Melanie Stroud

2019

Episode 28

Come Follow Me for Us Episode 28 July 8-14 Act 6-9 “What Wilt Thou Have Me to Do?” This lesson talks about Saul and his conversion.  It talks about Stephan and his martyrdom and Simon and his motives. Here are the talks referenced in the lesson. Waiting On the Road To Damascus  By Dieter F. Uchtdorf …

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Episode 26

EPISODE 26 WAS EDITED FOR CONTENT.  THIS IS THE REVISED PODCAST June 24–30 Matthew 28; Mark 16; Luke 24; John 20-21 He is Risen This episode is about the resurrection of Jesus Christ.  This episode closely mirrors Episode 16 so for more information about these events you can re-listen to 16. The best thing about …

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Episode 25

June 17–23 Matthew 27; Mark 15; Luke 23; John 19 “It Is Finished” This podcast starts with an review of last weeks thoughts on the sacrament. Then as a Father’s Day thought, I shared a part of a talk by Devin G. Durrant called, “Teaching in the Home—a Joyful and Sacred Responsibility.”  It was about a kid who got up during …

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Episode 23

June 3–9  John 13–17  “Continue Ye in My Love” This episode focuses on the Last Super, things the Lord suggests that bring us happiness, the roles of the Holy Ghost and how to more fully abide in the Savior’s love. I start the podcast by telling about my trip to Kansas and experience with the …

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Episode 22

May 27–June 2 Joseph Smith—Matthew 1; Matthew 25; Mark 12–13; Luke 21 “The Son of Man Shall Come” At the beginning of this episode, I reflect a little bit about last week’s episode and why we don’t all just go out and party and riotously live if we can just be forgiven at the end and get the same …

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Episode 21

May 20–26Matthew 21–23; Mark 11; Luke 19–20; John 12“Behold, Thy King Cometh” I love Come Follow Me. Today in ward council, we were talking about ways that have worked and haven’t worked as families have tried to implement this program. It was so cool to me to see that even when we feel we’ve failed at doing …

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Episode 20

May 13–19 Matthew 19–20; Mark 10; Luke 18 “What Lack I Yet?” If you had the opportunity to ask the Savior a question, what would it be? When a certain rich young man met the Savior for the first time, he asked, “What good thing shall I do, that I may have eternal life?” (Matthew 19:16). The …

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Episode 19

Luke 12–17; John 11 “Rejoice with Me; for I Have Found My Sheep Which Was Lost ”In most situations, 99 out of 100 would be considered excellent—but not when such numbers stand for beloved children of God (see D&C 18:10). In that case, even one soul merits a thorough, desperate search “until [we] find it” (Luke …

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Episode 18

I am the Good Shepherd John 7-10 This episode covers John 7-10.  It starts with the scripture, “If any man will do his will, he shall know of the doctrine, whether it be of God, or whether I speak of myself.”  Once again the Savior is telling us to DO WHAT WE HEAR.  How many …

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