Each priesthood leader has the rights and blessing of exercising different parts of those keys. Each of those parts comes together to help bless the living and the dead and accomplish the work of salvation.
The Blessings of Family History
When you have experienced the joy of finding ancestors and performing their temple ordinances, you will become a powerful witness of how the spirit of Elijah can bless lives. You can then inspire the members you serve to follow a similar path and experience these promised blessings:
- Find more closeness and joy in their families. Quentin L. Cook
- Conversion to the Savior will become more deep and abiding. David A. Bednar
- Increase knowledge and faith in the Savior. Neil L. Andersen
- Gain personal power—power to change, power to repent, power to learn, power to be sanctified, and power to turn the hearts of your family together and heal that which needs healing. Dale G. Renlund
- Have profound heart-turning experiences. Quentin L. Cook
- Protected from the intensifying influence of the adversary. David A. Bednar
We All Work Together
Seek the guidance of the Spirit to know how you can provide the members of your stake with these great blessings. And remember, you are not alone. You may enlist the help of others.
For reference, see Handbook 2, 5 The Work of Salvation in the Ward and Stake.