Jay Evensen: Keeping the Sabbath day holy to help droughts, familySeveral weeks ago, after writing about the persistent drought in the Western United States, I got an email from a reader who said he had a solution: Keep the Sabbath holy.
As President Nelson begins South American tour in Lima, here's a look at the Peru MTC he dedicated 20 years agoPresident Nelson returned to Peru on Friday, Oct. 19, with plans to address missionaries in the South America Northwest Area and to speak at a devotional that will be broadcast throughout Peru from the Coliseo Mariscal Caceres.
This week on social: Church leaders share thoughts on divine differences and extra measures of faithFollowing messages from the previous week about general conference, the social media accounts of leaders of the Church posted thoughts and lessons about things they have learned from their families or from recent experiences.
Kristin Chenoweth to join The Tabernacle Choir in their 2018 annual Christmas concert — here's how to get ticketsThis year, one of Broadway’s most well-known performers, Kristin Chenoweth, will appear as the featured guest and narrator of the annual Christmas concert by The Tabernacle Choir, Orchestra at Temple Square and Bells on Temple Square.
How living the Word of Wisdom helped WWII veteran twin brothers reach their 100th birthdaysBefore they celebrated their 100th birthdays with friends and family last week, twin brothers and World War II veterans Boyd and Ralph Henderson shared lessons learned over a lifetime of membership in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Why Latter-day Saint women are participating in the social media fast and what they hope to gain from itDuring his October 2018 general women’s session address, President Russell M. Nelson issued four challenges to the women of the Church, one of which included taking a 10-day fast from social media.
President and Sister Nelson set for ministry tour to South AmericaPresident Russell M. Nelson and his wife, Sister Wendy Nelson, will tour five South American countries in a nine-day trip this month. They will be joined by Elder Gary E. Stevenson of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and his wife, Sister Lesa Stevenson.
The hymn President Nelson wrote that the Tabernacle Choir performed during general conferenceThose who attended or viewed the Sunday afternoon session of the October 2018 general conference may be surprised to learn that the lyrics of the final hymn — “Our Prayer to Thee” — came from President Russell M. Nelson.
'A Christ-like life': Sister Ballard remembered for the love, service and light she gave othersThousands gathered Monday to celebrate the “matchless life” of Sister Barbara Bowen Ballard — a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and friend who made the lives of those around her “a little better, a little happier."