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  • Deadline Nearing for International Art Competition for Youth

    Posted: 22 May 2012

    As the June 1 submission deadline nears, the Church History Museum reiterates its invitation to artists ages 13 to 18 to participate in its first-ever International Art Competition for Youth.  Full Story

  • Master’s degree project will be a great missionary tool

    Posted: 17 May 2012

    As a missionary serving in the Spanish speaking programme of the Florida Tampa Mission, Rachel Tui Smith developed a love for languages. Like most foreign speaking missionaries she also taught English classes as a service Rachel Tui Smith at her graduation from BYU-Hawaii. to the community, to build missionary contacts, and create a presence in the areas she served. She realized that while missionaries had good hearts and were motivated to serve and teach the English language to the local community, they didn't always have high quality materials or lesson plans that were relevant, and some missionaries didn't know how to teach English as a second language.  Full Story

  • Celestial University

    Posted: 17 May 2012

    In February 2012, the sisters of the Titahi Bay Ward, in Porirua, enthusiastically turned out to enroll for "Celestial University". Receiving a t-shirt upon registration, they signed up to earn a "Bachelor Degree" with the option to major in Religious Education, Business Management, Applied Art and Design, Health Education, Social Work, Food Technology or Textile and Design.  Full Story

  • A Change of Heart.

    Posted: 17 May 2012

    Being young, fit, and healthy with an active lifestyle, it came as a shock to David Rich, a member of Albany Ward in Harbour Stake, to be told last year that he needed a heart transplant.  Full Story

  • Come to the Temple

    Posted: 7 May 2012

    There are many accounts in the scriptures demonstrating that throughout history the temple has played an important part in the lives of the children of our Father in Heaven. In this, the last dispensation, we know that it is in the temple that we learn of the crowning blessings and ordinances that can lead us to Life Eternal in the presence of our Father in Heaven and his Son Jesus Christ.  Full Story

  • New Video Explains Mormon View on Modern Day Prophets

    Posted: 3 May 2012

    AUCKLAND, New Zealand — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has released a new video that explains the Church's belief in modern-day apostles, prophets and revelation.  Full Story

  • Church Makes Available General Conference Addresses in Multiple Formats.

    Posted: 3 May 2012

    AUCKLAND, New Zealand - May editions of magazines published by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints focus on the Church's April 2012 general conference.  Full Story

  • Government, Faith, Academic and Community Leaders Gather to Discuss Diversity

    Posted: 3 May 2012

    APIA, Samoa — "I know first-hand about the diversity in this region because I have visited much of it," Latter-day Saint leader Elder James J. Hamula told delegates at the first 'Managing Religious and Cultural Diversity in the Pacific' conference at the National University of Samoa in Apia this week.  Full Story