Elder Oaks and his wife spoke about the importance of "maintaining a regular diet of spiritual nourishment" and planning dating activities rather than hanging out.
In his much-quoted talk on dating versus hanging out, Elder Dallin H. is given to be heard under the influence of the Spirit of the Lord, with the intended result that the listener learns from the talk and from the Spirit what he or she should do about it.
Is his or her attitude and language and conduct what you would like to live with every day?
"That said, none of us marry perfection; we marry potential.
Hinckley has repeatedly emphasized a harsh reality of which you are all aware.
However, I hope the same principle will apply: that something you hear in the words of the prophets and the scriptures we will consider this morning will impress upon your mind and heart something you personally “should do about it.” President Gordon B.observers report that dating has nearly disappeared from college campuses and among young adults generally.properly observed, it will help us and our families develop the spiritual strength we need to stand firm against temptation and to stay unspotted from the world (see d&c 59:9).” this woman thanked me for placing on each of us what she called “the personal responsibility to act,” and added that she had identified ways that she could “discourage hanging out and encourage, instead, a culture of dating.so motivated, we will seek for that condition described by the prophet joseph smith, where we have “overcome the evils of [our lives] and lost every desire for sin.it is the favored day for sports, ball games, rodeos, and whatever.In general conference in April 2007, Elder Jeffrey R.