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10 Favorite Quotes from “At the Pulpit,” Now Free Online

10 Quotes from "At the Pulpit," Now Free Online

Recently, the Church made over 50 discourses from Latter-day Saint women available online for free. The discourses were featured in the book “At the Pulpit: 185 Years of Discourses by Latter-day Saint Women,” compiled by Jennifer Reeder and Kate Holbrook. Here are some of our favorite truths and doctrines from some of the discourses available to read for free. Where …

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All The Changes You Need to Know About Visiting Teaching

All The Changes You Need to Know About Visiting Teaching

At the start of 2018, the church made major changes to the curriculum for Relief Society and Priesthood classes. The changes included instituting councils, focusing on recent General Conference talks pertinent to the ward, and discontinuing the “Teachings of the Prophets” manuals. With the curriculum change also comes a change to the monthly Visiting Teaching message. Instead of providing a …

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7 Ways to Involve Primary Leaders in Relief Society

7 Ways to Involve Primary Leaders in Relief Society

If you’ve ever served in the Primary, you know what a joy it is. You also know it can be difficult to feel connected to your other Relief Society sisters. Whether you serve in the Primary or the Relief Society, here are seven easy ways you can maintain a strong bond as a sisterhood. Say Hello At Church It’s easy …

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How to Receive Inspiration for Those You Teach at Church

How can you receive inspiration for those you teach at Church? This past Friday, the Church announced some pretty major updates to both the teaching style and curriculum of Relief Society and Priesthood classes. It focuses more on the personal needs of your ward and community. This can be an intimidating prospect, especially when you consider all teachers are simply …

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LDS Church Announces Major Curriculum Changes for Relief Society, Priesthood

LDS Church Announces Major Curriculum Changes for Relief Society, Priesthood

According to LDS.org, big changes are on their way for Relief Society and Melchizedek Priesthood meetings. Beginning in 2018, both the materials and the teaching emphasis will change for the third hour Sunday block. In a letter from the First Presidency, the new program is called Come, Follow Me – For Melchizedek Priesthood and Relief Society Meetings. It is similar …

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Relief Society General Presidency Shares Insights at BYU Women’s Conference

Relief Society General Presidency Shares Insights at BYU Women’s Conference

News Release from Mormon Newsroom “As those who know me well are aware, my story is quite ordinary,” said Sister Jean B. Bingham, general president of the Relief Society of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Sister Bingham and her counselors, Sister Sharon Eubank and Sister I. Reyna Aburto, were together on the Brigham Young University campus in …

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New Mormon Relief Society President Speaks at the UN

New Mormon Relief Society President Speaks at the UN

News Release from Mormon Newsroom Sister Jean B. Bingham, the new general president of the Relief Society of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, spoke at the United Nations in New York City Thursday on the Church’s humanitarian efforts during a faith-based “Focus on Faith” panel discussion. The annual briefing was sponsored by the U.N. Department of Public …

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New LDS Relief Society General Presidency Announced

New LDS Relief Society General Presidency Announced

News Release from Mormon Newsroom The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced a new Relief Society general presidency and a reorganized Primary general presidency during the Saturday afternoon session of the faith’s 187th Annual General Conference April 1, 2017. Jean B. Bingham, Sharon Eubank and Reyna I. Aburto will oversee the Church’s Relief Society, …

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Linda K. Burton Announces Updates to the Purpose of the Relief Society

Sister Linda K. Burton, General President of the Relief Society for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, announced on social media today that the organization had updated the wording for its official purpose. She wrote: When we were newly called as the Relief Society General Presidency, we sought the Lord earnestly to know what essential things He would …

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