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Brandon Young

Brandon Young
Brandon the husband to an incredibly talented soccer mom, father to a miniature goldendoodle, and the cutest twins you have ever seen. Brandon has served in various church capacities including full-time missionary in Madrid, Spain, youth instructor, Young Men's Presidency, Executive Secretary, temple worker, and Elders Quorum Presidency. Brandon owns LDSBookstore.com which has been featured as one of the fastest growing companies in Utah.

Religious Freedom Expert: “American families need family home evening”

This article was originally posted on Mormon Newsroom Blog. “Our political life can be improved through emulating family life,” Dr. Daniel Mark told a gathering at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah, Thursday. Dr. Mark is an expert on religious freedom and political science assistant professor at Villanova University. “Defending religious freedom, now more than ever, depends on promoting what …

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Mitt Romney “harangued” at Church to Run For President

Despite losing presidential bids in 2012 and 2008, Mitt Romney is still getting asked to run for president in 2016 according to an article published by the Washington Post. Despite strong encouragement from friends, ward members, and even a current presidential candidate, Mitt still says he’s not interested. In the article, Mitt stated, “I go to church, I get harangued at …

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Mormon NFL Player Fined For Watching Daughter During Halftime

Fellow Latter-day Saint and San Diego Charger’s safety Eric Weddle was fined $10,000 last Thursday for watching his daughter perform a dance during halftime. The incident occurred on what may be Weddle’s last game with the Chargers on December 20th against the Miami Dolphins. David Canter, Weedle’s agent, revealed that Weddle never asked permission to remain on the sideline to …

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Man Runs To 12 Temples for Charity

Wan Ho Kou of Herriman will circle the Payson Temple on Dec. 26, completing his final leg of a 200-mile run connecting the 12 temples belonging to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from Logan to Payson. It is something he is doing to help a 4-year-old boy named Ben. It was a few months ago when Kou …

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Filipino Missionaries Receive the Gift of Christmas

Thanks to a charitable act of a group of missionary moms, every full-time missionary serving in the Philippines will receive a Christmas package full of love this year. From white shirts and blouses, to neckties, deodorant, scriptures, and scripture cases. These items that you and I might take for granted, these missionaries might never otherwise have received if it weren’t …

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Muslim Shares Experience of Visit to LDS Church

A Muslim man, Ali Kadri shared his experience on Facebook of his visit to a LDS church on Saturday. A member of a ward in Brisbane Australia invited a group of local Muslims to their Christmas party and a tour of their church building. “They displayed amazing manners in taking the multi faith groups on a tour of the church.” According …

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President Uchtdorf Dedicates Tijuana Mexico Temple

SALT LAKE CITY —  President Dieter F. Uchtdorf, second counselor in the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, dedicated the Tijuana Mexico Temple on Sunday, December 13, 2015. During the traditional cornerstone ceremony signifying that the temple is complete, President Uchtdorf called on the assistance of Church leaders and local Latter-day Saints to help him place …

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President Eyring Rededicates Montreal Temple

SALT LAKE CITY — President Henry B. Eyring, first counselor in the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, rededicated the Montreal Quebec Temple in three sessions Sunday, November 22, 2015, after the temple underwent extensive repairs and renovations. The sessions were broadcast to meetinghouses throughout Canada, enabling thousands of Latter-day Saints to participate. Assisting President …

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Meet Brandi Walton: Convert & Daughter of Lesbian Parents

Brandi Walton recently caught attention in and out of of the Latter-day Saint community when she shared her feelings about the recent changes in Church policy regarding children living in same-sex households. Brandi’s mother and father divorced when she was one, and at the age of three, her mother started dating women. Brandi’s personal experience growing up in a family …

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Church Provides Context on Handbook Changes

SALT LAKE CITY — In a video interview Friday in Salt Lake City, Elder D. Todd Christofferson of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints reaffirmed the Church’s position on marriage and outlined handbook changes in Church policy affecting same-sex couples and their children. The interview will help Church members, the media …

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