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SMW 012: Understanding Priesthood Power Through Personal Revelation

In this episode, I’m sharing what I’ve learned about priesthood power. One of the biggest things I’ve personally learned is that understanding priesthood power is about more than studying scriptures, reading conference talks, and attending the temple. For me, understanding priesthood power has been about asking questions and seeking personal revelation to find answers to those questions. 

Each of us can know in a very individual way what our Heavenly Parents want us to know about priesthood power. Why? Because God is a personal God. He can give you personal revelation to the questions you seek answers for about priesthood power.

I hope listening to this episode will spark your own questions and your own journey to understand priesthood power.

Journal Questions

What does priesthood power mean to me as a woman?

How am I drawing upon this power in ways I didn’t realize before?

What am I doing with my endowment of priesthood power?

How does my priesthood power affect my calling?

What does my priesthood power mean for my most important relationships?

How might I use my priesthood power to help someone else?

Episode Links

Previous episode on power: Why I am Focusing on Power in 2020

More about the book: You Are Distinct & Different

President Russell M. Nelson’s talk: Spiritual Treasures

Elder Kelly R. Johnson’s talk: Enduring Power

Scripture: D&C 9:7

Barbara Morgan Gardner Book: The Priesthood Power of Women

Barbara Morgan Gardner Article: Connecting Daughters of God with His Priesthood Power

Scripture: D&C 25

Scripture: D&C 84

Scripture: D&C 107

Kate Holbrook’s talk from 2020 BYU Women’s Conference: The Continuing Restoration and Gathering of Israel

My Free email course: 5 Ways to Reimagine Prayer

Church News Article: Why Women in the Church Should Be Following President Nelson’s Invitation to Study about the Priesthood

President Russell M. Nelson’s talk: A Plea to My Sisters

President Russell M. Nelson’s talk: Ministering With Power and Authority of God

President Jean B. Bingham’s talk: United in Accomplishing God’s Work

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