Carly M. Springer

June 17, 2019 09:00 AM MDT
The following article previously ran on LDS Living in August 2014.
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May 04, 2019 09:00 AM MDT
Are you in charge of planning your ward's Mutual activities this summer? Don't fret! We've found some great, easy activities for all your summertime Mutual needs.
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September 15, 2018 02:00 PM MDT
Sometimes it's easy for lifelong members to forget not everyone grew up a Latter-day Saint. All it takes is a new member, investigator, or non-member friend to remind us that sometimes, we're speaking a different language.
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April 16, 2018 07:00 PM MDT
When it rains in Paraguay, it pours. Sheets of rain turn the dirt roads of small rural towns into rivers of mud, driving everyone indoors and stopping transportation.
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August 22, 2017 08:44 AM MDT
So you're sitting in Relief Society, excited for the lesson, when announcements are made and someone stands up with a clipboard in hand. "We need people to sign up to feed the missionaries this month," she says.
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August 18, 2017 01:00 PM MDT
Here are some gospel lessons we can learn from the movie Finding Nemo—a classic the whole family can enjoy!
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August 11, 2017 01:00 PM MDT
"Honesty is more than not lying. It is truth telling, truth speaking, truth living, and truth loving [. . .] Honesty is a moral compass to guide us in our lives [. . .] Honesty is a principle, and we have our moral agency to determine how we will apply this principle. We have the agency to make choices, but ultimately we will be accountable for each choice we make. We may deceive others, but there is One we will never deceive."
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August 04, 2017 09:00 AM MDT
"Repentance is a divine gift, and there should be a smile on our faces when we speak of it. It points us to freedom, confidence, and peace."
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July 28, 2017 01:00 PM MDT
"God is fully aware that you and I are not perfect.
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September 30, 2016 04:00 PM MDT
Brush up on your knowledge of this amazing building where we gather to listen to modern-day prophets.
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September 11, 2014 08:00 AM MDT
Elder M. Russell Ballard taught, “[G]reat things are brought about and burdens are lightened through the efforts of many hands 'anxiously engaged in a good cause' (D&C 58:27). Imagine what the millions of Latter-day Saints could accomplish in the world if we functioned like a beehive in our focused, concentrated commitment to the teachings of the Lord Jesus Christ.”
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September 09, 2014 08:18 AM MDT
January is summertime at the South Pole, which means that the sun never sets and the air is 30 degrees Fahrenheit (or about 0 degrees Celsius) at the most. The wind howls incessantly, providing the only natural sounds in the Antarctic interior. There are no animals, plants, or smells—just white snow and ice and the occasional grey patch of earth under a blue sky.
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September 09, 2014 08:17 AM MDT
1. Elder Nelson finished medical school in three years, becoming an M.D. at 22 years old and graduating with highest honors. As an intern at the University of Minnesota, he and his team developed the first machine that performed the functions of a patient's heart and lungs during open-heart surgery.
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September 08, 2014 08:21 AM MDT
1. Elder Cook is the great-great-grandson of apostle Heber C. Kimball, and great-grandson of David Patten Kimball, who helped carry members of the Martin Handcart Company across the Sweetwater River.
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September 01, 2014 08:00 AM MDT
You put filters on your computer, you monitor your child's messages, but sometimes even careful precautions have loopholes.
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August 25, 2014 04:53 AM MDT
This lesson help is based on the book Girls Who Choose God by McArthur Krishna and Bethany Brady Spalding, illustrated by Kathleen Peterson.
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August 23, 2014 08:00 AM MDT
1. He grew up on Long Island, New York, 20 miles away from the nearest LDS chapel. His father once took him to the Sacred Grove where they prayed and made personal commitments to the Lord. Later, his father painted him a picture of the Sacred Grove, which Elder Hales still has hanging in his office.
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August 20, 2014 08:42 AM MDT
Facebook.com/thestuartedge Stuart Edge started out as a port-a-potty cleaner with only 9 subscribers on his budding YouTube channel. Then he posted the video of a Mistletoe Kissing Prank he pulled on BYU campus.
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August 18, 2014 09:40 AM MDT
Every Monday, we're excited for FHE, but a lot of hard work goes into it! Here are 10 emotional stages parents often go through as they get ready for this night of family learning and fun.
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August 12, 2014 08:24 AM MDT
Photo from LDS.org President Oaks’s mother, Stella Harris Oaks, was a big fan of the work of Cyrus Dallin, a Utah artist. She was present at the unveiling of The Pioneer Mother, a monument in Springville, Utah made by Dallin. This unveiling was only three weeks before Elder Oaks was born, and Stella afterward decided to name her son "Dallin" after the artist.
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August 09, 2014 08:47 AM MDT
Photo from LDS.org He says, "I milked a lot of cows and moved a lot of irrigation pipe. I can remember that on Christmas morning before we opened our presents, we had cows to milk."
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August 05, 2014 09:00 AM MDT
LDS.org 1. At age 92, he is currently the oldest living apostle.
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July 28, 2014 07:58 AM MDT
Song: "Behold! A Royal Army" Hymns #251
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July 21, 2014 08:00 AM MDT
LDS.orgThis lesson help is based on the book, Pioneer Children Sang As They Walked by Jessica Warner.
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