May Articles

  • Viewpoint: Follow the Prophet; Be Happy

    Posted: 31 May 2013

    It should be obvious that popular opinion is a dismal and unreliable way by which to gauge moral behavior. By contrast, prophets of the restored gospel have been clear and consistent in expressing the Lord’s will on such matters.  Full Story

  • Want Emotionally Healthy Children? Tell Family Stories

    Posted: 30 May 2013

    Research conducted by psychologists at Emory University found a strong relationship between children’s knowledge of family history and various measures of emotional well-being. Children who knew more of their family history had more functional family lives, greater feelings of self-worth, and fewer signs of depression or anxiety.  Full Story

  • Missionary Age Announcement “Putting a Fire Under Our Feet”

    Posted: 29 May 2013

    President Thomas S. Monson’s historic announcement of the lowered missionary age is evidence that the Lord is not only hastening His work, but also “putting a fire under our feet,” according to Brother Larry M. Gibson, first counselor in the Young Men general presidency.  Full Story

  • The Minnesota Mormon Chorale: “A True Jewel”

    Posted: 29 May 2013

    The Minnesota Mormon Chorale, an auditioned ensemble of 55 voices, is inspiring audiences and making a difference in the lives of hundreds in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul.  Full Story

  • New Area Leadership Assignments

    Posted: 29 May 2013

    The First Presidency has announced changes in area leadership assignments, which will become effective on August 1, 2013.  Full Story

  • New York City Is “Wonderfully Diverse”

    Posted: 29 May 2013

    Church membership in New York City reflects the diversity of the busiest and most populous city in the United States.  Full Story

  • Members Celebrate 20 Years of Church in Mongolia

    Posted: 29 May 2013

    More than 300 Latter-day Saints gathered in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia on April 15, 2013, to celebrate 20 years of the gospel being preached in Mongolia.  Full Story

  • Elder Nelson Honors Heritage in Ephraim, Utah

    Posted: 29 May 2013

    Elder Russell M. Nelson of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles returned to the southern Utah community of Ephraim for the annual Scandinavian Days festival held May 23–25, where he said, “the spirit of pioneer dedication lives on.”  Full Story