Elder Cook ministers to volcano victims in the Philippines as the country celebrates 500 years of ChristianityDuring a visit to the Philippines, Elder Quentin L. Cook met with Latter-day Saints, victims of the Taal Volcano and joined celebrations marking 500 years of Christianity in the country.
Leaders & Ministry
‘All are alike unto God,’ Elder Stevenson says at NAACP luncheonUsing the relationship between Church and the NAACP as inspiration, Elder Gary E. Stevenson offered three points of counsel to hundreds gathered Monday to honor Martin Luther King Jr. — “be your brother's keeper, foster civility and emulate Christlike love.”
Elder Vai Sikahema announces new BYU-Hawaii scholarships, details the importance of educationDuring the first BYU-Hawaii devotional of the new year, Elder Vai Sikahema announced two new scholarships for Tongan and Hawaiian students at the university and shared his family's experience learning the importance of education.
What these Church leaders learned from the examples of Latter-day Saints in MexicoWith 13 temples and 220 stakes, the Mexico Area of the Church is well established with a growing membership. Here's a look at what three church leaders learned from Latter-day Saints in Mexico and their dedication to temple work.
President Nelson: ‘a hinge point in the history of the Church’During a historic interview in Rome, President Russell M. Nelson called the dedication of the Rome Italy Temple “a hinge point in the history of the Church.” Here's a look at how 2019 has demonstrated that the Church is moving forward at an accelerated pace.
Christoffersons and Christmas at MTC: Apostle reflects on Savior’s birth, Joseph Smith’s role and pioneer-era memoriesElder D. Todd Christofferson shared Christmas-related reflections — of the Prophet Joseph Smith’s late December birth, of pioneer-era experiences and of the birth and Atonement of the Savior Jesus Christ in a Christmas Day devotional at the Provo MTC.
President Ballard, Elder Stevenson comfort loved ones of 9 Hansen family members lost in plane crashLatter-day Apostles share messages of hope and a letter of support from the First Presidency during the funeral service for Hansen family patriarch, James D. Hansen Sr., who was killed in a plane crash on Nov. 30.