Joseph B. Wirthlin http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Joseph B. Wirthlin en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:00:01 MDT Mon, 28 Jul 2014 22:57:08 MDT Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Elder Edward Dube: 'Look Ahead and Believe' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587745/Elder-Edward-Dube-Look-Ahead-and-Believe.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587745/Elder-Edward-Dube-Look-Ahead-and-Believe.html While working in the fields as a boy with his mother, Elder Edward Dube of the Seventy explained Saturday morning in general... Sat, 05 Oct 2013 11:15:00 MDT President Monson's 50 years as an apostle: Care for the poor and needy http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587685/President-Monsons-50-years-as-an-apostle-Care-for-the-poor-and-needy.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587685/President-Monsons-50-years-as-an-apostle-Care-for-the-poor-and-needy.html A look at the ministry of President Thomas S. Monson, in celebration of his 50th anniversary of being called as a general... Sat, 05 Oct 2013 05:00:00 MDT Saints sing 'Happy Birthday' to President Monson in honor of his 86th birthday http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865585013/Saints-sing-Happy-Birthday-to-President-Monson-in-honor-of-his-86th-birthday.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865585013/Saints-sing-Happy-Birthday-to-President-Monson-in-honor-of-his-86th-birthday.html In honor of LDS Church President Thomas S. Monson's 86th birthday Aug. 21, Latter-day Saints in Connecticut sang "Happy... Wed, 21 Aug 2013 13:12:01 MDT Life of C.S. Lewis examined at BYU's Campus Education Week http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584971/Life-of-CS-Lewis-examined-at-BYUs-Campus-Education-Week.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584971/Life-of-CS-Lewis-examined-at-BYUs-Campus-Education-Week.html One of the most prolific Christian writers began as an atheist. BYU's Campus Education Week examined the life and conversion... Wed, 21 Aug 2013 09:57:52 MDT Shelby Scoffield: Learning to laugh http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577308/Learning-to-laugh.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577308/Learning-to-laugh.html After becoming severely ill as a college student, I was inspired by an LDS General Conference talk to "learn to laugh." Wed, 03 Apr 2013 05:00:00 MDT Book review: 'A Year of Powerful Prayer' offers daily direction for gaining answers to prayer http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575943/Book-review-A-Year-of-Powerful-Prayer-offers-daily-direction-for-gaining-answers-to-prayer.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575943/Book-review-A-Year-of-Powerful-Prayer-offers-daily-direction-for-gaining-answers-to-prayer.html Turn routine prayers into powerful daily communion and worship with "A Year of Powerful Prayer," a volume of quotes and... Sun, 17 Mar 2013 05:00:00 MDT A 'journey to higher ground' at Southern Virginia University conference http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865556916/A-journey-to-higher-ground-at-Southern-Virginia-University-conference.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865556916/A-journey-to-higher-ground-at-Southern-Virginia-University-conference.html In an effort to follow the words of Elder Joseph B. Wirthlin and “journey to higher ground,” hundreds of... Tue, 05 Jun 2012 05:00:00 MDT Southern Virginia University to host 16th annual Education Conference June 1-2 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865556349/Southern-Virginia-University-to-host-16th-annual-Education-Conference-June-1-2.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865556349/Southern-Virginia-University-to-host-16th-annual-Education-Conference-June-1-2.html The 16th annual Southern Virginia University Education Conference, with the theme, “Journey to Higher Ground,”... Thu, 24 May 2012 05:00:00 MDT A Utah football fan's almanac http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705399054/A-Utah-football-fans-almanac.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705399054/A-Utah-football-fans-almanac.html Author Patrick Sheltra has written a book with 100 things Utah football fans should know about the program, its tradition and... Thu, 09 Feb 2012 14:29:50 MST Mormon Parenting: Increasing our gratitude http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700200663/Increasing-our-gratitude.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700200663/Increasing-our-gratitude.html On this Thanksgiving weekend, we challenge you to make a conscious and deliberate discussion of gratitude a part of your... Thu, 24 Nov 2011 05:00:00 MST Mormon dating show wraps up 3rd season with a wedding giveaway http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705391750/Mormon-dating-show-wraps-up-3rd-season-with-a-wedding-giveaway.