David F. Evans

LDS missionary numbers to peak at 88,000; more to use and pay for digital devices

The executive director of the LDS Missionary Department says the number of missionaries will reach 88,000 before the surge begins to decline. He also said missions are... Read more »

July 3, 2014


Missionary work is broader today than in the past

Elder David F. Evans told new mission leaders "that missionary work today includes the entire missionary purpose, and is much broader ... than what you may recall as a... Read more »

June 24, 2014


LDS Church releases YouTube video as part of Easter initiative

The video is part of an LDS Church initiative that aims to help people learn more about Jesus Christ during the time between Palm Sunday, April 13, and Easter, April 20. Read more »

April 13, 2014


'Because of Him' Easter Initiative

Beginning Sunday April 13, 2014, and running through Sunday April 20, 2014, the Church is launching an Easter initiative called “Because of Him,” focusing... Read more »

April 5, 2014


Sister LDS missionaries will have key role in new Mission Leadership Council

The LDS Church is adjusting the way its missions are organized to better utilize the skills and abilities of all missionaries in training and leadership, including a... Read more »

April 5, 2013


LDS Church opening new MTC facilities in Provo

With new missionaries reporting for training at a rate of 1,400 per week since Jan. 1, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has acquired additional... Read more »

March 27, 2013


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