“Salvation comes from the Lord”

By Travis Lauterbach Often when pastors are in a conversation, people will express a belief that if they just try the best they can to live a good life, then they’ll go to heaven. The questions I often wonder are what does it mean to try the b … [Read more...]

Elder Quentin Smith

Elder Quentin Smith served 24 months in the Kennewick Washington mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, returning home Feb. 13. He is now working to save money  so he can attend Dixie College in the fall. His parents … [Read more...]

Arrow of Light

Destry Tobler, a Webelo in Den 2341 sponsored by the Bunkerville 2nd Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, received his Arrow of light at a ceremony and now will advance to the Boy Scout Troop. Duane Thurston presented him with his … [Read more...]

Sister Resha Bunker

Sister Resha Bunker has been called serve a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She will report on Feb. 28 to the Philadelphia Pennsylvania Mission. Resha is the daughter of Robert and Jocelyn Bunker of the Bunkerville 1st … [Read more...]

The Knights of Columbus La Virgen de Guadalupe Council to Host Their Sixth Annual Fish Fry Event

The local council of the Knights of Columbus has been active in helping the community in many ways.  They are one of the charter sponsors of the Mesquite Little League and of the Virgin Valley Elementary School Summer Reading Program.  They also s … [Read more...]

“Reconsider Job”

By Travis Lauterbach An interesting thing about Job is that he didn’t know what the reader of the book knows. He didn’t know “why” he suffered as he did. He didn’t know that Satan was rebelling against the Lord, using Job as a personal example. … [Read more...]

“Consider Job”

by Travis Lauterbach   Could you have faith like Job? Before you answer to yourself, consider the situation. In the span of a few of days, Job’s life was nearly ruined. Job was rich. He owned 7000 sheep, 3000 camels, 500 yoke of o … [Read more...]

Wade Hammond Concert

Wade Hammond will be performing at First Baptist Church, 700 Hardy Way on Sunday January 14th at 6:00. Everyone is invited to this free concert. This is Wade’s eighth concert in Mesquite.  His music is fabulous, you won’t be disappointed. He will perf … [Read more...]

“A New Year, A Fresh Resolution”

By Travis Lauterbach Another New Year has dawned upon the world. The New Year often means a fresh start in some ways. Sure, the troubles and sufferings that affected people in 2017 didn’t evaporate once the ball dropped. Yet, a New Year g … [Read more...]

Elder Dacen Cox

In September, Elder Dacen Cox returned from his Missouri, Independence Mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints, then left to attend BYU Idaho in Rexburg. Dacen is home and will report his mission on Sunday, December 31st at 1 … [Read more...]