Recent Articles by Kristine Frederickson
Published: Friday, April 26, 2013 4:19 pm MDT
In the movie "Chasing Mavericks," Jay Moriarty needs to rigorously prepare for the challenges that come with surfing 30-50 foot waves. We need rigorous spiritual preparation to overcome Satan in this life.
Published: Friday, April 12, 2013 3:30 pm MDT
The Lord indicates in scripture that many are "walking in darkness at noon-day" when light and illumination are available. When challenges come, do we obey or resist God's commands? Scripture teaches us to be o...
Published: Friday, March 29, 2013 5:12 pm MDT
Scriptures admonish us to make Christ the anchor to our souls. Buoys "mark" the location of anchors. We need to ensure we consistently engage in practices as counseled by church leaders that mark, or indicate, ...
Published: Monday, March 4, 2013 5:14 pm MST
After Hyrum Smith lost his wife, the Prophet told him the Lord desired that he marry a woman named Mary Fielding. The Lord's command to marry is found throughout scripture and is central to God's plan for manki...
Published: Friday, February 8, 2013 5:29 pm MST
The story of Susanna in the Apocrypha teaches individuals today of the value of chasity and virtue.
Published: Friday, January 25, 2013 3:44 pm MST
The simple verse in the New Testament, "Jesus wept," when put in its proper context, provides a wealth of instruction for those who would be disciples of Jesus Christ.
Published: Friday, December 21, 2012 3:31 pm MST
The tragedy in Newtown, Conn., has parallels to tragedies in Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's life. In "I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day," Longfellow responds to loss by affirming the love of Jesus Christ and the...
Published: Friday, October 19, 2012 4:03 pm MDT
A recent experience between two children illustrates the Lord's commission to "become as a little child" and the benefits of doing so.
Published: Friday, September 14, 2012 4:08 pm MDT
A contemporary Christian song speaks of God in: "You make everything glorious. And I am yours ... What does that make me?" Combined with knowing we are "children of God" remind us of our divine heritage and the...
Published: Friday, August 3, 2012 3:20 pm MDT
Prophets exhort members to pray, study the scriptures, obey the commandments and be disciples of Jesus Christ. They also encourage parents to counsel with their children. The story of Alma the Younger and his s...