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This Week on Social: Elder Soares invites young adults to start participating in the September Face to Face This week on social media, leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints reflected on recent assignments, shared personal experiences and invited people to look forward with faith to the future.
Elder Ulisses Soares of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles invites people in an Instagram video to participate the Face to Face event he and Elder Craig C. Christensen, a General Authority Seventy, will be hosting on September 15.
Video: Elder Uchtdorf invites people to 'come and see' what BYU-Pathway Worldwide is all about A new video released by BYU-Pathway Worldwide features Elder Dieter F. Uchtdorf, who invites Latter-day Saints to invite their friends and family to "come and see" what BYU-Pathway has to offer.
Screen capture of Elder Dieter F. Uchtdorf of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles from the BYU-Pathway Worldwide video launching the "come and see" initiative.
Everything you need to know about the Church's 2020 curriculum for adults, youth and children In 2020, the home-centered curriculum for Latter-day Saint adults, youth and children is focused on the Book of Mormon.
Details and the list of gospel study materials to be used for home and Sunday classes next year are provided in the newly released document Instructions for Curriculum 2020.
Sister Franco shares 5 principles to 'enlighten' mission leaders During the 2019 Mission Leadership Seminar, Sister Cristina Franco, second counselor in the Primary general presidency, shared five principles to give guidance and direction to mission leaders.
Sister Cristina B. Franco of the Primary general presidency speaks at the 2019 Mission Leadership Seminar at the Provo Missionary Training Center on June 25, 2019.
Salt Lake City's German Speaking Ward met for the last time on Sunday. Here's who showed up for a surprise visit Elder Dieter F. Uchtdorf of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles visited the German Speaking Ward for its final sacrament meeting to encourage the members as they make transitions after the discontinuation of their ward.
Elder Dieter F. Uchtdorf of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles shakes the hand of a member of the German-Speaking Ward after the final sacrament meeting on July 14, 2019.
President Russell M. Nelson will speak at this weekend's NAACP convention President Russell M. Nelson is scheduled to speak at the NAACP convention in Detroit this weekend.
President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints shakes hands with National President Derrick Johnson of the NAACP, right, during a press conference in Salt Lake City on Thursday, May 17, 2018.
Church releases Layton Utah Temple location
New Sunday School general president shares why he is 'all in' to do whatever God asks of him Brother Mark L. Pace says doing hard things and putting in effort has helped shape his life as he begins his service as the Church's new Sunday School general president.
Sister Anne Marie Pace and Brother Mark L. Pace, Sunday School Genteral President pose for photos at the Church office building in Salt Lake City on Monday, April 8, 2019.
Fun facts you probably didn't know about the history of the Young Women organization Nearly 150 years ago, in the parlor of the Lion House in Salt Lake City, President Brigham Young organized the Young Ladies Department of the Cooperative Retrenchment Association — the predecessor to the Young Women program.
The first Young Ladies’ Mutual Improvement Association meeting in 1880 of which Elmina S. Taylor is called by President John Taylor to be president.
Sarah Jane Weaver: What I know now that I learned from a little girl on a high dive Each of us find ourselves at different times standing on the edge of a high dive. In those moments of discouragement, may we all look forward with faith and take a determined leap.
Years before her death, Katy Doak, right, attends a party with her friend, Elizabeth Weaver.
Did you know President Howard W. Hunter was a professional musician? Here's why he left it behind On a Saturday night in 1931, a few days after marrying Clara May Jeffs, Howard W. Hunter returned home from a music gig and packed his instruments into boxes. During an interview 54 years later, he told me why he abandoned his music career.
Young Howard W. Hunter, center, played several instruments in his dance band, "Hunter’s Croonaders." The band played for Boise area dances and performed on the tour ship SS President Jackson.
Elder John A. Widtsoe's works to be available online beginning this year The masterworks and religious writings of Elder John A. Widsoe are expected be available online to both scholars and the public by the end of this year.
Widtsoe Family Collection dinner and social at the Joseph Smith Memorial Building in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019.
Music and the Spoken Word: What 90 years of the Tabernacle Choir's broadcast has brought to the world Music and the Spoken Word, which features the Tabernacle Choir, is celebrating its 90th year of broadcasting.
Mormon Tabernacle Choir in the Salt Lake Tabernacle, 1929
This week on social: President Nelson poses with newest great-grandchild in heartwarming post about family Several posts from Church leaders on social media this week testified about the blessings of families.
"I feel pure joy every time I welcome a new member of our family into the world. Here is a photo of me with my newest great-grandchild," President Russell M. Nelson wrote in a July 7, 2019, Instagram post.
'You can't fake love': An inside look at how refugees in Rome and Latter-day Saints are coming together in an extraordinary way The Friendship Center in Rome, Italy, provides an opportunity for refugees to take classes that promote self-reliance and to feel hope that 'things are going to get better.'
Somalian refugee Fardusa Osman attends intermediate Italian language class at St. Paul's Within the Walls Episcopal Church in Rome, Italy on Thursday, March 7, 2019. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints partners with the Catholic church to help refugees.
HUD secretary Carson visits Church's Welfare Square U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson toured The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ Welfare Square as part of a brief visit in Salt Lake City on Thursday, July 11.
Elder Jack N. Gerard, left, and Elder Kent F. Richards, right, visit with HUD secretary Dr. Ben Carson in a Deseret Industries Thrift Store located at Welfare Square in Salt Lake City, Utah, during a July 11, 2019, tour.
How a quadriplegic is fulfilling his patriarchal blessing to 'baptize and confirm many' Jarom Hlebasko's patriarchal blessing promised that he would be able to baptize and confirm many into The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. But when he became a quadriplegic in high school due to an accident, he wondered how that could be true.
Jarom Hlebasko poses with daughter, Miree at her baptism.
Elder Rasband calls on 'pioneers' in Belarus to establish Church for future generations Elder Rasband counsels Latter-day Saints in Belarus to be "pioneers" and prayerfully fellowship their friends and neighbors.
Aerial view of the old historic centre of Minsk city, Minsk, Belarus.
BYU updates Honor Code website. Here's what you need to know On June 10, the Church-owned Brigham Young University updated its Honor Code website with additional resources and information regarding Honor Code Office procedures.
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