Okay, we are doubling up this week since we’re running out of time (ONE more week of GCBC before a new conference!), and I love, LOVE, love both of these talks. It will be worth your time to study them both this week, I promise.
by Elder Richard J. Maynes of the Seventy
“Because Satan understands that true happiness in this life and in the eternities is found in the form of family, he does everything in his power to destroy it.”
by Elder Lynn G. Robbins of the Seventy
“A sweet and obedient child will enroll a father or mother only in Parenting 101. If you are blessed with a child who tests your patience to the nth degree, you will be enrolled in Parenting 505. Rather than wonder what you might have done wrong in the premortal life to be so deserving, you might consider the more challenging child a blessing and opportunity to become more godlike yourself.”
I could put hundreds of quotes here that I loved from both talks. How about you? What were your favorite principles from these talks? Share your thoughts in the comments below. If you’re new to General Conference Book Club, get more info here.