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Overcoming Adversity BYU Speeches

    • Religion & Spirituality
    • 4.6 • 62 Ratings

Going through tough times? Tune into this podcast to get the best advice on overcoming adversity. Then share this podcast to help someone else.

    It’s No Fun Being Poor | Marvin J. Ashton | March 1982

    It’s No Fun Being Poor | Marvin J. Ashton | March 1982

    When money becomes our god, we are poor. One of life’s great lessons is to teach us that what we do with what we have is more important than what we have.

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    • 27 min
    The Inconvenient Messiah | Jeffrey R. and Patricia T. Holland | February 1982

    The Inconvenient Messiah | Jeffrey R. and Patricia T. Holland | February 1982

    Christ overcame temptation for appetite, glory, and wealth. He did not have a price. His way was inconvenient, and ours will be too if we truly follow Him.

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    • 36 min
    Elements of Happiness | Donald N. Wright | June 2000

    Elements of Happiness | Donald N. Wright | June 2000

    The gospel in our lives gives us as Saints the most reason to be happy with our lives even during difficult times. 

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    • 35 min
    "Cast Not Away Therefore Your Confidence" | Jeffery R. Holland | March 1999

    "Cast Not Away Therefore Your Confidence" | Jeffery R. Holland | March 1999

    Trust in a perfect God gives us the confidence to act in faith, even when faced with difficult decisions or paralyzing fear.

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    • 36 min
    Eternal Perspectives | Sara Lee Gibb | February 1999

    Eternal Perspectives | Sara Lee Gibb | February 1999

    As we replace earthly perspectives with eternal perspectives, we find that keeping God's commandments becomes natural and our lives take on new meaning.

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    • 36 min
    "Look Forward with an Eye of Faith" | Merrill J. Bateman | March 2006

    "Look Forward with an Eye of Faith" | Merrill J. Bateman | March 2006

    The Book of Mormon teaches God's plan for us. Live according to that plan—take care of your body, seek intelligence, and prepare for an eternal family.

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    • 39 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
62 Ratings

62 Ratings

mcovin05 ,

Amazing

I listen every Monday as I read cardiac echocardiograms for 12 hours. I love these talks so much. I every human heart and life
is marked by adversity. LISTEN to fill your spirit.

byubrent ,

Fantastic

This is a great collection of talks, especially if you want a boost during a rough time.

Ticatracha ,

Amazing hope

Listening to these talks is such a relief especially during these times. Thanks to whoever put it together.

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