It is idle to suppose that children will grow up good, while surrounded with wickedness, without cultivation. It is folly to suppose that they can become learned without education. Discourses of the Prophet Joseph Smith, p.
Yeager General Yeager reports that he receives over requests a week for Boy Scout commendations and can not respond to them all, so he responds to none. Ralph Nader Open Letter to the Boy Scouts of America I would like to take this opportunity to thank the many thousands of you who have written to lists of well-known people over the last few years and extend my apologies for not being able, due to time constraints and resources, to respond personally to each one of you.
It is my hope that you will channel that same youthful enthusiasm and goodwill to the areas where you can make a difference. You must decide how you want our history to read. My best advice to you is to become critical thinkers.
Read, read and read some more. Learn about history and politics.
Watch what is going on in your local communities and question your leaders. This is where you must channel your efforts.
You can learn a lot from the books I and my associates have written. Just go to my website "Votenader. You are the Boys Scouts of America, show our country what you can do for them. Become the leaders this country so urgently needs.The first presidency and the apostles have their personal offices located at: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, The Office of the First Presidency, 47 East, South Temple Street, Salt Lake City, UT .
Preparation to serve Significance and basic qualifications. LDS Church president Spencer W. Kimball said, "Every young man should fill a mission". Completing a mission is often described as a rite of passage for a young Latter-day Saint. The phrase "the best two years of my life" is a common cliché among returned missionaries when describing their experience.
Blacks and the Priesthood. It is a historical truth that until , Latter-day Saints' ecclesiastical policy prohibited black men from being ordained to the priesthood. PREFACE. My Love, I am writing this letter to explain in detail how I came to the conclusion that the Church is not all it claims to be.
I long for your understanding and support. May 06, · The worst reason to leave the church would be that you were "tired of it"or "tired of living the way you were taught", those reasons would only be second to "someone offended you".Status: Resolved. Quotes About Education from LDS Church Leaders.
Joseph Smith. If children are to be brought up in the way they should go, to be good citizens here and happy hereafter, they must be taught.