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Church Announces Missionaries Temporarily Transferred from Madagascar

by Mormon Newsroom | October 19, 2017 | From the Church

Due to an outbreak of plague, the Church has released a statement on the status of the missionaries serving...


How One Family Brought the Church to Thousands in Togo

by Deseret News | October 9, 2017 | Mormon Life

What an incredible story of persistence. It just goes to show how one person's life can impact so many othe...


9 Lessons Learned from Elder and Sister Renlund During the LDS Face to Face in Africa

by Utah Valley 360 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

In their recent face to face event with the youth of Africa, Elder and Sister Renlund shared very powerful ...


President Uchtdorf Shares Story of Ghanan Woman Who "Paid the Price to Gain Spiritual Light"

by LDS Living Staff | Makes You Think Mormon Life

No matter who we are, everyone is susceptible to the pains of adversity. Whether it's the death of a child ...


RM Planning to Build School of Music to Help Those in Sierra Leone

by Phillip Price | Mormon Life

Luke Despain believes that music has power—the kind of power with the “potential to change mood, to shift a...


How Adopting a Child of a Different Race Has Blessed My Family

by Sherilyn Olsen | Makes You Think Mormon Life

In bringing home our son, Elie (A’lee) from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) five years ago, my previ...


Church Announces Groundbreaking for a New Temple in Africa

by LDS Living | From the Church Mormon Life

Currently, there are three temples operating in Africa (Johannesburg South Africa, 1985; Accra Ghana, 2004;...


Ground Broken for First Central Africa Temple

by Mormon Newsroom | From the Church Mormon Life

Africa now has three temples in development, three more in operation. Learn more about the groundbreaking a...


Church Announces New Missions in Africa & Asia

by Mormon Newsroom | From the Church

This will bring the total number of missions up to 409! We love to see missionary work expanding. Follow th...


LDS Presidential Candidate of Mali Narrowly Escapes Raid by Islamic Extremists

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

MR says: Friday morning, November 20, gunmen attacked a hotel hosting diplomats  in Mali's capital, ki...