Young Women

January 24, 2023 10:30 AM MST
Much of this Sunday's broadcast has already been recorded. Here’s why the youth who participated already loved it:
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December 19, 2022 01:21 PM MST
These Christmas Mormonads vary from spiritual, sweet, or funny, but all are focused on the season of giving. See which ones you recognize.
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December 06, 2022 03:00 PM MST
Registration for FSY begins January 24, 2023.
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November 10, 2022 02:05 PM MST
The new board includes representatives from the Deaf community and various Church departments.
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November 02, 2022 12:34 PM MDT
Elder Carlos A. Godoy’s story comes to life with clever and nostalgic animations reminiscent of the aesthetic and pop culture of the 1970s.
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October 26, 2022 01:37 PM MDT
To celebrate Sister Craven’s birthday, here are 20 photos of her life and ministry to Latter-day Saints around the world.
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The Church’s youth theme website for 2023 now includes the new music album, posters, art, and videos.
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October 03, 2022 01:44 PM MDT
The new guide for youth “focuses on the foundation [of] values, principles, and doctrine instead of every specific behavior.”
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September 19, 2022 01:00 PM MDT
If you’re anxious to get your child off their screen and interested in something more positive and inspiring, an uplifting book is a great alternative!
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The Young Women and Young Men General Presidencies have announced that the 2023 Youth Theme comes from Philippians 4:13.
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Fun
July 18, 2022 07:01 AM MDT
Welcome to part two of the face-off between the Mormonads of the ’80s, ’90s, and 2000s. Which decade did the Mormonad best?
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July 18, 2022 07:00 AM MDT
Even when they were punny or corny, they always seemed to get their message across. But which decade was the Mormonad golden age?
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June 21, 2022 02:02 PM MDT
In a recent Church News podcast interview, President Steven J. Lund and Sister Rebecca L. Craven shared six things youth can get out of their time at FSY.
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May 06, 2022 11:00 AM MDT
When my husband became a bishop over four years ago, it was one of the greatest blessings for our family. And yet while my husband’s calling has been a wonderful thing for us, I’ve also found that I’ve needed support from others going through the same experience.
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March 25, 2022 04:50 PM MDT
The last women’s session of general conference was held in October 2020. Here is one quote from each address to help remind you what was said:
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March 09, 2022 10:45 AM MST
The first youth Face to Face event of the year will air on Wednesday, March 9, 2022.
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March 08, 2022 12:02 PM MST
Church leaders took to social media to honor important, impressive, and inspirational women in their lives.
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January 31, 2022 12:00 PM MST
In conjunction with the 2022 youth theme, “Trust in the Lord,” the Church released a beautiful new music video.
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December 09, 2021 11:24 AM MST
The 2022 youth theme “Trust in the Lord” now has a theme song, a new album, and accompanying resources for youth and leaders.
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February 17, 2021 06:33 PM MST
Sarah Frei had something important to tell her parents before she was wheeled into surgery. She just couldn’t figure out a way to say it.
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November 16, 2020 10:08 PM MST
Sunday evening, girls old and young around the globe gathered together to celebrate 150 years of Young Women during a special Face to Face event. The night began with a prayer offered in Norway and ended with a prayer given in front of the construction site of the Bangkok Thailand Temple—appropriate bookends to a night celebrating an organization that has reached women worldwide. But in between the prayers, there were also many inspirational moments.
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Members of the general presidencies of the Relief Society, Young Women and Primary general presidencies of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints now have official Instagram accounts to expand their global ministries. The photo- and video-based social media platform is used by millions of people around the world, including many young adults and youth.
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September 23, 2020 05:11 PM MDT
Temporary front doors, exposed foundations, and removed stonework may change the appearance of the Salt Lake Temple, but the lessons we can learn from it are as powerful as ever.
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August 28, 2020 03:35 PM MDT
Last week I was asked a question by a friend: “What did your parents do to teach you to tolerate nothing less than respect from men?”
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August 26, 2020 07:09 PM MDT
In a new video posted on Tuesday, Young Women General President Bonnie H. Cordon shared a special invitation in preparation for the celebration of 150 years of Young Women.
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By  Emily Abel
July 09, 2020 01:50 PM MDT
During the women’s session of the October 2019 general conference, President Russell M. Nelson made this powerful statement to the sisters of the Church: “How I yearn for you to understand that the restoration of the priesthood is just as relevant to you as a woman as it is to any man.” He then entreated the women of the Church “to study prayerfully all the truths you can find about priesthood power.”
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April 27, 2020 06:28 PM MDT
With summer right around the corner, many youth are beginning to look forward to camp. Although camps this year might be modified or canceled amidst concerns surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, there are still many ways in which youth can connect and gather.
