The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced a new member of the Presidency of the Seventy, four new General Authorities, a new Sunday School general presidency and 42 Area Seventies at the Saturday afternoon session of the Church’s 184th Annual General Conference being held here this weekend.
There are two words which ably describe 18 year old Benjamin Hunter from Glasgow: enthusiastic and talented. You might even say that, for Benjamin, performing is in his blood. One of seven siblings, Benjamin is a third generation member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and musical talent runs in his family. Inspired by his grandparents and other family members who are professional musicians, Benjamin found a love for music and performance at an early age, and began to study musical theatre.
Daniel Peacock (18), a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Bangor, Northern Ireland, recently received a call to serve a two year full-time mission for the Church in Hong Kong. A talented youngster, Daniel has also been recognised locally for his outstanding achievements in golf, and just prior to his mission call was asked to join the Ulster squad to represent his country for the 2014 season. A call up he declined for a different 'call'.
Members of the Kettering congregation of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the East Midlands celebrated the 10th anniversary of the opening of the local Church meeting house by inviting the public to an Open House, with special invitation to the Mayor of Kettering, Councillor Keli Watts.
Latter-day Saints welcome all visitors to their worship services, and for individuals visiting for the first time, the following information might be helpful. Full Story »
A series of videos has been created that provides answers to some of the most frequently asked questions members of the Church face. Full Story »
Speaking to what he termed the most influential audience he's ever addressed on the subject, Elder Dallin H. Oaks, a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, encouraged people of all faiths to unite.... Full Story »