MR says: Nearly 13 years after Elizabeth Smart was kidnapped at age 14 and held captive for nine months, she has been living outside the spotlight, even having a child without one picture or headline until her father revealed the birth to the East Idaho News.
MR says: Elder Perry <a href="http://ldsliving.com/story/79057-elder-l-tom-perry-dies-at-age-92-here-are-3-things-well-never-forget-about-him" target="blank">passed away on May 30th</a>. This video from Mormon Newsroom pays tribute to his life and service.
MR says: David Archuleta's song 'Glorious' was featured in the Church's documentary 'Meet the Mormons.' <a href="http://deseretbook.com/p/meet-mormons-excel-entertainment-95142?s_cid=bl150528&utm_source=ldsliving&utm_medium=blog&utm_campaign=ldsliving&utm_content=bl150528-79032" target="blank">Get you copy her</a>.
MR says: You can download this and other classic song covers by Jenny Oaks Baker in her new album, <a href="http://deseretbook.com/p/classic-rock-album-jenny-oaks-baker-91631?s_cid=bl150527&utm_source=ldsliving&utm_medium=blog&utm_campaign=ldsliving&utm_content=bl150527-79028" target="blank">Classic: The Rock Album</a>.
MR says: #Embark is <a href="http://ldsliving.com/story/77743" target="blank">the 2015 mutual theme</a> for LDS youth worldwide. How will you embark in the service of God?
MR says: These adorable clips come from <a href="http://deseretbook.com/p/mouths-babes-t-c-christensen-72208?s_cid=bl150520&utm_source=ldsliving&utm_medium=blog&utm_campaign=ldsliving&utm_content=bl150520-78963" target="blank">The Mouths of Babes</a> DVD.
MR says: The Davies bring new meaning to the phrase “one big, happy family.” The Church recently announced changes to its adoption policies and a partnership with Adoption.com . Learn how you can prepare for a temple sealing after an adoption...
MR says: Check out the 145th temple, <a href="http://ldsliving.com/story/78935-president-uchtdorf-dedicates-145th-temple" target="blank">dedicated by President Uchtdorf</a>.
MR says: It's a little hard to understand what they're saying, so make sure you follow along with the lyrics (below).
MR says: Such a fun new original song, and it's all for a great cause! Find out how you can donate to the underprivileged at the end of the video.
MR says: This mock promo is pretty clever and fun. You can still <a href="http://ldsliving.com/story/78887-see-mitt-romney-and-evander-holyfield-weigh-in-for-charity-boxing-bout-this-week" target="blank">get tickets to the weigh-in</a> tonight.
MR says: “What if your neighbor asked you to take 20 minutes one night to help him? Would you do it? Most decent people would. But what if he asked you every night following, with no end in sight? Would you be willing to do it? … When would serving your neighbor feel more like servitude?”
MR says: Have you ever wondered how the ThePianoGuys move the grand pianos on top of mountains, Great Wall of China, trains and other crazy locations? Meet The Piano Guys Behind ThePianoGuys
MR says: Get past the <a href="http://ldsliving.com/story/77363-psychologist-explains-the-rm-awkwardness-phase" target="blank">RM awkward phase</a> with this advice from 10 RMs.
MR says: Know a sister considering serving a mission? Show them this great video of female RMs explaining how they decided to serve.
MR says: From The Piano Guys: <br/>"We were inspired by this song because it was originally written as a tribute to Chris' fiance who suffered a brain injury as the result of a car accident. Chris wouldn't abandon her when she needed him most -- the lyrics are beautiful, filled with poetic promises." <p>See The Piano Guys on the cover of the <a href="http://deseretbook.com/p/lds-living-magazine-may-june-2015?s_cid=bl150509&utm_source=ldsliving&utm_medium=blog&utm_campaign=ldsliving&utm_content=bl150509-78868" target="blank">May/June issue of LDS Living magazine</a>. </p>
MR says: The Trujillo Peru Temple open house <a href="http://ldsliving.com/story/77837" target="blank">starts this weekend</a>.
MR says: Ashley Sargeant's mission is to create a network of support for both early-returning missionaries and those struggling to overcome mental health challenges. For more, visit <a href="http://dontstopsargeant.com/" target="blank">dontstopsargeant.com</a>.
MR says: The latest Lindsey Stirling video features two fun additions: Josh Groban and The Muppets!
MR says: Youth around the world will be able to ask questions to Elder David A. Bednar of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and his wife, Susan, in a live social media forum on Tuesday, May 12, 2015, beginning at 6:00 p.m. MDT. <a href="http://ldsliving.com/story/78385" target="blank">Get more info here.</a>
MR says: The Taylor brothers have always been close, but enduring war, post-traumatic stress, and heroin addiction together brought them closer to each other and closer to Jesus Christ than they ever imagined possible.
MR says: For the National Day of Prayer, the Washington Post had leaders from different faith demonstrate how they pray--including Latter-day Saints.
MR says: LDS mom Holly Anderson shares <a href="http://ldsliving.com/story/78447-hilarious-photos-of-what-motherhood-is-really-like" target="blank">the joys and pains of motherhood</a> in this fun song parody just in time for Mother's Day.
MR says: Another touching rendition of Marta Keen Thompson's <a href="http://ldsliving.com/story/73650" target="blank">Homeward Bound</a>.
MR says: In the 1990s, Church members in Manaus, Brazil, were 4,000 kilometers from the nearest temple, which was in São Paulo. The rain forest, half the length of the Amazon, and most of the Brazilian coast lay in between. For more on this event and others like it, visit...
MR says: Warning: Some may find the images and stories in this video disturbing.
MR says: <a href="http://ldsmediatalk.com/2015/04/30/video-i-am-not-a-son/" target="blank">LDS Media Talk</a> reports: "Sister Stone finished a batch of indexing and was ready to hit the submit button, when she clearly heard the voice of a young girl say, 'I am not a son.'"
MR says: The Church just celebrated 100 years of Family Home Evening. Get an inside look into this Latter-day Saint tradition.
MR says: This is the first temple in Wyoming. Construction is expected to take two years to complete.
Get more info about the open house <a href="http://ldsliving.com/story/78617-payson-utah-temple-open-house-reservations-now-available" target="blank">here</a>.