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This post is brought to you by Family Search. View the original post here. Once you’ve dug through the photos in your family’s basement, called Great-aunt Mary to find out everything she knows about the family, and sifted through the file folders of old letters and other miscellaneous family papers, it’s time to turn to […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. LAYTON — The new Layton Utah FamilySearch Center, at 915 West Gordon Ave., will host an open house this weekend. The Layton FamilySearch Center will offer touch-screen monitors through which guests can discover stories and photos of their ancestors, according to […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. Former Lone Peak High School star basketball player Frank Jackson is set to be the starting point guard during his freshman year for the top-ranked Duke Blue Devils. In a lengthy story Monday by ESPN’s Dana O’Neil, Jackson, who is a […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. By the end of a recent day, I realized all verbal conversations with my children had focused on that nasty word, “stress.” It began with my youngest, who crumbled in tears when she’d forgotten “again” to give a Halloween party invitation […]

Inspirational Messages

These daily, inspirational messages are brought to you by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. View the full inspirational message here. “To follow Christ is to become more like Him. It is to learn from His character. The Savior invites us to learn His gospel by living His teachings. Ancient and modern prophets described […]

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This post is brought to you by Family Search. View the original post here. by Amy Johnson Crow, CG If you’ve seen TV shows such as “Who Do You Think You Are,” you might have wondered about this whole genealogy thing and how you find your own ancestors. One way is to get famous and […]

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The future of warfare involves increased use of robots, but putting a non-human in control of a nuclear arsenal is a scary scenario, believes Dmitry Rogozin, the deputy PM in charge of the Russian defense industry. “Let’s consider the Hollywood movie ‘The Terminator’. Once humans realize they are incapable of acting fast enough, they delegate […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. AFTON, WYOMING Latter-day Saints living in this long green valley nestled along Wyoming’s border with Idaho often speak of a pioneer prophecy – that the spires of a temple would one day rise up below the peaks of the surrounding snow-capped […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. AFTON, Wyo. — Nearly a quarter of a century ago, Latter-day Saints in Star Valley, Wyoming, held a centennial celebration commemorating their pioneer heritage. It had been 100 years since the Star Valley Stake in Wyoming was created in August 1892. […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. AFTON, Wyo. — Nearly a quarter of a century ago, Latter-day Saints in Star Valley, Wyoming, held a centennial celebration commemorating their pioneer heritage. It had been 100 years since the Star Valley Stake in Wyoming was created in August 1892. […]

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This post is brought to you by the Maxwell Institute. View the original post here. The following remarks were delivered at Brigham Young University on October 29, 2016 during the Maxwell Institute’s 10th anniversary celebration banquet. Friends, we are honored by your presence here tonight. Thank you for helping us celebrate the tenth anniversary of the Neal […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. “DESERT RAIN,” by Jean Holbrook Mathews, Bonneville Books, $15.99, 240 pages (f) Lexi Benson has long thought of her boss, Lawrence “LL” Latimer, as a surrogate father. So when she’s asked by authorities to identify his body, the loss is deeply […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — Tickets are sold out for the Bells on Temple Square annual concert, “Ring Praises,” Nov. 18 and 19, at 7:30 p.m. in the Tabernacle on Temple Square. The concert will include selections celebrating the Christmas season as […]

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This post is brought to you by the Mormon Newsroom. View the original post here. Star Valley, Wyoming | Sunday, 30 October 2016 | An apostle of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints dedicated the 154th temple in the Cowboy State. Elder David A. Bednar, a member of the Quorum of the Twelve […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. Editor’s note: “The Spoken Word” is shared by Lloyd Newell each Sunday during the weekly Mormon Tabernacle Choir broadcast. This will be given Oct. 30, 2016. Maynard Dixon, a prolific artist from the previous century, is best known for his vibrant […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. OTTAWA — The Canada Council for the Arts recently announced the winners of the 2016 Governor General’s Literary Awards. Among the winners is Martine Leavitt, a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, who won for her book […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — The Church History Museum of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints launched a new online exhibit titled “From Plates to Pages: Writing and Reading the Book of Mormon” on Wednesday, Oct. 26. The exhibit shares […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. “EXODUS: The Moses Chronicles, Vol. 3,” by H.B. Moore, Covenant Communications, $16.99, 230 pages (f) “Exodus: The Moses Chronicles, Vol. 3” is the continuation of H.B. Moore’s interpretation of the life and experiences of one of the most famous prophets in […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. The biblical patriarchs Abraham, Isaac and Jacob (as well as the prophet Moses, something of a transitional figure between the age of the patriarchs and that of the later prophets) are depicted as wandering nomads. They generally worshipped their god, Yahweh […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. As soon as Thompson Coles heard there would be an LDS temple built in Star Valley, Wyoming, he felt drawn to make something about it. Coles is not a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, but his […]

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This post is brought to you by the Mormon Interpreter (A Journal of Mormon Scripture). View the original post here. A discussion is presented on the Parable of the Prodigal Son, including the departure of the young man into a faraway land, his return, and the welcome he received from his father. To better understand […]

This post is brought to you by Family Search. View the original post here. This entry is part 4 of 4 in the seriesSmall and Simple Ways to Celebrate Family History Month In the final installment of this four-part blog series for Family History Month, here’s one last way to weave the spirit of family […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — TLC’s “Cake Boss” chef Buddy Valastro will be a keynote speaker and cake decorating judge at the family history conference on Feb. 11, 2017, according to a news release. Valastro, the Italian-American celebrity chef from Hoboken, New […]

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This post is brought to you by the Mormon Newsroom. View the original post here. Jerusalem | Friday, 28 October 2016 | A delegation of Mormon and Jewish leaders from the United States gathered at a historic site in Jerusalem to mark the 175th anniversary of an early Latter-day Saint apostle’s journey to Jerusalem. Recently […]