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Why We Will Still Need a Government During the Millennium + What It Will Be Like

by Matthew B. Brown, excerpted from "Prophecies, Signs of the Times, Second Coming, Millennium | February 17, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Governmental Structure The delegation of power to rule in the earthly kingdom of Jesus Christ will be neces...


Utah Governor Conducts Tabernacle Choir for the First Time in Choir's History

by LDS Living Staff | Makes You Think Mormon Life

At the Pioneer Day Concert on July 15, Gov. Gary Herbert became the first governor of Utah to conduct the M...


Doctrine and Covenants and Church History Lesson 44: "Being Good Citizens"

by Ted L. Gibbons | Lesson Helps

Introduction “Unless we have faith in God and fear him and keep his commandments, we can hardly be worthy t...


Mitt Romney's Son Considering Running for Utah Governor, Mom Says "Go for It"

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

One of Mitt Romney's sons is considering running for Utah governor in the upcoming years.  Josh Romney...


Mitt Romney Shares Hopeful Message Even as He Announces He Will Not Be Trump's Secretary of State

by KSL | Mormon Life

After weeks of anticipation, meetings and even a private dinner, President-elect Donald Trump decided he wi...


The Mormon Woman Whose Signature Appeared on U.S. Currency

by LDS Living Staff | Famous Mormons

Even though the Church has a standard of  politically neutral as a whole, it doesn't mean that members...


10 Things You Never Knew About the U.S. Flag and the Church

by Sierra Sivertson & Kelsey Berteaux | Fun

Throughout the history of the Church, our leaders have praised America and what its flag represents. Read o...


Vice Pres. of Dominican Republic Teams Up with Church Leaders to Create Program Inspired by “For the Strength of Youth

by LDS Church News | Mormon Life

A new Dominican Republic program teaches youth how to live productive, safe, and happy lives, and it drew m...


The '12 Religious Freedom Grenades' Launched by the Supreme Court's Gay Marriage Ruling

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The lawyer Utah hired to defend its marriage law says the U.S. Supreme Court lobbed a dozen "religious free...


President Packer Honored on Floor of U.S. Senate

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, stood on the Senate floor Tuesday evening and delivered a tribute to President Boyd ...