Category Archives: Leadership

Lessons from Journeys in the Book of Mormon

During February, I studied journeys in the Book of Mormon. In particular, I’ve been interested in learning how I can more effectively work toward achieving long term goals, including maintaining my focus and commitment over time, and inspiring others to … Continue reading

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Lift up Your Heads – Mosiah 7:18-20

18 And it came to pass that when they had gathered themselves together that he spake unto them in this wise, saying: O ye, my people, lift up your heads and be comforted; for behold, the time is at hand, … Continue reading

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I Did Exhort My Brethren to Faithfulness and Diligence – 1 Nephi 17:15-18

15 Wherefore, I, Nephi, did strive to keep the commandments of the Lord, and I did exhort my brethren to faithfulness and diligence. 16 And it came to pass that I did make tools of the ore which I did … Continue reading

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Zoram Did Take Courage at the Words Which I Spake – 1 Nephi 4:28-30, 33, 35

28 And it came to pass that when Laman saw me he was exceedingly frightened, and also Lemuel and Sam. And they fled from before my presence; for they supposed it was Laban, and that he had slain me and … Continue reading

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What Say Ye, My Sons? – Alma 56:43-44

43 And now, whether they were overtaken by Antipus we knew not, but I said unto my men: Behold, we know not but they have halted for the purpose that we should come against them, that they might catch us … Continue reading

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Lessons from Alma

During November, I studied all of the chapters in the Book of Mormon which contain the teachings of Alma. Here are some of the principles I learned, grouped by category: Leadership Don’t delay difficult conversations. Hold the conversation by (1) … Continue reading

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Ye Ought to Have Stirred Yourselves More Diligently – Alma 60:8-10

8 Yea, even they who have looked up to you for protection, yea, have placed you in a situation that ye might have succored them, yea, ye might have sent armies unto them, to have strengthened them, and have saved … Continue reading

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