What putting the gospel first instead of his career meant to this late emeritus General AuthorityDuring an interview after he was sustained as second counselor in the presiding bishopric, Bishop Glenn L. Pace told me, “If there were an ecclesiastical path — and there isn’t — for becoming a General Authority, I wouldn’t make it."
Why ‘ward youth council’ isn’t just a different name — it’s part of a culture changeThe ward youth council will replace the bishopric youth committee, as Elder Quentin L. Cook announced in the October general conference. The ward youth council is another tool that can help the bishop, while also helping the youth have leadership opportunities.
These Latter-day Saint social media influencers have impacted millions. Here’s the secret to their successSitting in the make-shift green room in Brazil, they seem just like every other young adult in the Church. But they are not. Wesley Mercês has 1.7 million Facebook followers. Nicole Luz’s face is recognized across this South American nation.
Church leaders report on status of missionaries, members following Typhoon HagibisIn a disaster report from the Church's Asia North Area offices, members and missionaries in the Chiba and Fukushima prefectures were reported safe following further flooding and mudslides due to torrential rains Oct. 25-26, in the aftermath of Typhoon Hagibis.
Luz de las Naciones — a celebration of belongingThis year's Luz de las Naciones, which is the largest Latino cultural event of its kind in all of Utah, will be held on Saturday, Nov. 2, at 8 p.m. at the conference center and will once again provide a beautiful and spectacular array of cultural music, dance, and art.
Young Men, Young Women general leaders on what to expect for 2020 ‘Come, Follow Me’ curriculumBrother Douglas D. Holmes and Sister Michelle Craig explain what "Come, Follow Me" for Aaronic Priesthood and Young Women will look like in 2020. The youth curriculum will be aligned with the scripture blocks taught at home, in seminary and in Sunday School.
What running 200-mile-ultramarathons has taught this man about what is most important in lifeMichael McKnight was told he might not be able to run for a year when he broke his back due to a skiing accident. Now, he's running ultramarathons and says the experience helps him appreciate what is most important in life — his family and the gospel.