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How modern-day Filipino pioneers helped establish the Church in their country

by Danielle Christensen | July 6, 2020

Editor's note: This article used information from Church Newsroom Philippines, which originally published a...


Thanks to virtual MTC, the first person this missionary in the Philippines shared the gospel with was his mother

by Emily Abel | June 5, 2020

While a virtual MTC may not be the setting missionaries imagined when opening their calls, for some this te...


Watch: New Video Teaches Why Religions Must Serve Together during Crisis

by Emily Abel | May 13, 2020 | From the Church Makes You Think

Fighting a pandemic would be impossible without healthcare professionals working in unity, but they aren’t ...


Elder Cook Meets with President of Philippines Following Volcanic Eruption

by Lindsey Williams | From the Church

Rarely does an apostle happen to be in the area during the time of a natural disaster. But with the recent ...


Following Filipino Volcanic Eruption, Elder Cook Expresses Church’s Support and Concern; Latter-day Saint Meetinghouses Shelter Locals

by Lindsey Williams

For the first time in 43 years, the Taal Volcano in the Philippines has erupted, sending ash, steam, and ro...


What the Bacolod Temple Announcement Meant to One Family Who Lost Everything for the Church

by Church News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

"Having the knowledge of all my own mother endured, and being a part of that legacy, is why I cried when I ...


How a Latter-day Saint from "the Slums" Found the Gospel, Became a University's First Female President

by Church News | Mormon Life

More than 7,000 miles and the world’s largest ocean separate Astrid S. Tuminez’s birthplace in the Philippi...


The "Saving Grace" This Latter-day Saint Couple Found in the Philippines

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

A couple of years ago, Ray Goodson had his hip replaced on a Tuesday. By Friday, to the astonishment of, am...


38 Meetinghouses Shelter More Than 2,000 After Super Typhoon Hits Philippines

by Newsroom | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Damage assessments are underway in the Philippines and Hong Kong following Super Typhoon Mangkhut, the cate...


The Temple Where Tunnels and Unexploded Bombs Were Discovered Beneath Its Grounds

by Chad S. Hawkins, excerpted from "Temples of the New Millennium" | Fun Mormon Life

On April 24, 2005, President Gordon B. Hinckley addressed over 100,000 members in 27 stakes on the islands ...