Gordon B. Hinckley encourages all to stand up for truth, for integrity, for loyalty, for all that is good. The world is counting on you.
Whether standing for the gospel, our standards, or a brother, will we be true? Where does our loyalty lie, and how do we show it?
You Latter-day Saints, the youth of the noble birthright, if you can say, as Martha said, “Yea, Lord, I believe that thou art the Christ, the Son of God, which should come into the world”—if you can say that and know that he is in his heaven, and you believe that with all your soul, you will not be trapped in the pitfalls of life.
There will always be two contending forces at play: love and hate, good and evil, light and darkness. Where will your loyalty lie?
With reference to BYU football and the United States military, Elder Harold B. Lee speaks about loyalty. Where is our loyalty? Are we prepared to meet God?