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February 24, 2020 10:06 PM MST
I’m currently serving as a Young Women adviser in my ward. When the new Children and Youth program was first announced, I was both nervous and excited. How different would this be from Personal Progress, Duty to God, Activity Days, or Scouts? Would our youth feel like this was one more thing they had to add to their busy schedules, or would this new program easily integrate into their current extracurricular activities? Would it be flexible for our small youth program?
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January 31, 2020 03:00 PM MST
Editor's Note: Our weekly Friday column, “Found in the Footnotes,” explores some of the footnotes from remarks given by general authorities and general officers of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
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December 11, 2019 09:57 PM MST
Leaders and youth beginning the new Children and Youth program will find updated websites for the Young Women, Aaronic Priesthood and Primary organizations.
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By  LDS Living
October 28, 2019 05:00 PM MDT
Dorothy doesn't remember the crash.
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October 22, 2019 03:46 PM MDT
Throughout this year Aaronic Priesthood quorums and Young Women classes have been choosing any topic from the “Come, Follow Me” manuals for youth for their Sunday meetings.
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October 08, 2019 01:00 PM MDT
During the women’s session of general conference Saturday night, Young Women General President Sister Bonnie H. Cordon shared an updated version of the Young Women theme. It now reads:
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October 05, 2019 10:32 PM MDT
At the women’s session of general conference Saturday night, Young Women General President Sister Bonnie H. Cordon announced a new Young Women theme and changes to Young Women class organization and names. She also emphasized the importance of each Young Women class having a presidency to give young women leadership opportunities.
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August 16, 2019 10:00 PM MDT
John Bytheway
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July 17, 2019 06:59 PM MDT
The new initiative to replace the Boy Scouts and Personal Progress programs of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is called "Children and Youth" and will be rolled out in September in a special worldwide satellite broadcast.
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July 03, 2019 03:30 PM MDT
This article was originally published on LDS Living in June 2016 but has been updated to include new, relevant information.
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May 22, 2019 08:00 PM MDT
Let's make this clear: all callings are equally important. From Nursery leader to bishop to Relief Society president and everything in between, each calling is vitally important to building up our fellow brothers and sisters in the gospel.
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May 10, 2019 02:50 PM MDT
During a BYU Women’s Conference breakout session on May 2, Sister Craven shared some of the trials she and her family have faced in their lives as she addressed how to have hope through struggles.
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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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By  LDS Living
May 03, 2019 04:00 PM MDT
On Friday, the general presidents of all the women-led organizations in the Church met for a historic Sister-to-Sister event at BYU Women's Conference.
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April 29, 2019 12:29 PM MDT
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is moving forward on its new global initiative for children and youth that will become available to millions of Latter-day Saint children and youth beginning in 2020. The initiative will provide children, youth, families and leaders personalized opportunities to grow spiritually, socially, physically and intellectually through meaningful activities, service, gospel learning and inspired goal-setting.
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March 25, 2019 07:14 PM MDT
About five years ago, Emily Belle Freeman and Nish Weiseth sat down to eat lunch together.
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By  LDS Living
March 08, 2019 08:40 PM MST
From Accra, Ghana, Sisters Jean B. Bingham, Relief Society general president, and Bonnie H. Cordon, Young Women general president, shared a message of love on International Women's Day.
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October 27, 2018 08:17 AM MDT
Modesty is a topic that has gained a lot of attention in recent years. It’s difficult to know exactly what is and isn’t modest with so many different clothing options and definitions of modesty.
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September 18, 2018 01:32 PM MDT
Two leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ Relief Society and Young Women organizations recently opened a dialogue with Chile’s Minister of Women and Gender Equity, Isabel Plá.
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September 17, 2018 08:53 PM MDT
The Church has called 14 new general board members to the Relief Society, Young Women, and Primary boards who will join other Church leaders for the upcoming general women's session of general conference.
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September 14, 2018 09:04 AM MDT
Among the exciting changes to the way we minister is who we get to minister with. Young women ages 14 and up can now serve as ministering sisters with the Relief Society. This seems a long time coming, as the young men have had the opportunity to serve in this capacity for many years now.
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September 10, 2018 02:00 PM MDT
There are so many common words that mean something completely different for Latter-day Saints. If you’re a member of the Church, you probably know these all too well, but if you’re new to the culture, you’ll want to keep this list of words handy so you’re not disappointed when you don’t get a delicious steak at the stake center.
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September 05, 2018 04:43 PM MDT
A stake young women camp ended suddenly after a raging forest fire sprang up near their campground, but, because of previous promptings, the leaders were already prepared.
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For several years now, we have collected hundreds of personal stories from young adults in the Church telling us how they were taught about sexuality. We are particularly intrigued by how frequently we are told by young people that their parents and Church leaders used object lessons to teach them about the law of chastity. Much can be learned from understanding the metaphors and messages that are intentionally—and unintentionally—expressed in these types of lessons.
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