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Mormons rally to respond to Samoan cyclone damage

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Missionaries and LDS Church members and leaders are rallying to respond to the needs of Samoans whose lives...

Church Leader Visit Lifts Spirits After Cyclone

by LDS Church News | Official Church Info

"God knows your circumstances and your faith," Elder F. Michael Watson this week reassured Samoans impacted...

A look at Newtown victim Emilie Parker

by News.lds.org | Mormons We Know

Emilie Parker was a choice little girl with bright blue eyes and a happy face that carved lasting impressio...

Watch: Alex Boye films tribute video for Sandy Hook Elementary shooting victims

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Alex Boye had received the music for his latest song a year ago. He recorded it a month ago. But on Dec. 14...


Child Safety During Disasters

by Emergency Essentials | Preparedness Tips

Whether a disaster occurs in your home (such as a fire or medical emergency) or happens on a larger scale (...


A blue Ogden turns pink as Emilie is laid to rest

by Salt Lake Tribune | News from Utah

The shoulders that once carried his daughter high in the air slumped deep at the podium — the weight of des...


At memorial, Emilie’s dad laments loss, thanks community

by Salt Lake Tribune | News from Utah

Robbie Parker stood in the middle of the high school where hemet his future bride, a few miles from the sma...


Returning Home After a Disaster

by Emergency Essentials | Preparedness

When returning to your home after an evacuation , you should first assess the damage from the outside. Chec...


Remember: Check Your Emergency Kit

by Emergency Essentials | Preparedness

Bruce Barton, a well-known writer, once said, “When I think of what tremendous consequences come from littl...


Emergency Preparedness at Work and School

by Emergency Essentials | Preparedness

Natural disasters and emergencies may not normally occur while you are at home where your emergency supplie...