October 2011 Saturday Morning Session Saturday Morning Session Richard G. ScottThe Power of ScriptureScriptures are like packets of light that illuminate our minds and give place to guidance and inspiration from on high. Barbara ThompsonPersonal Revelation and TestimonyIf we diligently keep the commandments and ask in faith, answers will come in the Lord’s own way and in His time. L. Whitney ClaytonThe Time Shall ComeWith you, I stand in awe as this work moves forward miraculously, marvelously, and irresistibly. Thomas S. MonsonAs We Meet AgainIt is my prayer that we may be filled with the Spirit of the Lord as we listen to the messages today and tomorrow and learn those things the Lord would have us know. José L. AlonsoDoing the Right Thing at the Right Time, without DelayThe Savior … gave us a great example about not waiting to administer relief to those who have lost a sense of happiness and joy. Boyd K. PackerCounsel to YouthDespite the opposition, trials, and temptations, you need not fail or fear. Dieter F. UchtdorfYou Matter to HimThe Lord uses a scale very different from the world’s to weigh the worth of a soul. Saturday Afternoon Session Saturday Afternoon Session Henry B. EyringThe Sustaining of Church OfficersIt is proposed that we sustain Thomas Spencer Monson as prophet, seer, and revelator and President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Henry Bennion Eyring as First Counselor in the First Presidency; and Dieter Friedrich Uchtdorf as Second Counselor in the First Presidency. David A. BednarThe Hearts of the Children Shall TurnI invite the young people of the Church to learn about and experience the Spirit of Elijah. Neil L. AndersenChildrenI testify of the great blessing of children and of the happiness they will bring us in this life and in the eternities. Ian S. ArdernA Time to PrepareWe must devote our time to the things that matter most. Carl B. CookIt Is Better to Look UpIf we, like President Monson, exercise our faith and look to God for help, we will not be overwhelmed with the burdens of life. LeGrand R. Curtis Jr.RedemptionThrough Christ, people can and do change their lives and obtain redemption. D. Todd ChristoffersonThe Divine Gift of RepentanceOnly through repentance do we gain access to the atoning grace of Jesus Christ. L. Tom PerryPerfect Love Casteth Out FearIf you will respond to the invitation to share your beliefs and feelings about the restored gospel of Jesus Christ, a spirit of love and a spirit of courage will be your constant companion. Priesthood Session Priesthood Session Jeffrey R. HollandWe Are All EnlistedFrom every man, young and old, who bears the priesthood, I ask for a stronger and more devoted voice, … a voice for good, a voice for the gospel, a voice for God. Keith B. McMullinThe Power of the Aaronic PriesthoodYou and the Aaronic Priesthood office you hold are essential to Heavenly Father’s work with His children and the preparation of this earth for the Second Coming. W. Christopher WaddellThe Opportunity of a LifetimeThrough your devoted service and willing sacrifice, your mission will become holy ground to you. Dieter F. UchtdorfProviding in the Lord’s WayThe welfare principles of the Church are not simply good ideas; they are revealed truths from God—they are His way of helping the needy. Henry B. EyringPreparation in the Priesthood: “I Need Your Help”Don’t worry about how inexperienced you are or think you are, but think about what, with the Lord’s help, you can become. Thomas S. MonsonDare to Stand AloneMay we ever be courageous and prepared to stand for what we believe. Sunday Morning Session Sunday Morning Session Henry B. EyringA WitnessThe Book of Mormon is the best guide to learn how well we are doing and how to do better. Robert D. HalesWaiting upon the Lord: Thy Will Be DoneThe purpose of our life on earth is to grow, develop, and be strengthened through our own experiences. Tad R. CallisterThe Book of Mormon—a Book from GodTogether with the Bible, the Book of Mormon is an indispensable witness of the doctrines of Christ and His divinity. Elaine S. DaltonLove Her MotherHow can a father raise a happy, well-adjusted daughter in today’s increasingly toxic world? The answer has been taught by the Lord’s prophets. M. Russell BallardThe Importance of a NameLet us develop the habit … of making it clear that The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is the name by which the Lord Himself has directed that we be known. Thomas S. MonsonStand in Holy PlacesCommunication with our Father in Heaven—including our prayers to Him and His inspiration to us—is necessary in order for us to weather the storms and trials of life. Sunday Afternoon Session Sunday Afternoon Session Russell M. NelsonCovenantsWhen we realize that we are children of the covenant, we know who we are and what God expects of us. Dallin H. OaksTeachings of JesusJesus Christ is the Only Begotten and Beloved Son of God. … He is our Savior from sin and death. This is the most important knowledge on earth. Matthew O. RichardsonTeaching after the Manner of the SpiritWhile we are all teachers, we must fully realize that it is the Holy Ghost who is the real teacher and witness of all truth. Kazuhiko YamashitaMissionaries Are a Treasure of the ChurchI am thankful that missionaries are called by the Lord, that they respond to that call, and that they are serving throughout the world. Randall K. BennettChoose Eternal LifeYour eternal destiny will not be the result of chance but of choice. It is never too late to begin to choose eternal life! J. Devn CornishThe Privilege of PrayerPrayer is one of the most precious gifts of God to man. Quentin L. CookThe Songs They Could Not SingWhile we do not know all the answers, we do know important principles that allow us to face tragedies with faith and confidence. Thomas S. MonsonUntil We Meet AgainMay the spirit we have felt here be and abide with us as we go about those things which occupy us each day. General Relief Society Meeting General Relief Society Meeting Julie B. BeckWhat I Hope My Granddaughters (and Grandsons) Will Understand about Relief SocietyFrom the day the gospel began to be restored in this dispensation, the Lord has needed faithful women to participate as His disciples. Silvia H. AllredCharity Never FailethPlead for a desire to be filled with the gift of charity, the pure love of Christ. Barbara ThompsonCleave unto the CovenantsAs we have faith in Christ and cleave unto our covenants, we will receive the joy spoken of in the holy scriptures and promised by our latter-day prophets. Dieter F. UchtdorfForget Me NotIt is my prayer and blessing that you will never forget that you are truly precious daughters in God’s kingdom.