“And he said unto them, I beheld Satan as lightning fall from heaven. Behold, I give unto you power to tread on serpents and scorpions, and over all the power of the enemy: and nothing shall by any means hurt you.
#BOMTC Day 9, April 15~1 Nephi 22-2 Nephi 1 or Pages 49-54: Isaiah for DUMMIES (Laman and Lemuel)
The idea that humans have the potential to become like God isn't peculiarly Mormon. It's an ancient Christian doctrine that was largely forgotten in the West for centuries — until it was restored through the Prophet Joseph Smith.