What a wonderful tender mercy for his mom. She has been really worried about her son and things have been tough for her these last few days. She is a woman of great faith so when we were able to see pictures of her son and all the love that was poured out for him, we immediately took the ipad to show her and it gave her comfort. "Tears of joy and happiness" all she could say was I am so happy (pwapwa) thank you, thank you very much, (kinisou chapur).
Those who magnify their callings in the priesthood “are sanctified by the Spirit unto the renewing of their bodies.”(D&C 84:33.) They are born again; they become new creatures of the Holy Ghost; they are alive in Christ. The Holy Ghost is the Sanctifier.
We have power to become the sons and daughters of God, to be adopted into the family of the Lord Jesus Christ, to have him as our Father, to be one with him as he is one with his Father.
We can enter into the patriarchal order, the order of eternal marriage, the order which enables the family unit to continue everlastingly in celestial glory.
We have power to govern all things, both temporal and spiritual kingdoms of the world, and the elements and storms and powers of the earth.
We have power, through the priesthood, to gain eternal life, the greatest of all the gifts of God.
We have power to make our calling and election sure, so that while we yet dwell in mortality, having overcome the world and been true and faithful in all things, we shall be sealed up unto eternal life and have the unconditional promise of eternal life in the presence of Him whose we are.
We have the power—and it is our privilege—so to live, that becoming pure in heart, we shall see the face of God while we yet dwell as mortals in a world of sin and sorrow.
“It being after the order of the Son of God; which order came, not by man, nor the will of man; neither by father nor mother; neither by beginning of days nor end of years; but of God;
We are members of the only true and living Church upon the face of the whole earth, and we have received the fullness of the everlasting gospel.
Sharing this experience has been dear to Elder Tiffany's heart for many reasons, but one in particular is the person that baptized him was his escort at the temple as well. His brother.