Family

May 15, 2024 07:26 AM MDT
Our relationship with Christ can transform our capacity to listen. Learning to listen well can deepen our spiritual rootedness with God and our loved ones.
9 Min Read
May 09, 2024 10:20 AM MDT
A family once trapped by darkness was lovingly shown a way to invite light.
11 Min Read
May 08, 2024 10:57 AM MDT
My grandparents were initially nervous about my decision, but how they kept nourishing our relationship inspires me.
2 Min Read
May 08, 2024 08:46 AM MDT
“We develop ourselves and others when we take unorganized matter [or brick] into our hands and mold it into something of beauty.”
4 Min Read
May 08, 2024 08:42 AM MDT
“In one way or another, divorce touches most families in the church,” said President Oaks, and isn’t that the hard truth?
5 Min Read
April 22, 2024 09:24 AM MDT
I’ve learned that whatever our trials, Christ is there in all of them.
6 Min Read
April 11, 2024 09:30 AM MDT
How do I partner with the Lord in supporting and loving my LGBTQ child? A mother answers this and other poignant questions from a faith-filled perspective.
16 Min Read
April 08, 2024 04:21 PM MDT
For these twins, the idea of being apart for two years came with some anxiety. But they soon realized their missions would be closer than they thought.
8 Min Read
February 21, 2024 10:41 AM MST
The Apostle also answered the question, “What is the greatest thing you can do for your children?”
2 Min Read
February 02, 2024 09:08 AM MST
Margarett lived in the Salt Lake Valley in the late 1800s. Her story is a powerful reminder that no heart, and no life, is too broken for Christ to heal.
7 Min Read
January 11, 2024 02:21 PM MST
I deeply wanted my missionaries to give me a priesthood blessing the night before boot camp.
2 Min Read
January 11, 2024 02:06 PM MST
There are many ways we can learn about God throughout our lives, two of which are through the scriptures and our family.
2 Min Read
December 21, 2023 12:13 PM MST
President Jeffrey R. Holland recently shared a beautiful thought about honoring mothers.
1 Min Read
December 18, 2023 10:29 AM MST
As Hope’s father read her a bedtime story, he felt inspired to ask her a beautiful question.
1 Min Read
November 27, 2023 11:11 AM MST
Meaningful family traditions, like making tamales, can add light and love to your holiday celebrations in unexpected ways.
8 Min Read
November 17, 2023 12:45 PM MST
Brandon Mull, critically acclaimed author of the “Fablehaven” series, recently teamed up with his sister-in-law Cherie Mull, a professional baker, to create a fantastical cookbook that brings food from the “Fablehaven” series to life.
2 Min Read
November 06, 2023 03:33 PM MST
American Idol winner Iam Tongi’s musical talent is truly impressive, but it is the person he’s become through his challenges who equally deserves the spotlight.
12 Min Read
November 02, 2023 03:53 PM MDT
Young adults and a YSA stake president weigh in to help you have more positive, joyful interactions with your young adults this holiday season.
12 Min Read
October 26, 2023 06:00 AM MDT
Gratitude can help us feel more peaceful, grow closer as a family, and hold onto a celestial perspective.
8 Min Read
October 13, 2023 01:25 PM MDT
“Family has meant everything to me. My greatest joys and, yes, deepest worries and sorrows, have come from my family.”
2 Min Read
Fun
September 28, 2023 07:07 AM MDT
Bake things up a notch this general conference weekend with one of five different tantalizing cinnamon roll spin-offs!
1 Min Read
September 27, 2023 07:00 AM MDT
81-year-old Fran Anderson isn’t one to back down from a challenge.
7 Min Read
September 13, 2023 01:38 PM MDT
While the structure of a new school year can bring order, it can also bring a different kind of busyness that can make family and personal scripture study a bigger challenge. Here’s how to overcome it.
6 Min Read
August 29, 2023 10:00 AM MDT
“Because housework is an essential means of serving others, I believe He will help us to do it.”
7 Min Read
August 24, 2023 07:00 AM MDT
Sister Aburto’s sincere reply was, ‘Your love for your boys is a beautiful motive for you to come. I am grateful to have you among us.’
8 Min Read
August 14, 2023 07:30 AM MDT
In a new video from Church News, President Ballard, Elder Holland and Elder Cook reflect on the history and impact of ‘Preach My Gospel’ and how families can use it.
1 Min Read
August 03, 2023 11:17 AM MDT
Elders Tanner, Brandon, and Cole Ashworth all landed within twenty minutes of each other, flying home from the Arizona Tucson Mission, the Michigan Detroit Mission, and the Oregon Portland Mission.
