President Henry B. Eyring: ‘Holiness and the Plan of Happiness’President Henry B. Eyring, second counselor in the First Presidency, spoke during the Sunday afternoon session of October 2019 general conference.
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How following 2 great commandments has helped the Church contribute $2 billion of humanitarian aid worldwidePresident Nelson detailed on Sunday, Oct. 6, how the Church and its members follow the two great commandments of God through the work of the humanitarian arm of the Church — Latter-day Saint Charities.
President Nelson explains priesthood power and covenants at women’s sessionAddressing the topic, “Spiritual Treasures,” President Russell M. Nelson said, “The heavens are just as open to women who are endowed with God’s power flowing from their priesthood covenants as they are to men who bear the priesthood.”
New Young Women theme, class name and structure changes announcedChanges 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.
Ward Young Men presidencies discontinued, other organizational changes for youth announcedYoung 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.