Pioneers & Preparedness: Under Covenant Toward the Promised Land

“I am tired of these American stories, these pioneers who died a hundred years ago and with whom I can find no connection.” I knew exactly what she meant. What then is the significance of the 1847 exodus from Nauvoo to the millions like me who have no pioneer blood and how does it relate to preparedness in the last days?”

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Preparation of All Kinds Blesses Saints in Joplin, Missouri

“In this case, the 72-hour packs, as important as they were, the food storage, as important as it was, went away because of the calamity. And yet the things that were deep-rooted, the foundational things of priesthood keys, of testimony, stood strong. And as the Saints gathered together, it was spectacular to watch the preparation that came from spiritual roots that had been set deep; that windstorm, tornado, or hurricane weren’t going to take away; and that extend beyond mortality and to eternity.”

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A Repeat of Haun’s Mill

“Up to this day God had given me wisdom to save the people who took Council. None had ever been killed who abode by my Council. At Hauns Mill the brethren went contrary to my Council; if they had not, their lives would have been spared.”

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Preparedness VS. Faith

But the reality is… they’re scared and/or overwhelmed by the prospect of everything that they know and are comfortable with going away. They don’t want to add anything to their already overwhelming lives, and they just want to bury their head and hope that tomorrow isn’t any worse than today.

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Why EVERYONE’s future depends upon Preparing

One of the things that I kept finding ironic this weekend is that the first Thanksgiving was a celebration by the pilgrims of having enough to eat after switching from a collective socialism to a free market economy. As we celebrate their success, our leaders are rapidly trying to repeat their original failed collective experiment.

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Provident Living – A Way of Life!

If we want to face the future with confidence and peace of mind, we must prepare ourselves in six areas: literacy and education, career development, financial and resource management, home production and storage, physical health, and social-emotional and spiritual strength. PreparedInAllThings.com is dedicated to bringing you the best resources to thrive in these six areas.

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If I Don’t LIKE You, I Won’t TRUST You, And We Will NOT DO BUSINESS Together

Some may argue, "I would rather be respected than liked", but deep down they know that's not really true. They hold envy for the socially gifted in the office and real jealousy if those gifts are coupled with actual capability. Learn the simple steps...

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Pioneers & Preparedness: Under Covenant Toward the Promised Land

Pioneers & Preparedness: Under Covenant Toward the Promised Land

"I am tired of these American stories, these pioneers who died a hundred years ago and with whom I can find no connection." I knew exactly what she meant. What then is the significance of the 1847 exodus from Nauvoo to the millions like me who have no pioneer blood and how does it relate to preparedness in the last days?"

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The Truth about Guns, Violence & Humans

The Truth about Guns, Violence & Humans

"The first recorded act of violence was when Cain slew his brother Abel out in the field. The villain was not the club he used.... Neither was it the NCA, the National Club Association. The true killer was Cain, and the reason for the murder could only be found in Cain's heart"

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Preparation of All Kinds Blesses Saints in Joplin, Missouri

Preparation of All Kinds Blesses Saints in Joplin, Missouri

“In this case, the 72-hour packs, as important as they were, the food storage, as important as it was, went away because of the calamity. And yet the things that were deep-rooted, the foundational things of priesthood keys, of testimony, stood strong. And as the Saints gathered together, it was spectacular to watch the preparation that came from spiritual roots that had been set deep; that windstorm, tornado, or hurricane weren’t going to take away; and that extend beyond mortality and to eternity.”

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God’s MBAs: Why Mormon Missions Produce Leaders

Many of the men who trained to be Mormon missionaries have gone on to become among the most distinguished persons in American business and civic life Left to right: Eric Varvel, Jon Huntsman Jr., David Neeleman Illustrations by Brandon Bird Before setting out in orderly pairs to spread their gospel door-to-door, nearly all U.S. Mormon missionaries

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A Repeat of Haun’s Mill

A Repeat of Haun’s Mill

“Up to this day God had given me wisdom to save the people who took Council. None had ever been killed who abode by my Council. At Hauns Mill the brethren went contrary to my Council; if they had not, their lives would have been spared.”

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Situational Awareness

On Foot Look at their hands and not their eyes — hands can hurt you, eyes cannot. Always be looking for an exit, cover, concealment, and weapons of opportunity. When in doubt leave or move. Everything you touch should be evaluated for its potential use as a weapon. On Foot Who is closest to me,

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Personal Protection

You don’t have to be a Fliesian to take security serious so why leave your future to change?  ”Have you been the victim of a home break in? A stolen car? Vandals? It’s a sick feeling when you discover the dark side of what others will do in the pursuit of crimes — including home invasions,

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Go-Bag For the Car

In planning a road-trip vacation, long before suitcases are packed, make space for a car “survival kit.” This not only enables you to handle inconveniences that may detour family fun, but can also make your trip safer.  Travel Safety Tips HEREThe ideal kit should include: Roadside flares or reflectors. These safety devices warn traffic of

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Ward/Stake Emergency Plans

It is our goal that by having an Emergency Operations Plan (EOP), you will raise awareness of the hazards that could impact ward members’ lives, you will help members prepare to be self-sufficient for a period of three days in the event of a disaster, and we will have an organized way to reach out