The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints recently partnered with Oakland, California, government officials and two local organizations to help alleviate the city’s homelessness crisis. Recent data shows a significant increase in the homeless population in the past two years.Read More
I loved the second area of my mission. The Bishop was totally on board with missionary work. The ward mission leader was a rock star. The ward was warm and accepting. And the boundaries were large enough to stave off knocking on someone’s door more than once every 2 months or so (this was back in the day when tracting was almost all missionaries ever did). It was really awesome– definitely one of the highlights of my whole mission.
I was there a long time. I spent 6 months (and 5 companions) in that ward. But no matter how awesome an area is, you can still burn out.Read More
For 30 days, Muslims around the world do not eat from dawn to dusk, pray intensely, donate to charities and service to their community and gather for nightly feasts to break the fast.Read More
Have you ever felt the burden of grief or shame? Or the feelings of despair and hopelessness that come from making poor choices? Don’t despair.Read More
Michael Mclean had a faith crisis?
I grew up on his songs, and the composer and author of the songs that helped shape my teenage faith had questions?
Watch these videos. They will show you that the Lord loves each of us–individually and personally. And EACH of us must face a similar crucible of doubt to really break through and become who we should be.Read More
The purpose of A Little Book of Ministering is to help us become more comfortable with the idea of ministering to, rather than just serving or helping, our neighbor.Read More
Launching Leaders, a new book by Steven A. Hitz, gives Millennials the guidance they need to live a balanced life. It provides practical tools coupled with principles that are faith-based, which will help guide people to become the people they want to become.Read More
The MUST WATCH reaction when a Mormon sister missionary doesn’t tell her mom she is going on a mission until her call is received!
One of the best moments in any LDS parent’s life is when they get to experience their son or...Read More
You know, it’s been a long time since Isaiah, and later Christ Himself, uttered that prophecy. And yet there still aren’t a lot of kings in our sacrament meetings. In fact, it seems that the richer and more powerful a person is, the less likely he is to accept the Gospel. Plus, where are all the kings, anyway? What gives?Read More
The (Mistaken) Spirit of (what used to be) Home Teaching (with Scott Christopher from BYUtv’s Granite Flats)
Scott Christopher (of BYUtv’s Granite Flats) was asked to make a video inspired by the story of “Molly” from a talk by Elder Jeffrey R. Holland to illustrate how easily home teachers “look beyond the mark.”Read More
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