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Church Once Again Calling Missionaries to Serve in Liberia

by LDS Living | From the Church News from Utah

In a new  statement , Church spokesman Eric Hawkins affirmed that missionaries will again be called to...


Missionaries to Return to Liberia, Sierra Leone This Summer

by Deseret News | From the Church News from Utah

The LDS Church is making plans to send missionaries back to Liberia this summer as the World Health Organiz...


Are You Exhausted By Faith?

by Seth Adam Smith Blog | Makes You Think Mormon Life

“Does faith have to be this exhausting?” Those words echoed through my ears as I watched FREETOWN, a new mo...


6 Things About 'Freetown' That Will Change How You Watch the Movie

by LDS Living | News from Utah Makes You Think

Freetown  is the next missionary thriller from the makers of the Saratov Approach . The story depicts ...


LDS Climber Relies on Faith to Conquer 248 Mountains

by Deseret News | News from Utah

For most people, “Climb Every Mountain” is a popular song from the classic musical "Sound of Music." But fo...


Church Continues to Monitor and Respond to Ebola Situation

by Mormon Newsroom | From the Church News from Utah

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints shares in the growing concern across the world about the Eb...


Sierra Leone Members Grateful for Humanitarian Help During Ebola Crisis

by LDS Church News | From the Church News from Utah

The Church through its humanitarian arm, LDS Charities, sent food and other emergency supplies to more than...


LDS Week in Review: 5 Must-Read Stories (Aug 2-8)

by LDS Living Staff | News from Utah

JK Rowling Sends "Letter from Dumbledore" to LDS Texas Shooting Survivor Mormon Cassidy Stay has received c...


Church Evacuates Missionaries in Africa After Ebola Outbreak and Member Deaths

by Deseret News | News from Utah

The LDS Church is transferring all of its 274 missionaries out of Sierra Leone and Liberia, where the deadl...


How an 11-Year-Old LDS Girl Became a Football Sensation

by SIERRA SIVERTSON | News from Utah

Sam “Sweet Feet” Gordon wasn’t an overnight sensation—her rise to fame was much faster than that. “She post...