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Will my best effort be good enough?

Question   Gramps, I suffer from debilitating anxiety and depression. I especially suffer social anxiety, which causes me to have panic attacks in social situations, especially at church. I try to go to Sacrament Meeting when I can, but have to leave because of panic...

What is required to go to heaven?

Question   Gramps, Hi.  I’m 12 years old. I just want to know what I can do to go to heaven? Or what is required to go?  Thank you! Caydence   Answer   Hello Caydence! I have a friend, who had the same questions when she was about your age...she's now a mother of a 12...

Why doesn’t God help kids who are being abused?

Question   Gramps, My son is an alcoholic. He drinks so much that he blacks out and mentally and spiritually abuses his children. This has been going on for 15 years. My grandkids stopped praying because they said God has not helped them. They have prayed for years...

Why am I doubting?

Question   Gramps, I have been praying about a particular subject and as I’m praying I feel as though the spirit is strongly saying something but what he’s saying doesn’t make sense to me. Then the other day I was talking with a friend about something closely related...

What are modern day prophets?

Question   Gramps, What are modern day prophets? Catalino   Answer   Dear Catalino, The Lord communicates with us his children in different ways.  He will speak to us personally, through the Holy Ghost, for matters that are personal, or pertaining to those within the...

How can I trust God when he doesn’t answer my prayers?

Question   Gramps, How can I trust God when He doesn't answer a prayer when I really need it and have faith? Kathe   Answer   Dear Kathe, This really touches my heart strings on a personal level because I have a dear friend (who I will call BOB - not his real name)...

Can we be forgiven of murder in this life?

Question   Gramps, In your response to the question under the title 'Forgiveness' Alison asks a question about murder. In your response you said that we cannot be forgiven in this life for murder. I've heard conflicting opinions on this subject. Do you know if there...

The spirit remains after death?

Question   Gramps, I was my mother's caregiver for many years and my family was privileged to be with her as she crossed through the veil. It was an experience that affirmed my testimony of everything the Gospel teaches in regards to the hereafter. With this in mind,...

How can an illegal alien qualify for a temple recommend?

Question   Gramps, How can an illegal alien qualify for a temple recommend if they are not "honest in their dealings with their fellowmen?"  They do not "obey, honor and sustain the law;" and are not "honest and true" as directed in the recommend questions and 12/13...

Do I have to be with my parents in the eternities?

Question   Gramps, I left the church a few years ago. I'm uncertain what is true, but just in case this is I don't want to end up with my parents in the next life. They both have remarried and been sealed to their partners, but my mom has just told me she doesn't want...

Will I be asked to leave my calling?

Question   Gramps, I am the president of the Deacons Quorum.   I recently had a slip up and watched some immodest pictures of women.  None of them were naked but I feel terrible.   I'm going to talk to my bishop.   Do you think i will be asked to leave my calling?...

Is divorce the right thing to do over money?

Question   Gramps, My husband and I have been married for 18 years, we were sealed 3 and 1/2 years ago. My husband has an addiction problem, it’s like he’s addicted to having an addiction. For 18 years we have barely scraped by, robbing peter to pay Paul, I have asked...

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