Recent Articles by Jason Swensen
Published: Thursday, July 21, 2016 2:48 pm MDT
Backcountry encampment allows hundreds to step away from the day's distractions on recommit themselves to the blessings and duties of the Aaronic Priesthood.
Protecting religious freedom is a divine obligation says the Church's general counsel at the Religious Freedom Annual Review at BYU
Published: Thursday, July 14, 2016 10:57 am MDT
It's vital to protect core elements of religious freedom while leaving room for compromise in areas of less importance, said Elder Lance B. Wickman, emeritus General Authority Seventy, at BYU conference.
Have the faith to baptize converts teaches Elder Neil L. Andersen at the 2016 Seminar for New Mission Presidents
Published: Thursday, July 14, 2016 10:39 am MDT
The doctrine of Christ remains anchored in baptism, teaches Elder Neil L. Andersen at the 2016 Seminar for New Mission Presidents.
Published: Thursday, July 7, 2016 12:22 pm MDT
Finding people to teach remains the essential first step in teaching the gospel, declared Elder Dallin H. Oaks.
'Your Personal Ministry,' is topic of address by Elder Gary E. Stevenson at the 2016 Seminar for New Mission Presidents
Published: Thursday, July 7, 2016 12:17 pm MDT
Mission presidents and their wives are set apart as missionaries to share the gospel with others and invite them to be baptized, said Elder Gary E. Stevenson.
God is 'mindful about establishing the Church,' says Elder Dale G. Renlund during 2016 Seminar for New Mission Presidents
Published: Thursday, July 7, 2016 12:09 pm MDT
The Lord's commandment to establish His Church can be realized when missionaries find those who will help build up His work.
This is 'the Lord's work,' says President Dieter F. Uchtdorf at 2016 Seminar for New Mission Presidents
Published: Thursday, June 30, 2016 1:05 pm MDT
President Dieter F. Uchtdorf promises new mission leaders that they will have the Lord's guidance as they serve alongside the missionaries.
Published: Sunday, June 26, 2016 1:27 pm MDT
Every member of the First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and other Church leaders participated in the 2016 Seminar for New Mission Presidents, addressing the theme "Teach Repentance and Baptize Co...
Published: Thursday, June 23, 2016 12:54 pm MDT
The right to freely associate is, like many religious freedoms, under attack, declares Elder D. Todd Christofferson.
Published: Thursday, June 23, 2016 12:39 pm MDT
Elder Ronald A. Rasband's recent trip to South America included trips to cities in Ecuador severely impacted by earthquake.