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Latter-day Saint couple falls in love again after wife’s memory loss Laura and Brayden Faganello were married July 14, 2016. Nine months later, Laura suffered a traumatic head injury that caused her to lose many of her long-term memories — including marrying Brayden. Here's how they fell in love, again.
This 89-year-old pianist has played at the Joseph Smith Memorial Building for 22 years. Here’s what she will miss most when she retires Norma Dee Ryan, 89, has been playing the piano in the lobby of the Joseph Smith Memorial Building for the past 22 years and will retire on Monday, Nov. 25.
Did you get the first Church News app notification? If not, does your app need an update? The first Church News app notification was sent Friday afternoon, Nov. 22 — if you didn't get it, you either need to "enable notifications" on your app or update what might be an older version of the app.
Latter-day Saint woman injured in cabin explosion candidly shares how she was spiritually and physically prepared to survive Almost a year has passed since the explosion at the Walker family’s cabin in Timber Lakes, just east of Heber City, Utah. But Lori Walker was prepared — physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually — for this event that changed her life forever.
Elder Gong and general officers explain everything you need to know about the Children and Youth program The Gospel Living app, a new theme and camp guide for young men, a new Primary song and new recognition elements were announced during a Face to Face event on the Children and Youth program on Nov. 17.
What putting the gospel first instead of his career meant to this late emeritus General Authority During 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 change The 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.
This man received a call personally from the prophet to be a temple missionary. 40 years later, he’s performed over 13,000 endowments Dennis Preece has performed more than 13,000 temple ordinances since 1974. He turns 70 on Thanksgiving Day and has no plans to slow down.
These Latter-day Saint social media influencers have impacted millions. Here’s the secret to their success Sitting 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.
Why former Utah Jazz player Thurl Bailey says his son’s mission has put him ‘ahead of the game’ at Marquette University One year after finishing his missionary service, Brendan Bailey is entering his sophomore season at Marquette prepared to make noise in the college basketball world.
How Utah State’s nationally renowned Sam Merrill takes basketball and his faith to the ‘highest level’ Utah State University's Sam Merrill talks about his decision to serve a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and how he wants to play at the "highest level" of his sport.
Church leaders report on status of missionaries, members following Typhoon Hagibis In 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 belonging This 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.