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Cherished Experiences, From the Writings of President David O. McKay

compiled by Clare Middlemiss
Format
Book
Published
Salt Lake City : Deseret Book Co., 1955.
Language
English
Contents
  • Foreword
  • Section One : Memorable testimonies
  • Introduction
  • What my faith means to me
  • Predictions and spiritual manifestations
  • Prayer answered in God's own due time
  • A testimony
  • The law of tithing in a lesson taught two boys in a hayfield
  • Peace through the gospel of Christ
  • A room in Wales
  • The prayer of a child
  • "The kingdom of God or nothing"
  • Section two : Faith-promoting incidents
  • "Something very unusual has happened this day"
  • A faith-promoting incident on the hillside of Haleakala
  • An unforgettable experience
  • A memorable apostolic visit to the islands of Samoa
  • Gift of interpretation of tongues bestowed
  • A remarkable meeting
  • A special manifestation of the Lord's help in time of need
  • The Chinese realm dedicated for the preaching of the gospel
  • Story of Ah Ching
  • A beautiful vision
  • An experience on a sailing vessel
  • In the Holy Land
  • Reflections from a world tour
  • "To see the prophet"
  • Section three : Incidents of divine healing
  • A personal experience of divine healing
  • An incident of two children from behind the iron curtain
  • The blessing of a member of the church in Tonga
  • Healing of Baby Silita in Samoa
  • Her faith made her whole
  • The great faith of a woman in Montevideo, Uruguay
  • "In my name they shall open the eyes of the blind"
  • A great healer
  • Section four : Inspirational stories for youth
  • Importance of guiding youth
  • "Whate'er thou art, act well thy part"
  • Losing self for others
  • A glass of pure water and a drop of ink
  • The story of Fua
  • Business executive in prayer
  • Moral courage
  • Temporal salvation of man
  • Dad held the rope
  • A gentleman's word of honor
  • Man is but a tenant of his physical body
  • Dangerous reefs
  • The rapids are below
  • The nettles
  • Story of the rose, hawthorn twig, and lily
  • Maintaining the ideals of the church
  • Sacrifice brings blessings
  • David O. McKay, a great teacher.
Description
viii, 211 p., [8] leaves of plates : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes index.
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