Latter-day Saints in the Paralympics, days 8 & 9: Sitting volleyball and goalball teams to compete for medals, plus updates in swimming, track and discus USA's goalball team is competing for bronze and Canada's sitting volleyball team is going to the semifinals after matches in days 8 and 9 of the Paralympics.
Latter-day Saints in the Paralympics, days 6 & 7: Gold in swimming, plus updates in goalball, track and shot put New Zealand's Tupou Neiufi won gold in swimming, and USA's goalball team, including Daryl Walker, heads to the semifinals, plus updates from the track in days 6 and 7 of the Paralympics.
Church making early assessment of Hurricane Ida’s wrath; missionaries safe Missionaries serving in regions hit by Hurricane Ida reported safe. Meanwhile, local Church leaders are assessing the massive storm's impact on Latter-day Saints and their homes.
Latter-day Saints in the Paralympics, days 4 & 5: Gold in track, silver in wheelchair rugby and making history in swimming Jason Smyth won gold on the track and Josh Wheeler won silver with the USA wheelchair rugby team in days 4 and 5 of the Paralympics.
Latter-day Saints in the Paralympics, day 3: Wheelchair rugby, sitting volleyball, goalball, archery and fencing USA's wheelchair rugby team, including Josh Wheeler, head to the semifinals, plus updates in sitting volleyball, goalball, archery and fencing competitions on day 3 of the Paralympics in Tokyo.
NFL vet Brady Poppinga blends mission language skills with gridiron bona fides in his Spanish-TV analysis Returned missionary and NFL veteran Brady Poppinga combines gridiron bona fides with hard-earned foreign-language skills to provide football analysis to Spanish-speaking fans.
Port-au-Prince Haiti Temple not damaged, missionaries safe following 7.2 earthquake Powerful earthquake rocks Haiti on Saturday, affecting Latter-day Saints and their fellow Haitians already weary from ongoing civil unrest and the memories of the devastating 2010 quake.
Latter-day Saints at the Olympics: 5 medals, plus several records in Tokyo Olympians connected to the Church took home gold in rugby sevens, silver in gymnastics and swimming, and bronze in shot put and weightlifting at the 2020 Summer Games in Tokyo.
Latter-day Saints in the Olympics, day 12: Silver in swimming, updates in track and basketball Rhyan Elizabeth White helped Team USA swim to a relay silver. Also, Australia's Peter Bol raced in the 800-meter track finals in day 12 of the Olympics in Tokyo.
Missionary’s hard-earned Albanian language skills on display during Kosovo TV studio interview Elder Jonah Pingree, a missionary from Utah, appeared on a popular Kosovo television station after catching the attention of the station through the local missionaries' Facebook page.
Latter-day Saints in Olympics, day 10: Bronze in weightlifting, plus updates in basketball and beach volleyball USA's Sarah Robles won bronze in weightlifting and beach volleyball's Jake Gibb announces his retirement in day 10 of the Olympics in Tokyo.