Conference Story Index

    “Conference Story Index,” Liahona, May 2007, 118

    Conference Story Index

    Following is a list of selected experiences from general conference talks for reference in personal study, family home evening, and other teaching. (Page numbers refer to the first page of the talk.)



    Doctrines or Principles

    President Gordon B. Hinckley

    young Joseph F. Smith meets prophets in a dream, 60

    cleanliness, obedience

    young Gordon attends tithing settlement, 115

    tithing, faith

    President Thomas S. Monson

    four children with muscular dystrophy, 22

    love, eternal life

    girl addressed in conference decides to be baptized, 41

    faith, baptism

    blesses sick friend in Navy, 57

    gratitude, power of priesthood

    blesses a dying father at family’s request, 57

    tithing, power of priesthood

    President James E. Faust

    young priest ordains a teacher, 54

    testimony, power of priesthood

    families find peace in forgiving those who killed loved ones, 67

    forgiveness, humility

    President Boyd K. Packer

    receives assurance as he hears Primary choir, 26

    inspiration, music

    Elder L. Tom Perry

    deacons quorum president helps activate boys, 85

    activation, service, priesthood keys

    Elder Russell M. Nelson

    woman mired in sin seeks forgiveness, 102

    repentance, hope

    Elder M. Russell Ballard

    gratitude for those who preserved Bible, 80

    scriptures, sacrifice

    Elder Joseph B. Wirthlin

    learns not to take eye off ball, 45

    obedience, diligence

    resists cheating, 45

    honesty, courage

    Elder Robert D. Hales

    pilot refuses to learn emergency procedures, 48

    obedience, preparation

    pilot, disoriented at night, crashes, 48

    obedience, faith

    Elder David A. Bednar

    parable of the pickles and spiritual transformation, 19

    spiritual rebirth, sanctification

    Elder Jay E. Jensen

    missionaries’ singing opens way for conversion, 11

    missionary work, music

    Elder John B. Dickson

    young man commits to keep Word of Wisdom, 14

    Word of Wisdom, obedience

    Bonnie D. Parkin

    family blessing basket, 34

    gratitude, adversity

    thanks from Relief Society sister, 34

    gratitude, love

    Bishop Keith B. McMullin

    early failure in school and football, 51

    preparation, diligence

    Vicki F. Matsumori

    investigator prays about baptism, 76

    prayer, faith

    help with Church talk from her father, 76

    family, honesty

    Elder Glenn L. Pace

    young woman is only member in her high school, 78

    adversity, courage

    as a boy, he gains testimony, 78

    testimony, faith

    Elder Gary J. Coleman

    conversion as college student, 92

    revelation, baptism

    Charles W. Dahlquist II

    pioneer’s baptism despite opposition, 94

    adversity, sacrifice

    finds mother praying for him, 94

    prayer, parenthood

    Elder Yoshihiko Kikuchi

    the Lord ends drought as Saints pay tithing, 97

    tithing, faith, obedience

    Susan W. Tanner

    young women at camp recognize virtuous qualities, 106

    example, unity

    witness that Heavenly Father knows each child, 106

    divine nature, love

    Julie B. Beck

    faith of Ruth May Fox, 109

    sacrifice, example

    young woman works on Personal Progress, 109

    faith, activation

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