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The Powerful Testimonies Each Apostle Bore This General Conference

by Lindsey Miller | October 11, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

This general conference was incredible. We heard so many inspired messages and each talk was a reminder tha...


The Prophet and Apostles Share What It Was Like to Be Called as an Apostle

by Danielle B. Wagner | October 4, 2018 | Mormon Life

"Saturday of April conference of 1984 has been circled on our calendar for many years, for that date was ta...


Church Announces 27 Stake Presidents, 3 New Stakes

by LDS Church News | August 6, 2018 | From the Church Mormon Life

From the Democratic Republic of the Congo to Idaho Falls, Idaho, the First Presidency has called 27 new sta...


Church Announces New Resources for At-Home Study of Sunday School, Primary Curriculums

by Church News | July 6, 2018 | Mormon Life

On Friday, the First Presidency announced a series of resources to help members study the scriptures at hom...


First Presidency Calls New Mission Presidents to Pennsylvania, California

by | June 25, 2018 | From the Church Mormon Life

The First Presidency has called two new mission presidents and their wives to serve in missions in Pennsylv...


What You Didn't Know About the Fathers Who Raised the First Presidency

by LDS Church News | June 18, 2018 | Mormon Life

“Thanks to the gospel of Jesus Christ, I know I will see my father again. Families are forever,” President ...


Powerful Stories of Military Service from the First Presidency

by Danielle B. Wagner | May 28, 2018 | Mormon Life

Many of our prophets and apostles have served in their respective country's military, including each member...


Church Releases Statement Following Meeting with NAACP Leaders, NAACP Chairman Calls Meeting "God-Assisted"

by Danielle B. Wagner | May 17, 2018 | Mormon Life

On Thursday, the First Presidency and leaders of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored Pe...


First Presidency Calls 8 New Mission Presidents to Thailand, Jamaica + More

by Deseret News | From the Church Mormon Life

From Japan to Jamaica to and Argentina to Thailand, the First Presidency has called the following mission p...


First Presidency Calls 8 New Temple Presidents to Serve in Utah, Australia + More

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

From Utah to Brazil and Australia to Canada, the following eight temple presidents and their wives have bee...