LDS Church plans to decrease missions; utilize tech savviness to locate religious-minded people
The LDS Church announced plans Friday to trim its number of missions, to replace the use of tablets in missions with smartphones and to increase the use of technology to help find people interested in religion.
ECU hands BYU 7th consecutive loss, 33-17
One of the many explanations for BYU’s historic futility this season was officially debunked Saturday night at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium. Before a crowd of 38,835, East Carolina defeated the Cougars, 33-17.
Changes to Relief Society visiting teaching messages: 'Do what she needs'
Beginning January 2018, changes to the monthly visiting teaching message will help sisters “minister” to each other in a more personal way.
Elizabeth Smart joins The 5 Browns' Deondra Brown to 'make noise' about sexual abuse
At BYU on Friday night, abduction survivor Elizabeth Smart and Deondra Brown, of the musical group The 5 Browns, shared their stories of sexual abuse in hopes that “together we can change the paradigm from ‘I’ve never told anyone’ to ‘people have powerful stories and we need to listen,'” according to a press release for the event.
Estate of couple killed in plane crash sues estate of other couple killed in crash
Relatives of a couple killed in a plane crash in Weber County in July are suing the relatives of the other couple killed in the same crash, according to court documents.
2 BYU players face alcohol-related charges
BYU linebacker Francis Bernard was arrested early Saturday morning on suspicion of driving under the influence and driving without a valid license, according to the Utah County Sheriff's Office.
BYU at East Carolina football: How to watch, stream and attend the game
BYU-East Carolina game day rail
Twitter reactions: BYU fans despair after falling to East Carolina, 1-7
BYU fans despaired on social media after BYU fell 33-17 to East Carolina on Saturday and was eliminated from bowl consideration. Here's what BYU fans had to say on Twitter on Saturday:
Trash-talking, shot-making Joe Ingles leads Jazz to big win over Thunder
While it would be a stretch to give Joe Ingles’ crafty gamesmanship all the credit for the Utah Jazz’s 96-87 win over Oklahoma City at Vivint Arena, there were some parallels between his trash-talking display and the final outcome.
Mormons lend meetinghouse to Jewish congregation for one year
After meeting for a year in an LDS stake center, the Shir-Ha-Ma’alot (SHM) Jewish congregation, heard a Shabbat service sermon by Rabbi Richard Steinberg titled “What We Have Learned from Our Friends.”