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Sister Marriott Rides a Hoverboard…and Shares a Life Lesson

Sister Marriott Rides a Hoverboard...and Shares a Life Lesson

Sister Neill F. Marriott, second counselor in the Young Women general presidency, shared this fun photo today on her official Facebook page.   The caption read: Advice from my grandson, Peter Marriott, on how to ride his hoverboard: “You have to trust, look ahead, and move forward.” I think that’s a wonderful approach to hoverboards AND to life!   Thanks …

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Provo City Center Temple Ready for Public Tours

Provo City Center Temple Ready for Public Tours

Originally posted on Mormon Newsroom. A public open house for the Provo City Center Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints begins on January 15, 2016, following a five-year renovation of the former Provo Tabernacle. The tabernacle was a more than century-old icon located in the central Utah community of Provo. The building was transformed from the …

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President Russell M. Nelson Addresses Same-Sex Policy Change in Worldwide Devotional

President Russell M. Nelson Addresses Same-Sex Policy Change in Worldwide Devotional

As part of his worldwide address to young adults last night, President Russell M. Nelson spoke candidly about the recent policy changes concerning same-sex marriage. When encouraging the audience to earnestly seek heavenly direction, President Nelson cited the “prophetic process” that occurs between the First Presidency and the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles when making “weighty matters” and noted he …

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Church Announces New Missions in Africa, Asia

Church Announces New Missions in Africa, Asia

Originally posted on Mormon Newsroom.  The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints today announced the formation of three new missions: the Democratic Republic of the Congo Mbuji-Mayi Mission, the Nigeria Owerri Mission and the Vietnam Hanoi Mission.   Each of these three new missions will be created by realigning boundaries of existing missions and will be operational on or …

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Philadelphia Pennsylvania Temple Places Angel Moroni Statue

Philadelphia Pennsylvania Temple Places Angel Moroni Statue

Originally published on Mormon Newsroom.  The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints placed an angel Moroni statue atop the highest spire of its temple in downtown Philadelphia on December 30, 2015. This is a major milestone in the construction of the first Mormon temple in Pennsylvania. “Mormons in our area have been watching for this visible highlight of the …

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Provo City Center Temple Open House Tickets Now Available

Provo City Center Temple Open House Tickets Now Available

Reservations for the Provo City Center Temple public open house will be available to the general public beginning Monday, January 4, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. online at tickets.lds.org and by phone at 855-537-2000. The free open house starts on Friday, January 15, and will go through Saturday, March 5, 2016. It will run every day except for the Sundays of …

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‘A Savior Is Born’ Video Ranked in Top 10 Holiday Campaigns

‘A Savior Is Born’ Video Ranked in Top 10 Holiday Campaigns

According to Mormon Newsroom’s official blog, the Church official A Savior is Born Christmas campaign was ranked in the top ten holiday campaigns for 2015. It said: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ Christmas campaign, “A Savior Is Born,” was ranked ninth most viewed by Advertising Age in the top holiday campaigns for 2015. “Perhaps the least expected …

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New Mormon Message Shows Christ’s Birth From Joseph’s Eyes

A new Mormon Message shares the first experience of the Christmas spirit by showing us a bit of Christ’s life from the perspective of Joseph of Nazareth. The description for the video reads: What would it have been like to raise Jesus Christ? Joseph was a humble carpenter when God gave him the responsibility of being Christ’s father. While traveling …

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Here’s a Special Look at the Church’s Christmas Concert

Here's a Special Look at the Church's Christmas Concert

The combination of a Broadway singer and actress, one of Britain’s best-loved actors, four members of the Metropolitan Opera, and the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Orchestra at Temple Square and Bells on Temple Square made for an “extraordinary moment.” British actor Martin Jarvis used those words to describe his experience after performing in the Conference Center in Salt Lake City on …

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