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5 Fun Facts About Funeral Potatoes

5 Fun Facts About Funeral Potatoes

Photo courtesy of Food.com Funeral Potatoes. Such a sad name for a food that makes people so happy. A wondrous variation of potatoes au gratin, this calorie-rich favorite has a clouded history and a clear future as one of the most beloved dishes in Mormon cuisine. So exactly what are funeral potatoes? Why are funeral potatoes and the 2002 Winter …

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Who Was Martin Luther King Jr.? – FHE Lesson

Who Was Martin Luther King Jr.? - FHE Lesson

This FHE lesson for Martin Luther King Day helps your group understand who Dr. King was and his impact on the world. Scripture 1 John 4:11 Beloved, if God so loved us, we ought also to love one another. Hymn Love One Another, Children’s Songbook #136 As I have loved you, Love one another. This new commandment: Love one another. …

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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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LDS Artist Creates Remarkable Depictions of Temples with Gold Foil

LDS Artist Creates Remarkable Depictions of Temples with Gold Foil

Kelsey Carlson has always loved art. From drawing on scraps from the Kindergarten scrap box to pursuing an education in Illustration at Brigham Young University, Kelsey done everything possible to pursue her passion. Now, she’s using her talents to create beautiful depictions of LDS temples. It all began when Kelsey decided to start gold foiling. She thought of images that …

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3 Priesthood Ordinances You Might Not Know About

3 Priesthood Ordinances You Might Not Know About

The Gospel of Jesus Christ is a Gospel of Priesthood Ordinances and Covenants.  We are all familiar with the Ordinances and Covenants of Salvation and Exaltation. Many of us have received most of these ordinances, and we are actively working towards worthily receiving the remaining ordinances and covenants. There is an entire world of Priesthood ordinances outside of the ordinances …

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10 Awesome Church Resources for 2016 You Need to Know About

10 Awesome Church Resources for 2016 You Need to Know About

With the arrival of the new year comes a lot of new curriculum for the Church’s many organizations. We’ve got a list of 10 really awesome resources for teachers, leaders, and students to make the most out of their Gospel study! 1. The Ready Resource for Relief Society, Teachings of Presidents of the Church: Howard W. Hunter Preparing for Relief …

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The 10 Best Mocktails for a Mormon New Year’s Eve

Members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints choose to abstain from all forms of alcohol, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy sparkly, fun drinks this New Year’s Eve. Check out these ten amazing recipes for completely non-alcoholic drinks that are sure to liven up any party.   Italian Cream Soda: Versatile and delicious, Italian Cream Soda …

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Wise Men Still Seek Christ – FHE Lesson

Wise Men Still Seek Christ - FHE Lesson

Scripture Matthew 2:11 And when they were come into the house, they saw the young child with Mary his mother, and fell down, and worshipped him: and when they had opened their treasures, they presented unto him gifts; gold, and frankincense, and myrrh. Hymn With Wondering Awe, Hymn #210 Lyrics 1. With wond’ring awe the wisemen saw The star in …

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10 Mormon Baby Names You May Actually Want to Consider

10 Mormon Baby Names You May Actually Want to Consider

Coming up with a name for your little one can be a daunting, yet wonderful process. For members of the Church, the idea of “Mormon baby names” conjures up the image of Pain and Panic from Hercules saying, “Remember, like, a few years ago, every other boy was named Nephi, and the girls were all named Emma?” An article published …

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Sister Missionary Giveaway! Nominate Your Sister Today.

Sister Missionary Giveaway! Enter Your Sister Today for Great Prizes.

Missionary  Mailbag and Latter Day Sister Missionary are having a contest to bless a deserving sister missionary with some missionary basics. Nominate a preparing/serving sister missionary at missionarygiveaway.com. Voting closes 12/23/15 so hurry! Winner will be decided by your votes. Prizes include: Latter-day Sister Missionary – 4 reversible skirts + 4 tops and MORE! Missionary Mailbag – Free account and two …

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