October 26 – Colossians 1:12-13; “Giving thanks unto the Father, which hath made us meet to be partakers of the inheritance of the saints in light: 13 Who hath delivered us from the power of darkness, and hath translated us into the kingdom of his dear Son.”
Remind the Mormon you know they have no chance of becoming a god, making Mr. Grant’s teaching a false prophecy! It’s hard to imagine things like this happen in today’s day and age, but they do. Even though Mr. Grant passed away in the ‘40’s, the Church utilizes his teachings today in 2016.
Also ask them if they’ve ever thought about what it’d be like to see Jesus face to face. If they’re working to become a god of their own planet, where does Jesus fit into that scenario?
Teachings of Heber J. Grant, Chapter 13, p, 31; “These duties [commandments] and obligations are calculated to make us godlike in our dispositions. They are calculated to make Gods of us, and to fit and qualify us that we may become, as it is promised that we can become, joint heirs with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and dwell with Him in the presence of God the Eternal Father throughout all the countless ages of eternity. The object of our being placed upon this earth is that we may work out an exaltation, that we may prepare ourselves to go back and dwell with our Heavenly Father…”