrate how we should conduct our relatively short but all-important mortal lives.
Highlight: “If Ye Love Me, Keep My Commandments”—Robert D. Hales
Robert D. Hales teaches of the blessings that come when we use our agency to obey God's commandments, as the Savior Jesus Christ did.
I Will Give Myself to Him
November 3, 2013: Brother Russell T. Osguthorpe teaches young adults principles of controlling the natural man and giving themselves to the Lord.
(2 Nephi 10:23-25) President Thomas S. Monson talks about individual agency.
Obedience to Law Is Liberty
Quote given by Elder L. Tom Perry in the Sunday morning session on April 7, 2013.
(2 Nephi 2) Elder Bruce C. Hafen talks about the Fall of Adam.
The Lord Has a Plan for Us!
Highlight: Elder Carlos A. Godoy's address at the October 2014 General Conference.
The Ten Virgins
Jesus declares the parable of the ten virgins. Matthew 25:1–13
Things to Act and Things to Be Acted Upon
(2 Nephi 2:13-14) Elder David A. Bednar talks about things to act and things to be acted upon.
This Way to Safety
Statement by President Thomas S. Monson in the general Young Women meeting on March 24, 2012.
To Act or Be Acted Upon
(2 Nephi 2:14-29) President James E. Faust talks about acting or being acted upon.
Every day each of us faces a test. It is the test of our lifetimes: will we choose to believe in Him and allow the light of His gospel to grow within us, or will we refuse to believe and insist on traveling alone in the dark?
We Are "Free to Choose"
(2 Nephi 2:27) Elder Russell M. Nelson talks about how we are free to choose.
We Can Choose Our Path
(4 Nephi 1:20–42) Elder Richard G. Scott teaches that we cannot choose the consequences of our actions.