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Watch This LDS Chapel in Cambodia Being Built From Start to Finish

Watch This LDS Chapel in Cambodia Being Built From Start to Finish

Sometimes we forget the struggle and sacrifice of LDS members around the world to build meetinghouses. This video by Elder Robert VanBrocklin, who served as Public Affairs Missionary in Cambodia,  was created to honor the members of the Kampong Cham District in Cambodia. You can see the entire process of building the chapel. Watch the video below!

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This Single Mom Dressed Up Like a Dad for Her Son’s School Event

This Single Utah Mom Dressed Up Like a Dad for Her Son's School Event

Whitney Kittrell, a single mother living in Utah, served her son in an unusual way and now the story, originally posted on Facebook, is going viral. When her son came home with an announcement that his kindergarten would be hosting a “dads and doughnuts” event, she wrote on Facebook that “her heart kinda sank.” When she asked her son if …

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Temple News & Updates – Week of February 6, 2017

Courtesy of Stan Kartchner

Thanks to members of the church worldwide and our friends at LDSChurchTemples.com for providing these updates. If you have updates (including pictures or video) about a temple near you, feel free to send it to calledtoshare (at) ldsdaily.com. Barranquilla Colombia Temple Progress Update: Concrete has been poured for the main body of the steeple on the Barranquilla Colombia Temple. Temple Facts: Once …

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Tune in Live for Family Discovery Day 2017!

Tune in Live for Family Discovery Day 2017!

Every year, the largest family history conference in the world, RootsTech, takes place in Salt Lake City. One of the highlights of the conference is Family Discovery Day. Held on Saturday, February 11, 2017, Family Discovery Day is organized to help LDS members find joy in family history and celebrate their heritage. Luckily, you don’t have to attend in person …

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LIVE: LDS Apostles Discuss BYU Pathway Program Going Worldwide

LIVE: LDS Apostles Discuss BYU Pathway Program Going Worldwide

The BYU Pathway program, originally partnered with BYU-Idaho, is designed to help students gain low-cost educational opportunities that combines online courses with local gatherings. Today, in a live conference, President Dieter F. Uchtdorf announced the program is now going worlwide through the Church’s system of private universities. Current BYU-Idaho president Clark Gilbert will be leaving his post to help bring …

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Temple News & Updates – Week of January 30, 2017

Courtesy of Julee Steenblik

Thanks to members of the church worldwide and our friends at LDSChurchTemples.com for providing these updates. If you have updates (including pictures or video) about a temple near you, feel free to send it to calledtoshare (at) ldsdaily.com. Summer Dedication Slated for Tucson Arizona Temple Update: An open house for the Tucson Arizona Temple will be held on Saturday, June 3, …

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How Steve Young & Sports Illustrated Helped Revitalize Kirtland

How Steve Young & Sports Illustrated Helped Revitalize Kirtland

Featured Image | Mickey Pfleger, Getty Images Kirtland. To this day, the signs welcoming you to the town still say, “A City of Faith and Beauty.” Kirtland, Ohio holds a special place in the history of the Restoration of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. It is where the first temple in this dispensation was built and where many glorious truths …

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Utah Politicians Honor K9 Rescue Team Who Found Annie Schmidt

Jon Schmidt, Utah Politicians Honor K9 Rescue Team Who Found Annie Schmidt

Thank you to the Anderegg family for providing the information for this article on the Remembering Annie Schmidt Facebook page. In late 2016, thousands of family, friends, and fans mourned the loss of Annie Schmidt, daughter of Jon Schmidt, a member of the popular musical act The Piano Guys. Annie indicated she was going hiking on October 16, 2016, near her …

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Mutual Launches Kickstarter Campaign to Bring LDS Dating App to Android

Mutual Launches Kickstarter Campaign to Bring LDS Dating App to Android

Since April 2016, Cooper Boice and his team have enjoyed the success of their LDS-themed dating app, Mutual. With tens of thousands of users and “thousands more each month” signing up, the app was designed to simplify the way single Mormons meet and date. It has similarities to other dating apps such as Tinder and Bumble, but a few key …

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Ecstatic Man Reacts to Having Lunch With Elder Jeffrey R. Holland

Ecstatic Man Reacts to Having Lunch With Elder Jeffrey R. Holland

Thanks to ilovethebookofmormon.org for alerting us to this story! Maddie, an LDS member of the popular country trio Firefly, and her friend Nate recently had lunch with Elder Jeffrey R. Holland. Maddie took this epic video of Nate reacting to the meeting. If you’re looking to brighten up your day, you’ll definitely want to watch the full video below. No …

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