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‘Eagerly I follow Him’: Watch this timeless message from President Nelson on 10 names of Christ

by Lindsey Williams | September 18, 2020

Over 28 years ago, then-Elder Russell M. Nelson spoke in a devotional at Brigham Young University, and thou...


What Elder Holland, President Nelson, and a wildflower taught me about what's in a name

by Danielle Christensen | September 17, 2020

There’s a certain power in names. I’ve discovered this especially in nature as I’ve learn...


'We need wake-up calls': Church answers the question 'Why general conference?'

by Newsroom of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints | September 17, 2020

For many people around the globe, bended knee is the posture of prayer, the place we go for ultimate hope w...


‘The ABCs for spiritual growth’: What President Nelson taught his family during his 96th birthday celebration

by Lindsey Williams | September 11, 2020

President Russell M. Nelson’s 96th birthday celebration may have looked similar to experiences you&rs...


First Presidency discusses 'clouds of sorrow' brought on by the pandemic and the silver linings that can be found

by Lindsey Williams | September 3, 2020 | From the Church Makes You Think

Like many in the world, President Russell M. Nelson said he feels sorrow concerning the pandemic, especiall...


'There's never an end': The surprising response President Nelson gave to a Primary child's question that changed my understanding of the gospel

by Dr. David T. Morgan, Contributor | August 27, 2020 | Makes You Think

The April 2020 general conference was like no other. Broadcasting from a small auditorium, there was no gen...


‘Together we will overcome this difficult time’: President Nelson and other Church leaders reflect on the past to find hope for the future

by Emily Abel | August 21, 2020 | Makes You Think

Editor's note: " This week from the pulpit " highlights recent messages by General Authoritie...


President Nelson on the difficult decision to close temples: ‘What would I say to the Prophet Joseph Smith?’

by Lindsey Williams | July 27, 2020 | From the Church

On March 25, 2020, the First Presidency announced that all temples would close at the end of the day. Now, ...


President Nelson: Joseph Smith's ‘divine tutoring’ from ‘dozens of ancient prophets and angels’

by Danielle Christensen | June 30, 2020 | Makes You Think

The Prophet Joseph Smith was the recipient of divine tutoring in remarkable ways. During the virtual 2020 M...


See the Locations of Temples Worldwide during President Nelson's Lifetime with These Maps

by Danielle Christensen | April 28, 2020

The number of temples worldwide has grown exponentially over President Russell M. Nelson’s lifetime. During...