Archive for the ‘Callings’ Category

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How can I generate desire in my calling?

November 4, 2014 1:44 am

Question Dearest Gramps, I’ve currently serving in a tough responsibility in the church, and while I know exactly what it’s worth for me, it’s beginning to wear me (more)

Does the release from a presiding office mean a loss of keys or authority?

August 8, 2014 8:12 am

Question Gramps, Does the release from a presiding office mean the loss of keys or the suspension of authority? Grant   Answer Grant, When a person is released (more)

How do I balance my marriage and church callings?

June 4, 2014 12:06 am

Question HI Gramps. I have a calling in my ward as assistant scout master and it requires a lot of time and dedication.  My wife however gets mad (more)

What are the responsibilities of the Beehive President?

May 23, 2014 2:00 am

Question Gramps, I have recently been called to be the Young Women’s Beehive president but I am only 12. I don’t really know how I am supposed to (more)

What is meant by “chosen by the body” in the selection of the First Presidency?

August 15, 2013 12:01 am

Question Dear Gramps, D&C 107:22 says that the First Presidency of the Church should be “chosen by the body”. Does this refer to the general membership of the (more)

Bishops and Divorce

June 30, 2013 12:01 am

Can a man married to a divorced woman (specifically if she was sealed in the temple in her first marriage) be called to be a Bishop? I can’t (more)

Is Not Fasting a Sin?

June 7, 2013 12:01 am

I know the law of fasting is a law that applies to all the church members. But at the same time, it is not required for entering the (more)

E-mail Home Teaching

March 10, 2013 8:44 pm

Hi Gramps, Each month (for the past 10, maybe 20 years) I get a short email asking if I completed my Home Teaching. Nothing else, no inquiries about (more)

Inactive Members

February 1, 2013 12:01 am

Dear Gramps, Upon (retention)visits to inactive church members, it appeared that some of them had already joined other religious groups and no longer wished to come back to (more)

As a Young Men President, shouldn’t I have a say in my counselors?

January 4, 2013 12:01 am

Question Gramps, I was recently called to be the YM president in our ward. I was disappointed that the Bishop had called counselors without letting me know who (more)

Personality disorders

June 15, 2012 12:01 am

I have been professionally diagnosed with Schizoid Personality Disorder. The disorder has made it almost impossible to live a full, happy life. Due to my inability to connect (more)

Righting Wrongs

June 11, 2012 12:01 am

I have recently become active in the church after several years. I have been asked to hold a calling as a Primary teacher. I have only been active (more)