3 Min Read
July 21, 2023 07:00 AM MDT
There’s something particularly perfect about a post-church nap. But what are you up to after your Sunday snooze?
2 Min Read
July 17, 2023 07:30 AM MDT
Running out of ways to entertain your kids? Need an inside activity so they can beat the heat? These games and activities are the perfect screen-free entertainment to keep your kids busy all season long.
1 Min Read
Fun
July 10, 2023 10:00 AM MDT
What can make family time more fun than a game? Here’s a list of games the entire family can enjoy that will make you laugh, think, and feel more connected.
1 Min Read
July 03, 2023 06:02 PM MDT
While flipping through his fiancée’s baby album, Tyler West recognized a familiar face in one of the photographs: his mother holding new-born Kelsey Poll after helping with her delivery.
1 Min Read
June 16, 2023 07:38 AM MDT
In a time when it’s impossible prevent children from ever seeing pornography, parents should instead work to build pornography resistance in their children.
12 Min Read
June 01, 2023 12:12 PM MDT
Eduardo Maradiaga didn’t know it then, but the photo he took of the Saratoga Springs Utah Temple was about to go on a journey that would give him and his family hope as they started new lives in the US.
11 Min Read
May 22, 2023 12:48 PM MDT
Iam Tongi is now the youngest male winner of ‘American Idol,’ and his new single has already hit number one on iTunes.
2 Min Read
May 15, 2023 07:00 AM MDT
Marguerite Gong Hancock is a techno-optimist in Silicon Valley whose family roots, faith, and passion for humanity inspire her to bring an abundant life to civilizations worldwide.
16 Min Read
May 12, 2023 08:00 AM MDT
Marcia heard her grandmother constantly pray for her children, grandchildren, neighbors, and friends—and that example changed her life.
9 Min Read
May 10, 2023 01:48 PM MDT
Grandpa Beck’s Games have brought families and friends together with games like Cover Your Assets, Skull King, and Gnoming A Round. Here’s how perseverance, trial and error, and a whole lot of faith have helped them rise to success.
15 Min Read
May 10, 2023 11:46 AM MDT
Read these fun facts about the Becks and their successful card game company.
1 Min Read
March 14, 2023 07:00 AM MDT
As she tried to cope with the loss of her sister, Christy Denney found the connection to family she was craving in an unusual place—a cherry cheese pie.
7 Min Read
Fun
December 15, 2022 07:00 AM MST
As the holidays approach, check out this fun list of games and puzzles that are perfect for bringing your family together.
1 Min Read
December 12, 2022 07:00 AM MST
Would you let your elementary school–age children pick your next family car? President M. Russell Ballard shares a delightful story about the importance of family councils.
5 Min Read
By  Jon Rines
September 28, 2022 07:00 AM MDT
“I have often felt that Latter-day Saints are the best-kept secret—your community not only provides quality friendships but can be counted on when times get tough.”
5 Min Read
September 06, 2022 08:00 AM MDT
Adassa chose to step away from her dream of singing with Disney to pursue her dream of motherhood and a family centered on Christ. And yet God never forgot her childhood wish upon a star.
16 Min Read
August 29, 2022 01:00 PM MDT
“How do you teach the concept of consent to your children? That ‘no’ means ‘no,’ that our bodies are sacred and private, and that a child’s comfort and discomfort are important?”
1 Min Read
July 20, 2022 07:00 AM MDT
Melodi Melecio is a big believer that her life is an expression of gratitude for the choices made by her progenitors.
6 Min Read
Fun
July 14, 2022 08:00 AM MDT
Still recovering from the Fourth of July and haven’t figured out your Pioneer Day plans yet? These fun activities and food ideas will have you celebrating in pioneer style in no time.
6 Min Read
June 22, 2022 12:45 PM MDT
The year 2023 will include a couple of firsts related to the Churchwide curriculum.
1 Min Read
June 09, 2022 10:23 AM MDT
This video of a family’s explosive cheering during Yale Law’s graduation ceremony might just make you cry.
10 Min Read
Fun
June 06, 2022 02:02 PM MDT
Whether you're looking for quality literature to share with your kids or to listen to yourself, here are a handful of great options perfect for all your summer road trips.
1 Min Read
May 27, 2022 03:56 PM MDT
When Carine Clark was diagnosed with cancer, she grew worried about getting lost after passing to the other side. Her solution to those fears? Family history and temple work.
4 Min Read
May 26, 2022 09:54 AM MDT
Many people visit cemeteries on Memorial Day, but what other meaningful memories can your family make together?
1 Min Read