Their track record of hard-work, service and cheerful well-being is what makes this family stand out.
LDS Church's social media Easter message earned 329 million 'ad-impression views,' thanks in part to strategic YouTube location. The video's reach was greater in Central and South American, rather... Read more »
Jackson Payne recently returned from his two-year mission in South Korea for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and rejoined the national Canadian gymnastics team. Read more »
The rate at which we take offense, demand happiness, allow envy to rule our actions and turn the cameras on ourselves is all evidence that we are looking at the world not through a wide-angle lens,... Read more »
"Freetown" follows the faith-filled and courageous story of six missionaries in war-torn Liberia who flee to Freetown, Sierra Leone, to continue their proselyting. Read more »
A somewhat mysterious ancient document, almost certainly unavailable to Joseph Smith or any of his contemporaries, shows numerous interesting parallels to 1 Nephi in the Book of Mormon. Read more »
A young man from California and two young women from Japan each spent three days striving to do as much service as they could. Read more »
Historians have noted that the first place Brigham Young lived as a married man was in this home located at Haydenville, Cayuga County, New York. Read more »
"Missionary Questions for the Soul" is sure to answer questions every missionary — and member alike — has. Author David A. Christensen applies his vast experience and knowledge as he... Read more »
To sustain my prophet, I will do something to show my support. I will defend him. I will share his words. I will do what I have been counseled to do during this conference and others. I will commit... Read more »
One of the most popular ways social media users are sharing messages from the 185th Annual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is through image quotes. At the... Read more »
Easter Sunday 'changed everything,' can dispel fear and resolve failings, LDS leaders say during general conference
The gift of Easter morning is evidence of God's deep love for everyone and can provide hope for each person to courageously face real struggles and uncertainty, LDS Church leaders said Saturday and... Read more »
BYU scholar examines first episode of 'A.D.': character portrayal, historical issues and discussion questions
Produced by Mark Burnett and Roma Downey, "A.D.: The Bible Continues" is 12-part series on NBC that serves as a sequel to "The Bible" on the History Channel and the feature film "Son of God." Read more »
In Saturday's three sessions of the LDS Church's General Conference, multiple speakers acknowledged the fears, challenges, trials and temptations confronting contemporary young Latter-day Saints in... Read more »
The First Presidency of the LDS Church, now with a membership of more than 15.3 million, announced numerous changes in leadership during the Saturday afternoon session of the faith's 185th Annual... Read more »
Schedules and other facts for the 185th Annual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, which will be held in the Conference Center in Salt Lake City this weekend. Read more »
The latest holiday video from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints continues the initiative to celebrate the life of the Savior with the world and allow church members to share their... Read more »
The life, death and Resurrection of Jesus Christ is the subject of artist J. Kirk Richards’ “This Is Jesus.” Read more »
Learning is becoming more like God. Those who seek true learning, to be more like God, fulfill his purposes as set forth in Moses 1:39: “For behold, this is my work and my glory — to... Read more »
What started as a single-room log cabin has now become the largest private university in Idaho and home to 40 major buildings. Read more »
Joseph Smith Jr. had five brothers who lived to adulthood. Each made a contribution to the work, and each had a unique relationship with their prophet-brother. What was each one like? Read more »
Autumn represents new beginnings, new learning, restoration and religious renewal. Read more »
The LDS Church will focus on finishing 28 temples now under construction or previously announced, President Thomas S. Monson said Saturday. While he didn't announce any new temples, he said the... Read more »
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Heather Choate was diagnosed with breast cancer when she was 10 weeks pregnant with her sixth child. Read more »
Much-anticipated for two years by local Mormons, the groundbreaking ceremony for the Cedar City Utah Temple is scheduled for Aug . 8. Read more »
Two sister missionaries are recovering after men broke into their apartment at about 6 a.m. Thursday morning and assaulted and robbed them, a church spokesman said Friday. Police have arrested two... Read more »
With Ebola disappearing from Liberia and a sharp drop of cases in Sierra Leone, the LDS Church is preparing to send missionaries back to those countries. The church removed them last August at the... Read more »
Their track record of hard-work, service and cheerful well-being is what makes this family stand out. Read more »
It’s taken more than a decade of leaps of faith, frugal living, earnest prayer and hard work, but things are working out for artist J. Kirk Richards. Read more »
Frank Phillips was a founding member of one of the United States military’s closest, most elite families: the Navy’s SEAL Team Six. During his 16 years as a SEAL, Phillips lived hard... Read more »
When I realized the simple fact that God can — and will — give us more than we can possibly bear, it got easier. Read more »
On April 11, the Cougarettes were named the National Hip-Hop Champions at the NCA & NDA Collegiate Cheer and Dance Championship in Daytona Beach, Florida. Coach Jodi Maxfield believes her dancers'... Read more »
Alan Smith, a volunteer at the Jordan River Utah Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, won a competition in 2006 that he called his “$50,000 Miracle.” Read more »
Asael Smith was the father of Joseph Smith Sr. He was taught the gospel by Joseph Sr. and grandson Don Carlos Smith. Read more »
The notion of "ascending" to Jerusalem reflects not only the city's location on a mountain ridge but also its status as the once and future site of a temple of the Lord. Read more »
All those Sundays of best dress, stress and doing my best are oh so worth it. Read more »
As I stood at the start line of a recent race, my body felt tired and achy after a battle with the flu. I worried I would not reach my goal but remembered a promise in Section 89 of the Doctrine... Read more »
In response to rioting and violence that has shaken downtown Baltimore this week, six LDS missionaries serving in the area have been temporarily reassigned to nearby suburbs. Read more »
A seventh LDS temple will be dedicated or rededicated in 2015, the church's First Presidency announced on Friday. The Montreal Quebec Temple renovation is nearing completion, and an open house will... Read more »
Talia is 12 days into her marriage and consciously subduing her spy tendencies. She still struggles, as she makes breakfast in bed for her new husband, to compartmentalize her dangerous job and... Read more »
FamilySearch recently announced the publication of the 200,000th digitized historical book online at books.familysearch.org. The books are from a variety of libraries and organizations in the U.S.... Read more »
A game of rock-paper-scissors led to a heartwarming display of generosity not once but twice during a recent gathering of students, staff and faculty of LDS Business College. Read more »
Book review: Whitney finalist 'An Ocean atween Us' shares historical story of Atlantic crossing, coal mining
William Glover the Fourth is a teenager in a Scottish coal-mining town in the 1820s who has his eye on Lucie and plans to marry her in the historical novel “An Ocean atween Us,” the... Read more »
For members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, organizing and creating are often one and the same. We cut and paste, trim and sort. We love to gather, arrange and display. We... Read more »
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