Jake Frandsen

Jake Frandsen

Jake Frandsen is managing editor for LDS Living. He previously worked for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, where he led the team that edits and produces the Church’s curriculum products. He holds linguistics bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Brigham Young University.

January 20, 2022 02:06 PM MST
This new booklet was written with collaboration from respected Muslim leaders to help foster understanding and respect.
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January 19, 2022 11:22 AM MST
The Come Unto Christ Facebook page recently posted a series of images that might make you rethink your goals for this year.
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January 19, 2022 10:32 AM MST
At a BYU devotional, Elder Holland spoke about how one family's tragic experiences teach about forgiveness and restitution.
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January 13, 2022 05:00 PM MST
“These paintings interpret uncertainty: no sky or heavens, no progress, no front, no back, no future, no past. These are the feelings of the strangers.”
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January 11, 2022 06:22 PM MST
We can approach conversations about serving missions with both encouragement and understanding—even when someone decides not to serve.
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January 05, 2022 07:59 PM MST
Well-known Latter-day Saints will join current and former US presidents at the former senator’s funeral
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December 28, 2021 11:18 AM MST
If you’ve ever wondered whether you have what it takes to make it to the celestial kingdom, then Robert L. Millet has a message for you.
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December 21, 2021 07:38 PM MST
On the 216th anniversary of his birth, see the Prophet drawn as a comic book character, sculpted in a cookie, and captured in an antique “portrait.”
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December 15, 2021 10:49 AM MST
A new Tabernacle Choir music video features heavyweight talent that will be appreciated by Broadways buffs and 90s TV fans alike.
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December 03, 2021 04:06 PM MST
The event will be placed on pause for 2022 as the university examines options for the conference for 2023.
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December 02, 2021 10:35 AM MST
On her daytime talk show, the Emmy-nominated actress featured the Church’s Giving Machines and said she’d be paying them a visit soon.
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November 30, 2021 12:01 PM MST
For the first time, members worldwide are invited to watch a special Christmas concert produced by the Church’s Europe Area.
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November 24, 2021 01:41 PM MST
“I’m 96 years old—I’m too old!”
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November 23, 2021 03:00 PM MST
Presidents Bonnie H. Cordon and Camille N. Johnson each posted heartfelt thoughts to social media this week about the children in their lives.
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November 23, 2021 09:06 AM MST
The Christus is now in storage and away from public view. Find out the plans for the statue, where you can see the Church’s other replicas, and more interesting facts.
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November 18, 2021 04:36 PM MST
With so many unofficial opinions and practices on the topic, we take a look at what the Church has actually said about wearing temple garments.
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November 16, 2021 09:57 AM MST
Speaking of her friendship with Rev. Theresa Dear, Dew says, “Because she has been places in her life I have not been, she broadens my point of view and understanding, even on the most sensitive of subjects.”
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November 09, 2021 04:15 PM MST
Forced to keep their faith a secret—even from their own children—this Czech couple worked for decades to bring the Church to light in their country.
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November 04, 2021 04:46 PM MDT
One researcher has discovered that baby books are rich in history, but many parents see them as a source of stress. Here are some high- and low-tech solutions to help with the job.
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November 04, 2021 12:29 PM MDT
When a visiting Apostle volunteered to help 10-year-old Bonnie Cordon feed her family’s chickens, her nighttime chore suddenly seemed a lot less irksome.
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November 02, 2021 02:40 PM MDT
A rare genetic condition has never kept Michelle from doing what she wants. Still, no one expected how massive the results would be when she accepted the call to be a family history indexer.
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October 28, 2021 02:23 PM MDT
As he battled brain cancer in the hospital, videos of Tom Brady cheered him up more than anything. He dreamed of watching the NFL quarterback in person, but he never imagined he’d catch Brady’s attention from among the crowd.
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October 28, 2021 11:22 AM MDT
In Cairo, Egypt, the storied city on the banks of the Nile River, most of the ten million residents are Muslim. But there is a minority Christian population as well, and within that minority are two branches of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
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October 26, 2021 03:09 PM MDT
Latter-day Saints stand out in how they view and connect with their communities, according to a new report.
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