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2000s: The First Decade — Mormon Church influence soars

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

When LDS President David O. McKay died in 1970, Time magazine mentioned him, calling him a cowboy who read ...

Old Testament flavor is unique

by LDS Church News | Lesson Helps

The most important lesson Latter-day Saints should draw from this year's study of the Old Testament in gosp...


Elder Rasband: Virtue provides a proven course to escape from evil

by LDS Church News | Official Church Info

The story of Joseph who was sold into Egypt by his brothers is an Old Testament favorite. In this day of mo...

The Best and The Worst

by Millennial Star | Best of LDS Blogs

Each week our family has family meetings, or family councils. We use this time to check up on the family; o...


Refugees find help and (some) a new congregation from the Church

by Salt Lake Tribune | What They're Saying About "Us"

They arrived without coats or gloves, stepping off the airplane in only flip-flops as snow tumbled from the...

YW Lesson 2-1: "Drawing Closer to Jesus Christ"

by Beginnings New | Lesson Helps

It's lovely to start the new year with such a foundational, well-written lesson. Amen. This could be one pl...


Phoenix Temple foes claim enough signatures to overturn building approval

by Arizona Republic | What They're Saying About "Us"

Aaron Gibbs took more than normal to Hedgpeth Hills last month when he walked a hiking trail at a north Pho...


On the eve of the Rose Bowl, a profile of 2 starting LDS players

by The Portland Tribune | Saints & Sports

Twelve days before the Rose Bowl, the Oregon Ducks got out of practice almost a half-hour early. It was a S...

Relief Society Lessons: Preparing for the New Lesson Manuals

by The Exponent | Lesson Helps

So…those new lessons in the Gospel Principles lesson manual. Short and sweet, right? :) We’ve had a few ema...

Ready or not, here come the Sunbeams

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The last Sunday for our soon-to-be Sunbeams didn't go so well in nursery. I realized I hadn't chosen my wor...