Conference Breakout Topics

There are now 32 breakout sessions planned for the Spring 2019 conference. We invite you to prayerfully consider which sessions you would like to attend during the Saturday portion of the conference. Below are links to material that would be helpful to view, listen to or read before the sessions. We pray the Lord’s blessings upon you that you will be edified as you participate in this historic conference.

There are now 32 breakout sessions planned for the Spring 2019 conference. We invite you to prayerfully consider which sessions you would like to attend during the Saturday portion of the conference. Below are links to material that would be helpful to view, listen to or read before the sessions. There is also a summary sessions page by location and the four time slots. Please be sure to sign up for the sessions you wish to attend.

We pray the Lord’s blessings upon you that you will be edified as you participate in this historic conference.

TEMPLE – Facilitators: Alan Van Leer, Sean May

Please read or view the Temple Talk from 2012
Please listen and ponder Temple Podcasts #32-#38
Podcast 32: The Temple, Part 1 – 1 Sep 2018
Podcast 33: The Temple, Part 2 – 4 Sep 2018
Podcast 35: The Temple, Part 3 – 16 Sep 2018
Podcast 36: The Temple, Part 4 – 19 Sep 2018
Podcast 37: The Temple, Part 5 – 23 Sep 2018
Podcast 38: The Temple: Part 6 – 26 Sep 2018
T&C 141 – D&C 124 – Commandment to Build a Temple


Scripture Committee Q&A – Facilitator: Chris Hamill

Please read the revelation received 6 April 2019 – “… the scriptures are acceptable and approved … The work that has been done is acceptable and sufficient for the labor now underway.” Also note Denver’s comments on the completion of the restoration process.


Book of Mormon Covenant – Facilitator: John Saunders

Please read and ponder Book of Mormon as Covenant talk
From 13 Jan 2019 – Links: Transcript, YouTube, Audio


What is my contribution to Building Zion? – Facilitators: Evan-Diane Cummings

Come as you are. No pre-reading required
If you like, ponder Lecture 9 – Marriage and Family (26 July 2014)
MP3 Audio — Audiobook — YouTube — PDF


Zion – Facilitators: Kay-John Webster

Please read and ponder Zion will Come talk (10 Apr 2016)
Please read and ponder Talk #6 on Zion (12 Apr 2014)
MP3 Audio — Audiobook — YouTube — PDF
Please read and ponder Podcast #23 on Growing Zion


The Harvest – Missionary Work – Facilitator: Bryce Bartel

Please read and ponder: Other Sheep Indeed talk
Also “Keep the Covenant: Do the Work,” Layton UT, 9-30-18
Links: AudioTranscriptPaperYouTube


Prayer and Meditation Room – Facilitator: Lisa Gilmore

Please read and ponder the Other Sheep Indeed talk


Wedding Feast – Facilitators: Andrew and Eva Gore

Please read and ponder RE John 1:8


Charity – Facilitator: Jeanene Custer

Please click on this link to read applicable quotes


Confession and Healing – Facilitators:
Jeff Savage, Chris Park, Brian Bowler, Johnathan Durfee

Please read:
Confession paper and confession addendum
Gethsemane Chapter in Come, Let Us Adore Him
Chapter 13 of The Second Comforter, Conversing with the Lord through the Veil
T&C 161 – Vision on Gethsemane


Testimony of St. John – Facilitators: Craig-Nancy Richards

Please read and ponder Testimony of St. John


Prayer for Covenant – Facilitators: Craig-Nancy Richards

Please Read Prayer for Covenant
Please read and ponder the Covenant within Answer and Covenant 


Defending Joseph Smith – Facilitator: Matthew Christenson

Please read and ponder Denver’s Remarks at the Joseph Smith Restoration Conference
Links: Audio, Video, PDF Transcript, Complete Conference on YouTube
Please listen and read Podcast #30, How the Restoration has Fallen!
Please listen and read Podcast #4, Contradicting Joseph


Covenant Family – Facilitator: Bret Corbridge

Please read and ponder Covenant within Prayer and Answer to Covenant
Please read and ponder Things to keep us awake at night
Please read and ponder Lecture 4 – Covenants (6 Oct 2013)
MP3 Audio — Audiobook — YouTube — PDF


Wayward Children – Facilitator: Bret Corbridge

Please read and ponder Cycles of Creation Podcast #42
Also T&C 9 / D&C 29


The Appointed Days (Holy Days) –The Mo’edim – Facilitator: Samantha Corbridge

Please read and ponder Beloved Enos
3 Nephi chapter 2 and chapter 3  in the new RE Scriptures


Divine Parents – Facilitators: Sara Schutz, John-Kay Webster

Please Read “Divine Parents” Talk or view the video


Law of Adoption – Facilitator: Louis Naegle

Please read the Holy Order Talk
Please read and ponder Podcast #13 on Our Dispensation


Oh Remember, Remember – Facilitator: Keith Cannon

Let us review all that we’ve been given since the Second Comforter was published in 2006. Let’s discuss what do we do to express and demonstrate our gratitude to God for all we’ve been given.


Faith Healing – Facilitator: Kjell Larsen

Please listen to or read “Signs Follow Faith” talk by Denver Snuffer


Ministry of Angels – Facilitator: Lark Cyr

Please read and ponder Podcast 19, Podcast 20 and Podcast 21


Loving One Another – Facilitator: Johnathan Durfee

Please read and ponder That We Might Become One – 14 Jan 2018
Audio, Transcript, Notes, YouTube

Please read and ponder Podcast 19, Podcast 20, Podcast 21 – Angels

First 15 minues of Elijah Reconsidered – 14 Oct 2014
Audio, Transcript, Paper, YouTube


Dances with Wolves – Facilitators: Alex and Lisa Gilmore, David Christenson

Please listen and ponder Dances with Wolves Podcast #34
You can read the session overview at this link  


Law of Sacrifice – Facilitators: Phillip-Cherry Ann Redd

Please read and ponder:
Podcast #25 – Sacrifice
Lectures on Faith #6 – Blog post 4-21-10
Keys as Challenge – Blog post 9-14-12
All Earthly Things – posted 10-1-12
Belief Becomes Knowledge – posted 5-5-10
Obedience and Sacrifice – posted 12-17-15


Mutual Moiety Agreement, Voting, and Large Group Decision Making – Facilitators: Evan-Diane Cummings

Refer to this PDF document for background


Understanding Life of Joseph – Facilitator: Darryl Brown

Link for reading material: Defining the Works of Joseph Smith


Preparing Our Hearts and Minds for Zion through Repentance and Service – Facilitator: Jeff-Jeanene Carter

Please read and ponder Repentance chapter in Preserving the Restoration
Please read and ponder Lecture 3 – Repentance (24 Sep 2013)
MP3 Audio — Audiobook — YouTube — PDF


Singing for Christ – Facilitator: Merrilee Web

No reading material assigned. Just come and sing with us.

Please note on singing for Christ breakout that no musical talent is needed. It’s a practice for special musical number. All welcome. Will be performed Sunday morning.


Seed of Faith – Facilitator Gary Gibson

Please read and ponder Alma 16:28-30