LDS Missionaries In Fatal Car Accident In South Africa

On December 23rd, Elder Nofo-I-Lelenga Latu of the South Africa Johannesburg Mission passed away in a car accident. Three other missionaries were in the car with Elder Latu at the time of accident and sustained minor injuries. Shortly after the accident Church spokesman Eric Hawkins issued the following statement: “We are deeply saddened to share news of Read more about LDS Missionaries In Fatal Car Accident In South Africa[…]

Mormon Tabernacle Choir to Perform at U.S. Presidential Inauguration

The U. S. Presidential Inauguration Committee invited the Mormon Tabernacle Choir to sing next month at Donald Trump’s swearing-in ceremony, when Donald Trump will become the 45th President of the United States. The Presidential Inauguration Ceremony is scheduled for January 20, 2017. “Singing the music of America is one of the things we do best. We are honored Read more about Mormon Tabernacle Choir to Perform at U.S. Presidential Inauguration[…]

LDS Seminary Teacher Proposed To During Class

This is just too sweet not to share! I met Jamie two and half years ago when my wife interviewed her about her LDS mission in Armenia for our YouTube channel. Jamie did a tremendous job and I was impressed how much love she expressed for the people of Armenia. STORY: While my wife was interviewing Jamie about her mission, my Read more about LDS Seminary Teacher Proposed To During Class[…]

Filipino Returned Missionary’s Twins Born 3 Months Prematurely, Family Pleads For Help

Here’s a great way to lighten someone’s burden for today’s #LIGHTtheWORLD challenge, if you haven’t thought of anything yet. A little background: So I personally know this elder. He was my district leader on my mission in the Philippines training a new American elder at the time. He’s a really good guy and very humble. Read more about Filipino Returned Missionary’s Twins Born 3 Months Prematurely, Family Pleads For Help[…]

LDS Missionary In Coma After Being Hit By Car In Louisiana

Elder Landon Howe of the Louisiana Baton Rouge Mission was struck by a car while riding his bike the day after Thanksgiving. According to the family’s GoFundMe page and Facebook updates, the accident fractured Elder Howe’s skull, broke ribs, punctured his lung and caused bleeding in his brain. Elder Howe’s parents Susan and Leonard went to Baton Rouge be Read more about LDS Missionary In Coma After Being Hit By Car In Louisiana[…]

7.3 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Japan’s Coast, Tsunami Wave Seen

Two hours ago a major earthquake took place off the coast of Japan. The 7.3 magnitude earthquake took place at a depth of seven miles and is expected to cause a tsunami wave to hit the Eastern coast of Japan at heights of up to 10 feet. You can watch this live YouTube video for updates on the Read more about 7.3 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Japan’s Coast, Tsunami Wave Seen[…]

LDS Church Announces New Book of Mormon Video Series (like The Bible Videos)

On Thursday The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced a new Book of Mormon video series– similar to the popular Bible Videos series. Filming is anticipated to begin in June 2017 and the first videos are scheduled to be released in 2018. THIS IS SOOOOO EXCITING!! (Sorry, for my little interjection- but I’m super excited Read more about LDS Church Announces New Book of Mormon Video Series (like The Bible Videos)[…]

LDS Church Reports Status Of Missionaries and Members Following 7.5 Earthquake in New Zealand

On Monday morning a 7.5 magnitude earthquake rocked New Zealand. The quake was followed by a tsunami. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints confirmed that all members and missionaries are safe and accounted for. Two people died as a result of the earthquake. The earthquake and tsunami caused substantial damage to roadways and train tracks. Latter-day Read more about LDS Church Reports Status Of Missionaries and Members Following 7.5 Earthquake in New Zealand[…]

First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve Apostles Congratulate Donald Trump

The First Presidency and Quorum of The Twelve Apostles issued the following statement on Tuesday. We congratulate President-elect Donald Trump on his election as President of the United States. We invite Americans everywhere, whatever their political persuasion, to join us in praying for the president-elect, for his new administration and for elected leaders across the Read more about First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve Apostles Congratulate Donald Trump[…]

Christian Poem Response To The 2016 Presidential Election

  Here’s my Christian poem response to the 2016 Presidential Election: “There’s a fight going on Not between you and me. It’s a fight against evil, you see. For at the heart of success Is a heart that is good A heart who does hard things Whenever it should. For success is not In power Read more about Christian Poem Response To The 2016 Presidential Election[…]