“My dear friends, as an Apostle of the Lord, I invite you to follow our beloved prophet, President Nelson, in flooding the earth with the Book of Mormon. The need is so great; we need to act now” (Ronald A. Rasband, “This Day,” Ensign or Liahona, Oct. 2022).
Recommending things we love—whether it’s a favorite book, movie, or restaurant—is something most of us do naturally and enthusiastically. You can bring that same energy into recommending the Book of Mormon to someone. What do you love most about it? How has it helped you? Why do you think your friend would like it if they tried it? Share those things with them.
You don’t have to do this alone. If you pray for guidance on who to share the Book of Mormon with and how to share it, you’ll be guided by the Holy Ghost. As you prepare to share the Book of Mormon, consider trying these things:
While most church members are used to reading the Book of Mormon on the Gospel Library app, the Book of Mormon app is much less overwhelming for a first-time reader. Users can read and listen to the Book of Mormon in over 100 languages, chat with a missionary, and discover additional resources.
For your friends, family, neighbors, workplace acquaintances other people you know, introducing them to the Book of Mormon yourself will be most meaningful. But in some cases—such as an interaction with a stranger in an online forum—it may feel appropriate to share this page with them so that they can receive the Book of Mormon from missionaries: