General Conference

President Henry B. Eyring: ‘Covenant Women in Partnership with God’ President Henry B. Eyring, second counselor in the First Presidency, spoke during the general women’s session in the 189th Semiannual General Conference of the Church on Oct. 5, 2019.
New Young Women theme, class name and structure changes announced Changes to Young Women announced during the general women’s session include a new theme; retirement of “Beehive,” “Mia Maid” and “Laurel”; organization of classes according to local needs; and a greater emphasis on class presidencies.
Elder Ronald A. Rasband: ‘Standing by Our Promises and Covenants’ Elder Ronald A. Rasband of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles gave an address entitled "Standing by Our Promises and Covenants" during the Saturday afternoon session of October 2019 general conference.
Ward Young Men presidencies discontinued, other organizational changes for youth announced Young Men presidencies at the ward level will be discontinued by January 2020. The adjustment — and other organizational changes for youth detailed during the 189th Semiannual General Conference — “are intended to help young men and young women develop their sacred personal potential,” said President Russell M. Nelson.
Elder David A. Bednar: ‘Watchful unto Prayer Continually’ Elder David A. Bednar of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles gave an address during the Saturday afternoon session of October 2019 general conference called "Watchful unto Prayer Continually."
Why ‘Come, Follow Me’ for Aaronic Priesthood and Young Women is so important to the youth, according to Church leaders Brother Stephen W. Owen announced an adjustment to the "Come, Follow Me" curriculum for youth beginning 2020. Here is why Church leaders say the youth curriculum is so important.