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Youth General Officers Testify of Savior to Missionaries and Youth in Nauvoo

The message from Carthage is a message Young Women General President Bonnie H. Cordon and Young Men General President Steven J. Lund shared in Nauvoo — that Jesus Christ lives, that God speaks to His prophets and that each person has a part to play in the work of salvation and exaltation.

Elder Andersen Recognizes the Church’s Growth in the South America Northwest Area

“These are very impressive people” and “choice sons and daughters of God,” said Elder Neil L. Andersen as he recognized the Church’s growth in the South America Northwest Area during his 10-day ministry there.

Constitution, Country Need Latter-day Saints’ Reconciliation Skills, Says Former Federal Judge

The U.S. Constitution creates a system of government that will only succeed when citizens seek to moderate and to unify on contested issues, and Church members can play a unique role in that needed reconciliation, said Latter-day Saint and former Federal Judge Thomas B. Griffith.

General Officers Reaffirm the Divine Identity of Latter-day Saints in the Caribbean

General Officers Sister J. Anette Dennis and Sister Tracy Y. Browning of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints met with Church leaders and members, civic leaders, and media from Puerto Rico, Trinidad and Tobago, and Jamaica as part of a recent visit to the Caribbean September 9-13.

Elder Bednar Counsels Asia North Saints: “Strive to Learn Who You Are” 

“As you strive to learn who you are, you will see more clearly the things that bring lasting joy,” Elder David A. Bednar promised Latter-day Saints during a recent visit to Japan and Korea.

‘Miracle of the Rain’ Continues in Cape Verde Following Temple Dedicatory Prayer

With “the miracle of the rain” continuing in Cabo Verde following Elder Neil L. Andersen’s June 19 dedicatory prayer for the Praia Cape Verde Temple, Church leaders on the islands are reporting successful growth and anticipated harvests of two different kinds.

Faith Is Recognizing Heavenly ‘Flashes of Light’ Through the Gray Veil of Life, Says President Lund

Whether big or small, there are flashes of light to be noticed throughout life, taught Young Men General President Steven J. Lund during a BYU devotional. Faith is recognizing the “evidence [of] a pattern of the veil leaking light as the Savior relentlessly pierces it to bless His own,” he said.

BYU–Pathway Can Help Build Zion, Say School Leaders

President and Sister Ashton spoke to BYU–Pathway Worldwide students about building Zion through temporal and spiritual self-reliance.

Elder Wakolo Teaches 3 Doctrinal Truths That Can Strengthen Us During Trials

“Life throws curveballs all the time. But we shouldn’t be distracted by focusing too much on them,” taught Taniela B. Wakolo, who shared with BYU–Hawaii students three doctrinal truths that help when facing trials.

‘Keep Focused,’ Elder Soares Tells Missionaries in France and Portugal

Nearing the end of an 11-day ministry trip, Elder Ulisses Soares spoke with missionaries in the France Lyon Mission on September 17, encouraging them to “eliminate whatever causes you distraction.”