In his Sunday morning General Conference address, President Russell M. Nelson plead for each of us to “increase your spiritual capacity to receive revelation.” He then gave this powerful invitation
Let this Easter Sunday be a defining moment in your life. Choose to do the spiritual work required to enjoy the gift of the Holy Ghost and hear the voice of the Spirit more frequently and more clearly.
Why is President Nelson so concerned about increasing our revelation receiving capacity? He provided the answer.
I am optimistic about the future…but I am…not naïve about the days ahead. We live in a world that is complex and increasingly contentious. The constant availability of social media and a 24-hour news cycle bombard us with relentless messages. If we are to have any hope of sifting through the myriad of voices and the philosophies of men that attack truth, we must learn to receive revelation.
How can we increase our capacity to receive revelation? President Nelson again provided the answer.
Nothing opens the heavens quite like the combination of increased purity, exact obedience, earnest seeking, daily feasting on the words of Christ in the Book of Mormon, and regular time committed to temple and family history work.
The steps are simple:
And that is truly...