By Robert D. Hales
"Return with honor" is a decision that has get to grips to each Latter-day Saint. For Elder Robert D. Hales, this stirring directive used to be his unit's motto whilst he served as a jet fighter pilot within the usa Air strength, and he makes use of it usually in his instructing. in the course of his army days, the motto used to be a relentless and strong reminder to accomplish every one venture honorably - and now it reminds us, the Lord's young children, that what we do in the world could make it attainable to come back with honor to our heavenly home.
A cherished member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Elder Hales writes with prepared perception and compassion in regards to the orderly arrangements we have to make as we trip via mortality. Our trip of lifestyles has 4 very important stages:
many years of Preparation
Decade of Decision
a long time of Serving and urgent Forward
many years of Serving and Enduring to the End
Elder Hales considers every one of those crucial classes utilizing shiny tales from his personal existence, compelling scriptural insights, and the knowledge he has received via a young courting with the Savior.
no matter what your degree in existence, the message Elder Hales deals in Return: 4 levels of Our ethical trip Home is obvious: conserving sacred covenants, prayerfully making life's very important judgements, and embracing the Savior and His Atonement can arrange you for everlasting existence - the best present of God. This quantity is an encouraged consultant on your trip domestic.