In the Strength of the Lord: The Life and Teachings of James E. Faust
IN EARLY 1997, I RECEIVED A telephone call one Saturday morning from my father, who lives in another state. Unlike most of our conversations, which deal with family updates and the like, he began this call with a rather firm declaration. "I know what your next book should be," he said. I had recently completed a book with two dear friends, the late Rex E. Lee and his wife,...more
I always enjoyed listening to Pres. Faust at conference time. His warm, kind personality was especially evident to me during the First Presidency Christmas devotionals. I enjoyed getting to know who Pres. Faust was.
It was very interesting to read about his early childhood. He...more
Still, it's definitely worth reading. Especially poignant for me is the part, right after his...more
From his experiences in World War II, to his mission and subsequent service as a General Authority in Brazil, to his calling as an Apostle and a General Authority, In the Strength of the Lord provide...more
I loved this book. I was especially touched with his humility and love for people..and his unwavering firm belief and testimony of the Savior.
I highly recommend this book. Take the time to read it. It is one that I would like to turn around and just re-read agai...more