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AVOW is an online community of preparedness-minded people.
AVOW is more than a simple forum for preparedness, it's a whole community dedicated to preparedness and spiritual insights. You'll find a wide variety of topics being discussed, including camping, home canning, financial preparedness, words of our living prophet, spiritual insights, and much, much more. You'll also find a live chat-room, a variety of private and semi-private special interest-groups, member photo albums, group-buys, and a download section with hundreds of great resources to help in your preparations.
The largest LDS preparedness website in the world!
Over 1,800,000 posts from 18,000 members worldwide.
AVOW currently has a staff of 28, contains over 210 topical forums, with over 186,000 unique discussions & threads containing over 1,800,000 separate posts. The AVOW forums cover hundreds (sometimes thousands) of posts per day relating to preparedness. Our members, once registered, tend to participate with excitement as they gain additional insights and discuss gospel topics.
|Forums Dedicated to Physical Preparations
Everything you ever wanted to know about preparedness, but didn't have anyone to ask.
Whether you're just starting out and trying to learn the ropes or you're a survival and emergency expert, each forum has literally thousands of posts and topics to help guide you as you try to learn more. There's even an "Exchange" forum where members post links to good deals on preparedness-related items they find online or in stores, as well as post ads for things they are trying to buy or sell. You'll be amazed how much time and money you can save by using the resources available in these forums.
|Forums Dedicated to Spiritual Preparation
6 main topics and dozens of sub-topics are included in the spiritual insights section. A great deal of the discussion on AVOW centers around gospel topics. If you've often pondered the answers to some of the more difficult doctrinal concepts, you'll find plenty of like-minded people on AVOW to discuss with.
|Magnify Your Calling
If you've been called as an emergency specialist in your ward, join others with similar callings and responsibilities in discussion effective ways to perform your duties.
|Prophecies, Dreams, & Visions
Gain additional insight into how the Lord communicates with his servants by reading some of the siritual experiences shared by the leaders of our church, those of our faith, and others. Indeed the prophecy of Joel has been fulfilled, as declared by President Hinckley, when he said "And it shall come to pass afterward, that I will pour out my spirit upon all flesh; and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, your old men shall dream dreams, your young men shall see visions".
Please, if you feel so prompted, come and share your dream or vision with us.
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|Keeping an Eye on Current Events
The world is changing rapidly and prophecies are being fulfilled almost every day if you know where to look. These forums are dedicated to helping our members understand and interpret the events that are unfolding around the world on a day-by-day and sometimes hour-by-hour basis. Relevant news stories and opinions from around the world are posted here for you to browse.
If you're into politics, don't forget to join the "Political" group where you can discuss the world of politics from an LDS perspective with other like-minded saints. You might not always agree, but you'll gain a new respect and understanding for the different ideas and viewpoints on the site. Note that political discussions are hidden unless you decide to subscribe to them.
|Live chat rooms
AVOW provides several live chat rooms for members to use for discussions ranging from the spiritual to just shooting the breeze. Experts are often brought in to present various "virtual seminars" to the AVOW members. We also have weekly gatherings to discuss a variety of topics. The chat room includes full webcam capabilities and instant private messaging to other members. The AVOW live chat rooms add a whole new level of interaction and learning.
All chat room functions and virtual seminars are completely free for AVOW members.
|Create your own preparedness blog
A full blogging system is available to all members. Post your thoughts, ideas, and comments to your own private blog. Other members can reply and participate in discussions on your blog posts.
|Special Interest Groups
Dozens of special-interest "social-groups" are available for you to join. Choose specific topics that are of interest to you and engage in discussions with like-minded people. You can even create your own social group and invite others to join.
Complete access to our download library where members can upload and contribute preparedness related content. You'll find lists, recipes, food storage calculators, books, and family resources. You can share your own resources with others by uploading them here.
Members can create and share their own photo albums. Upload photos of your latest vacation, food storage ideas, or anything else and share them with everyone or only with those you've invited.
|Fully Anonymous Membership
Your online identity is protected. We will never reveal your real name, address, or other contact information to ANYONE.
Exchange private messages with other members without revealing your email address. You will automatically receive an email notification from the site any time someone on the site sends you a private message.
Every single post is read and reviewed to ensure compliance with our strict guidelines to keep AVOW free of apostate and questionable material.
You can configure your AVOW account to send you automaticaly email notifications every time new information is added to your favorite threads, any time you receive private messages, or whenever you receive comments from others. No need to login to the site constantly to check for new information that you'll find interesting - tell AVOW which threads are important and you will always be in the loop when updates occur.