Christine Rappleye is a reporter for the Church News. She has been an editor and reporter for the Deseret News in the features sections and was also part of the Visual Editing team. She previously worked for the Beaumont Enterprise in Southeast Texas as a reporter and editor. She was born and raised in Southeast Texas and graduated from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah, with a communications degree. She served a mission in the Taiwan Taipei Mission. She tries to take advantage of the “Greatest Snow on Earth” by her attempts to stay upright on skis in the winter and hopes to not kill the plants in her container garden on her balcony in the summer.
In “The Everlasting Covenant” in the October 2022 Liahona magazine, President Nelson wrote about covenantal love — or hesed in Hebrew — and how those who make covenants with God are blessed “with an extra measure of love and mercy.”
Sister Rebecca L. Craven, Young Women general presidency counselor, and Sister Amy A. Wright, Primary general presidency counselor, encourage missionaries and meeting with children and youth, parents and leaders in the Philippines.