“Lift Up Thy Head and Rejoice”

by Kamryn Maughan

Come, Follow Me

Our knowledge of Jesus Christ as our Redeemer is one of the primary reasons missionaries and members around the world share the gospel with others. In the Book of Mormon, Alma and Amulek testified boldly of Jesus Christ and clarified His mission and role as our Savior. 

“Have Ye Experienced This Mighty Change in Your Hearts?”

by Scott Hansen

Come, Follow Me

The word “heart” is used in multiple different ways throughout the scriptures. It can refer to a location for receiving revelation, the center of a people’s values, or a person’s spiritual core. In this week’s Come, Follow Me lesson, it represents a tool for deep reflection.

"They Were Steadfast and Immovable”

by Michelle Pack

Come, Follow Me

When Alma’s people began to “wax proud” (Alma 4:6), he was saddened. “There began to be great contentions among the people” (Alma 4:9), and the wickedness of the members of the Church had become a “great stumbling block to those who did not belong to the church” (Alma 4:10).

Repentance: A Change of Heart

by Aubrey Barzee

Come, Follow Me

The time that we spend partaking of the sacrament is one of the most important moments of the week. Taking the sacrament is a crucial step in renewing our baptismal and temple covenants, bringing an offering of ourselves, our wills, and our weaknesses and leaving it at the Savior’s feet. 

"We Have Entered into a Covenant with Him"

by Lyndie Jackson

Come, Follow Me

After Alma taught the people near the Waters of Mormon, they wanted so badly to enter into a covenant relationship with God that “they clapped their hands for joy, and exclaimed: This is the desire of our hearts” (Mosiah 18:11). They knew that making covenants would lead to their eternal happiness and exaltation if they were faithful. 

“A Light . . . That Can Never Be Darkened”

by Scott Hansen

Come, Follow Me

The Book of Mormon prophet Abinadi had a tough audience. Because of their wicked and self-righteous ideologies, the priests of King Noah’s court had no intention of listening to his warnings and counsel. 

“In the Strength of the Lord”

by Kamryn Maughan

Come, Follow Me

Each of us faces trials that can feel overwhelming and at times too heavy to bear. But with the Lord’s strength, we can accomplish anything He needs us to. This week in Come, Follow Me, we learn that Zeniff and his people fought “in the strength of the Lord” (Mosiah 9:17). On the other hand, the Lamanites “knew nothing concerning the Lord” and “depended upon their own strength” (Mosiah 10:11).

“A Mighty Change”

by Craig Lindquist

Come, Follow Me

“And this is life eternal, that they might know thee the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom thou hast sent” (John 17:3). Those majestic words spoken by Jesus Christ have stood as a beacon on a hill for Saints of God ever since they were spoken. Christ was not speaking of a passive, vague kind of faith, but He spoke of having an actual knowledge burned into our souls of a living Father who loves His children infinitely and perfectly—and then living according to that knowledge forever.

How to Find Comfort through Our Trials

by Scott Hansen

Come, Follow Me

Emeritus General Authority Seventy Larry R. Lawrence once shared the story of a young college student who lost his brother, his job, and his girlfriend all in the same month. Instead of feeling sorry for himself, this student decided to recommit his life to living the gospel of Jesus Christ.

“He Worketh in Me to Do According to His Will”

by Michelle Pack

Come, Follow Me

On April 22, 1860, Wilford Woodruff spoke in the Tabernacle. He began his discourse by saying, “I always feel much pleasure in addressing a congregation of Saints when I am inspired by the Holy Ghost, for then I can be of benefit to those who hear. . . .