Inspired by “There Was Bread” from Bishop W. Christopher Waddell during the October 2020 General Conference.
We live in uncertain times (pandemics, job loss, etc.)
Just like Joseph in Egypt prepared for famine, we can get ready for whatever comes our way.
Modern prophets offer useful advice for our lives.
They help us understand what to focus on to be better prepared.
Taking care of finances isn’t just smart, it’s also a way to be responsible and faithful.
Learn budgeting and saving through church resources like “Personal Finances for Self-Reliance” (Read it here).
Don’t go to the extreme. You don’t need to become a doomsday prepper.
Bible says, “estimate the cost” before you start something big (Luke 14:28). Be realistic in your preparations.
You don’t have to do everything at once.
Elder David A. Bednar says, “Taking action is the exercise of faith.” Start now, even if it’s small.
When we are prepared, we can help others too.
Sharing resources and knowledge can have a ripple effect in our community.
Start your preparation today. It could be setting up a budget, stocking up on essential items, or learning a new skill. Share what you’re doing to inspire others to do the same.
By preparing ourselves, we not only create a safety net for us but also contribute to building a stronger, more resilient community. Like Joseph, we can also say “There was bread” when times get tough. Link to the original: Click Here
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What we need from you are suggestions. Ideas for things we can include on our site that would help you, and other Christians, to learn, grow, and feel united in faith. Maybe there’s a specific topic you’d like to see covered, a prayer that touched your heart, or a Christian song that’s been on your mind.
This is a place for all of us, so let’s keep it friendly. We’re cool with different opinions – that’s how we learn from each other! But let’s remember to share our thoughts respectfully, with the kind of love that Jesus showed us. No room for ugliness or bashing here.
We appreciate your time and look forward to hearing what great ideas you have to make our site even better. Together, we can create a place that truly serves and unifies the Christian community.