See All Customer Reviews. Shop Books. Read an excerpt of this book! Add to Wishlist. USD 4. Sign in to Purchase Instantly. Explore Now. Buy As Gift. Overview Adam Weldon thinks that only a few short weeks of hard work stand between him and a very bright future. Soon, however, he is caught up in forces beyond his control—forces unleashed by the Civil War.
Little does he suspect that Laura has a persistent, new suitor capable of sowing doubts. Outlaws, Indian trouble, and the possibility of hostilities between the Mormons and U. This book is an invitation into Zion, Here and Now. For more information or to order this book visit elijahtheson. By: Aaron Smith. Earth and all creation are groaning like never before. Through events such as financial crashes, political discord, and groundbreaking scientific discoveries, many have become increasingly aware that we are encountering a significant change in the ages.
Some see the signs in the world, some see the signs in the church, others see deeper, into the fullness of the Kingdom. How do we begin to see our way through a changing world? It starts with the unveiling of a dot, which can lead us on a supernatural journey to dimensions in Christ. From the darkness known as choshek, Yahweh invites His sons to rise up out of Babylonian slavery, to find and reveal hidden treasures, and to govern from heavenly throne rooms.
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Those who choose this path will participate in the finish, transforming the groaning frequencies of earth, creation, and the sons of Yahweh into the glorious sounds of complete redemption. By: Samantha Mahoney. Follow along as Regan, Liam, Mom and Dad live out their everyday lives. Expect supernormal! Awesome adventures await around every corner when you set out to see in the spirit realm of the Kingdom of God.
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They decide to speak directly to the storm. But will it listen? How can any of this be? What secrets await you? Could that really be true? It is a result of forty-six days in the fall of when Apostle Aaron Smith called the people of The Rock of Mobile to study, meditate on, and engage with the Hebrew letters.
Throughout that focused time, five treasured teachers shared their individual knowledge, unique interpretations, and revelations concerning the letters. Their teaching is collected here to provide a path for the Kingdom body to begin to see, hear, and know our friends, the living letters. New Creation Man. By: Teresa Bowen. This hardcover 9X12 coffee table book explores the story of the fall and redemption of man as a collective and of each one of us individually.
It is presented as an illustrated drama in four acts with three scenes each. Many of the illustrations have been left unfinished to allow each reader to personalize the story. With that in mind, we have provided the tools with which you may begin your finish. Into Your Inheritance. He was a schoolteacher, an officer in the Nauvoo Legion, chief of the Nauvoo police force, a seventy, a lawyer, a missionary, and a colonizer. Recruitment efforts in Kirtland were less disappointing.
Many able-bodied priesthood holders in that community volunteered to march to Zion. Thirty-two-year-old Brigham Young stepped forward and tried to convince his older brother Joseph to go too. The volunteers also gathered supplies and teams for their journey, as well as clothing, bedding, food, and arms for the Saints in Missouri.
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A few elders, including Oliver Cowdery and Sidney Rigdon, were left behind to supervise the ongoing construction of the temple and to direct the other affairs of the Church in Kirtland. Joseph Smith sent them fifty miles south to New Portage, where they were to wait for the others to join them. Nearly all of them were young men. Some were fearful of what lay ahead. The next day Joseph Smith assumed his role as commander-in-chief of the army.
There the Prophet organized the camp. He divided it into companies of tens and fifties and instructed each group to elect a captain, who was to assign each man his responsibilities. Williams, Second Counselor in the First Presidency, who was appointed paymaster. The average age of the recruits was twenty-nine, the age of their leader, Joseph Smith. Smith, cousin of the Prophet, was the youngest at age sixteen, and Samuel Baker was the oldest at seventy-nine. Throughout its journey the camp was gradually strengthened with additional volunteers, arms, supplies, and money.
Most able-bodied men walked beside the heavily loaded wagons along the muddy and dusty trails. Many of them carried knapsacks and held guns. It was not unusual for them to march thirty-five miles a day, despite blistered feet, oppressive heat, heavy rains, high humidity, hunger, and thirst. Armed guards were posted around the camp at night. Each company gathered for prayer, then went to work at their respective assignments. Some members of the company gathered firewood, others carried water, cooked breakfast, and took down tents. Feeding the camp was one of the most persistent problems.
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The men were often required to eat limited portions of coarse bread, rancid butter, cornmeal mush, strong honey, raw pork, rotten ham, and maggot-infested bacon and cheese. On occasion the men strained swamp water to remove wigglers mosquito larvae , before drinking it. On a number of occasions, Joseph Smith taught those in the camp to conserve natural resources and to avoid killing.
One afternoon while preparing to pitch his tent Joseph and others discovered three rattlesnakes. How will the serpent ever lose his venom, while the servants of God possess the same disposition, and continue to make war upon it?
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Men must become harmless, before the brute creation. Joseph instructed the camp to refrain from killing any animal unless it was necessary to avoid starvation. Besides company prayers the men were admonished to pray privately morning and evening. On Sundays the camp rested, held meetings, and partook of the sacrament. They were often privileged to hear the Prophet teach the doctrines of the kingdom. Those in the camp had faith that the Lord was accompanying them.
We know that angels were our companions, for we saw them. The Prophet and a few others walked along the bluffs and found a huge mound with human bones scattered about and what appeared to be the remains of three ancient altars. A hole was dug and a large human skeleton was discovered with a stone arrowhead between its ribs.
The Lord also blessed the camp to travel safely through sometimes threatening circumstances. Members of the camp generally tried to conceal their identity and objectives as they marched. Occasionally the army appeared larger or smaller than it actually was to those who tried to determine its strength. Near Dayton, Ohio, a dozen men entered the camp and concluded there were six hundred soldiers.