Recent news: Both the Bloggernacle and Facebook are abuzz with all sorts of Mormon-related news, including the Pew Forum study and the announcement of the new church historian. The Juvenile Instructor provides a handy (and nicely comprehensive) summary and also includes notes about upcoming Mormon-related conferences at BYU and beyond. Check it out!
Mormon message: “The gift of the priesthood is priceless.” President Thomas S. Monson’s comforting counsel narrates the newest Mormon Messages video on the “Power of God.” We watch as a young man has a vision of sorts of his life serving in priesthood capacities as he sits to receive the Aaronic Priesthood as a 12-year-old. He home teaches, goes on a mission, gets married, blesses and baptizes his children, serves his neighbors, takes care of his wife, and then ruminates on his full life. Click in to view.
Following prophets: Did you know you can virtually follow the “Prophets and Apostles (as they) Teach Throughout the World” using this awesome interactive map courtesy of the “Prophets and Apostles Speak Today” section at lds.org? Click in to see where they have been traveling as of late!
Primary printable: Here is yet another darling Primary-themed “I am a Child of God Printable” that you can download, print and then place in your child’s room. So sweet!
Emily W. Jensen updates "Today in the Bloggernacle" on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, presenting the best from the world of LDS-oriented blog sites. Her extended "Bloggernacle Back Bench" appears on Tuesdays. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org