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705391750/Mormon-dating-show-wraps-up-3rd-season-with-a-wedding-giveaway.html "The Mormon Bachelorette," an LDS-centered online reality dating series, recently finished its third season with a... Mon, 03 Oct 2011 05:00:00 MDT Temples, welfare highlight Sunday conference topics http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705387311/Temples-welfare-highlight-Sunday-conference-topics.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705387311/Temples-welfare-highlight-Sunday-conference-topics.html Temple blessings and welfare principles highlighted Sunday's topics as The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints... Mon, 04 Apr 2011 10:30:00 MDT Friday Minute: Friday Minute: Integrity — the Duke and the crown prince http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705369341/Friday-Minute-Integrity-2-the-Duke-and-the-crown-prince.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705369341/Friday-Minute-Integrity-2-the-Duke-and-the-crown-prince.html Integrity transcends borders. For Gale and Sherie Brimhall, doing the right thing after their dog bit a neighbor won the... Fri, 25 Mar 2011 06:00:00 MDT A family with 17 special needs children serves the 'least of these' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705369056/A-family-with-17-special-needs-children-serves-the-least-of-these.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705369056/A-family-with-17-special-needs-children-serves-the-least-of-these.html After 11 years of marriage and several miscarriages, Chris and Sally have adopted 17 special needs children; two have passed... Sun, 20 Mar 2011 06:00:00 MDT A family with 17 special needs children serves the 'least of these' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705387240/A-family-with-17-special-needs-children-serves-the-least-of-these.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705387240/A-family-with-17-special-needs-children-serves-the-least-of-these.html After 11 years of marriage and several miscarriages, Chris and Sally have adopted 17 special needs children; two have passed... Sun, 20 Mar 2011 06:00:00 MDT Richard Bitner Wirthlin, LDS general authority and pollster for Ronald Reagan, dies at 80 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705387235/Richard-Bitner-Wirthlin-LDS-general-authority-and-pollster-for-Ronald-Reagan-dies-at-80.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705387235/Richard-Bitner-Wirthlin-LDS-general-authority-and-pollster-for-Ronald-Reagan-dies-at-80.html Richard Bitner Wirthlin, an LDS Church general authority who was Ronald Reagan's chief strategist and pollster, died... Thu, 17 Mar 2011 10:00:00 MDT Richard Bitner Wirthlin, LDS general authority and pollster for Ronald Reagan, dies at 80 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705368850/Richard-Bitner-Wirthlin-LDS-general-authority-and-pollster-for-Ronald-Reagan-dies-at-80.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705368850/Richard-Bitner-Wirthlin-LDS-general-authority-and-pollster-for-Ronald-Reagan-dies-at-80.html Wed, 16 Mar 2011 21:29:04 MDT Finding peace amid adversity, Part 2 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705386882/Finding-peace-amid-adversity-Part-2.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705386882/Finding-peace-amid-adversity-Part-2.html Last week I shared the insights of two friends in search of peace amid their trials: death of a child and poverty. This... Sun, 19 Dec 2010 06:00:00 MST Emily W. Jensen: Thanksgiving tips, tricks and testimonies of Apostles http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705386727/Thanksgiving-tips-tricks-and-testimonies-of-Apostles.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705386727/Thanksgiving-tips-tricks-and-testimonies-of-Apostles.html Join in the gratitude filling the Bloggernacle this week with recipes, crafts and \"I'm thankful for...\" lists. Plus a new... Tue, 23 Nov 2010 06:30:00 MST Emily W. Jensen: Today in the Bloggernacle: A new Mormon Messages video and the new.lds.org http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705362476/Today-in-the-Bloggernacle-A-new-Mormon-Messages-video-and-the-newldsorg.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705362476/Today-in-the-Bloggernacle-A-new-Mormon-Messages-video-and-the-newldsorg.html Learn how to live in Thanksgiving daily with this beautiful new Mormon Messages video. Plus find more awesome improvements to... Fri, 12 Nov 2010 07:00:00 MST The View from Here: Beth Palmer: Why the simple 'Sunday school' answers work http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705386464/Beth-Palmer-Why-the-simple-Sunday-school-answers-work.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705386464/Beth-Palmer-Why-the-simple-Sunday-school-answers-work.html ... Mon, 25 Oct 2010 10:45:00 MDT