How Elder and Sister Uchtdorf have come full circle since organizing the Frankfurt temple open house 32 years agoElder Dieter F. Uchtdorf reflects on how the Church has grown in Germany since the Frankfurt Germany Temple was dedicated by President Ezra Taft Benson in 1987.
From settling Salt Lake City to polygamy, volume 2 of ‘Saints’ is more ‘epic’ than the firstThe first chapters of "Saints: The Story of the Church of Jesus Christ in the Latter Days, volume 2, No Unhallowed Hand" are now available at saints.ChurchofJesusChrist.org and in the Church History section of the Gospel Library app.
Why the advice about children from this Church leader in the 1970s is still relevant todayLaVern Watts Parmley spent her life serving Primary children in the Church. In the early 1970s, she shared some sage wisdom about children with the Church News. Here's why her advice still applies to parents and children today.
1 General Authority’s transformation from feeling inadequate to serving with confidenceDuring an interview shortly after H. Burke Peterson was called to the First Quorum of the Seventy in 1985, he told of feelings of inadequacy he'd carried throughout his youth into his calling as a General Authority.
Parking, protestors and other things that did (or didn’t) exist in conference 100 years agoHow different was conference 100 years ago? Here's a taste of what it was like when Elder Heber J. Grant was called as president of the Church and conference sessions were held in the Tabernacle on Temple Square.
An unforgettable tennis match and other little-known facts about President Benson’s wifeAs a young woman, Flora Smith Amussen decided to marry a poor man, preferably a farmer, who was spiritually rich. Her desire was realized in 1926 when she married Ezra Taft Benson, a farmer who became the 13th president of the Church in 1985.
Learn about the Utah pioneer marker the Church donated to Daughters of the Utah PioneersA historic Utah pioneer marker once almost forgotten is receiving attention again thanks to collaboration among the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers, the Sons of the Utah Pioneers and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.