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How family history became more real to me while shadowing Elders Uchtdorf, Bednar in Europe What shadowing Elder Uchtdorf and Elder Bednar during visits to their respective homelands taught this Church News reporter about the parable of the "penny-wage."
This Week on Social: A Primary program, chocolate cupcakes and more Church leaders shared experiences they had from visiting new wards, what they learned from serving as missionaries and testimonies of Jesus Christ on social media this week.
Why ‘ward youth council’ isn’t just a different name — it’s part of a culture change The ward youth council will replace the bishopric youth committee, as Elder Quentin L. Cook announced in the October general conference. The ward youth council is another tool that can help the bishop, while also helping the youth have leadership opportunities.
This man received a call personally from the prophet to be a temple missionary. 40 years later, he’s performed over 13,000 endowments Dennis Preece has performed more than 13,000 temple ordinances since 1974. He turns 70 on Thanksgiving Day and has no plans to slow down.
Elder Uchtdorf’s remarkable story of how good comes from your mission — even if you don’t see it for 46 years Speaking at the Provo Missionary Training Center on Tuesday, Nov. 5, Elder Uchtdorf shared his formula for missionary success.
Brother Owen explains why young adults should be interested in the new Children and Youth program Brother Stephen W. Owen, Young Men general president, spoke during a devotional at BYU–Hawaii on Nov. 5, about the principles of the new Children and Youth program that will be launched in 2020.
How are you bearing the name of Christ? This General Authority says to keep these 2 things in mind Elder Robert C. Gay of the Presidency of the Seventy spoke on how to become more valiant in bearing Christ's name, during an LDS Business College devotional on Nov. 5.
Church issues statement in response to deaths of LeBaron family in Mexico In response to the massacre of members of the LeBaron family about five miles outside of La Mora, Mexico, on Monday, Nov. 4, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints issued a statement on the tragedy.
Sister Eubank shares role of priesthood and covenants in blessing the human race Speaking at a Sunday night devotional at Utah State University, Sister Sharon Eubank shared how the Abrahamic covenant weaves all the generations of history together.
Elder Christofferson offered the Asuncion Paraguay Temple rededicatory prayer in Spanish. See the translation here Read the rededicatory prayer of the Asuncion Paraguay Temple offered by Elder D. Todd Christofferson on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019.
These Latter-day Saint social media influencers have impacted millions. Here’s the secret to their success Sitting in the make-shift green room in Brazil, they seem just like every other young adult in the Church. But they are not. Wesley Mercês has 1.7 million Facebook followers. Nicole Luz’s face is recognized across this South American nation.
This Week on Social: How delivering laundry prepared Elder Uchtdorf for the Air Force In social media posts this week, members of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles shared lessons learned from delivering laundry, delivering food, and returning home among other messages.