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9 Lessons the Church Educational System Learned from the Pandemic

Higher education in the United States has faced many challenges during the pandemic. Here are nine lessons the Church Educational System has learned.

How Converted Sewing Machines Changed Lives in Guyana

Women in Guyana were hand-sewing face masks during the COVID-19 pandemic when Latter-day Saint Charities and Sew Much Hope partnered together to send 90 sewing machines to the South American country.

Last 2 Years Have Been ‘Unprecedented,’ ‘Crazy’ and ‘Inspiring’ at Church Historic Sites

When Gary Boatright, who has worked with the Church’s historic sites for roughly 15 years, thinks over the last 20-plus months of the pandemic, the first word that comes to his mind is “crazy.”

How Responding to the Pandemic Changed the Church’s Humanitarian Efforts Going Forward

Responding to the pandemic for the past two years challenged the Church’s humanitarian arm — but that response led to new skill sets and collaborative relationships worldwide.

How the Pocatello Idaho Temple Is Leading to More Service and Unity in the Community

In the two months since the Pocatello Idaho Temple open house and dedication, Church members and their neighbors have seen blessings of increased cooperation, respect and love around the southeastern Idaho community.

Temples Operating, Under Construction or Announced — See Statuses at Start of 2022

At the start of a new year, the Church has 265 temples in various stages of operation, renovation, construction and planning.

How ‘Come, Follow Me’ Is Changing the Church Home by Home

The Sunday School General Presidency has witnessed blessings from “Come, Follow Me.” “It’s changing our hearts, home by home, family by family,” said Sunday School President Mark L. Pace.

Seven General Conference Talks About Trust for the 2022 Youth Theme

Read seven general conference talks from the last five years about trusting in the Lord, the Youth Theme for 2022.

Sister Patricia P. Pinegar, Former Primary General President, Dies at Age 84

Sister Patricia Peterson Pinegar, former Primary general president and counselor in the Young Women general presidency, died Monday, December 27, 2021, with family by her side.

A Look at FamilySearch Events and Milestones in 2021

FamilySearch released its annual year in review on December 30, noting several key achievements in 2021.