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Latter-day Saints Prepare for Hurricane Harvey

Latter-day Saints Prepare for Hurricane Harvey

News Release from Mormon Newsroom As Hurricane Harvey strengthens off the coast of Texas, Mormons are preparing to send food and other commodities to Houston. High winds and flooding could result from the hurricane that is expected to hit the middle Texas coast and stall over the state.     On Friday, August 25, 2017, workers at the Bishops’ Central Storehouse of …

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3 Things You HAVE to Know When Starting Your Food Storage

3 Things You HAVE to Know When Starting Your Food Storage

This article was written by James Tolboe, co-founder of Valley Food Storage. James has always had a passion for his family and helping people. After researching the industry he realized that by teaming up with Bob and Wayne he could make a real difference working with Valley Food Storage. You can usually find James with his family up a canyon …

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Church Responds to Inquiries About Preparedness

Emergency Preparedness FHE

In recent weeks, members of the Church who are colloquially referred to as “Doomsday Preppers” have been in the headlines for their belief that the catastrophic events will soon occur. Many cite Julie Rowe, an LDS woman who shared her near-death experience and visions of the last days in a popular book, as one source for the speculation. The Church …

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Mormon Doomsday Survivalist Preppers Are All Over Pinterest

Mormon Doomsday Survivalist Preppers Are All Over Pinterest

Gizmodo, a design and technology blog, recently featured the LDS culture of emergency preparedness in an article about Mormons on Pinterest. Below is an excerpt.  Pinterest—the mason jar lobby’s most effective propaganda apparatus—is an aggressively wholesome social platform. It’s The Container Store of social networks, but past the arrangements of DIY barn-wedding souvenirs, there’s another Pinterest, one focused on surviving doom. …

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5 Things I Wished I’d Known as an E-Prep Newbie

5 Things I Wished I’d Known as an E-Prep Newbie

Before I start, I just want to say THANK YOU to the LDS Daily community and Hayley (who I worked with) specifically.  I am thrilled to have the opportunity to address this LDS audience and working with LDS Daily has been a pleasure.  They have been patient with me, as well as fun and kind.   I am grateful to have …

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Emergency Preparedness – FHE Lesson

Emergency Preparedness FHE

Scripture D&C 1:12 Prepare ye, prepare ye for that which is to come, for the Lord is nigh; Hymn As Zion’s Youth in Latter Days, Hymn #256 1. As Zion’s youth in latter days, We stand with valiant heart, With promise shining in our eyes, Resolved to do our part. Upon a noble past we build; The future fills our …

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