Elder Cook discusses the law of chastity and addresses both singles and marrieds. He points out thirteen concrete guidelines to help youth and adults maintain their moral cleanliness. He illustrates each point with stories and experiences, the most dramatic of which is an experience he had with Mick Jagger. He explains the importance of the law of chastity and the tremendous blessing that comes from adhering to it. This talk is a clear and thorough discussion that can benefit adults and young people.
Elder Gene R. Cook, a member of the First Quorum of the Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, has served in various Church capacities, including area presidencies, as a regional representative, as a mission president in Uruguay and Paraguay, and as a member of the First Council of the Seventy.
He graduated in business management and earned an MBA from Arizona State University. He has been an insurance consultant and an insurance agency manager, as well as a management consultant for various business firms.
Elder Cook and his wife Janelle are parents of eight children and have fourteen grandchildren.