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Why Pro Basketball Player Elijah Bryant Shares the Gospel on Social Media

Pro basketball player Elijah Bryant is using his growing international fanbase to spread his deep religios convictions. The former BYU guard frequently uses Twitter and other social media to share favorite scripture passages and quotes from Latter-day Saint leaders.

Church Donation Helps Arizona Food Pantry Devastated by Fire

Within days of a devastating fire at a food pantry in Maricopa, Arizona, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sent a donation of two large trucks full of food and commodities to help.

Look Inside the Renovated Idaho Falls FamilySearch Center

The Idaho Falls FamilySearch Center has been renovated and is reopening to the public this month. A public open house is Thursday through Saturday, June 23–25; the center reopens to the public on Monday, June 27.

Tabernacle Choir’s ‘Logistical Wiz’ Retiring

The affable “logistical wiz” and administrative manager of The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square is concluding what his colleagues aptly call a “heroic” performance. Barry Anderson is retiring this month after 21 years of service.

Elder Holland Dedicates Heber Valley Camp Pavilion Named for Sister Ardeth G. Kapp

Sister Ardeth G. Kapp, former Young Women General President, spoke of the rising generation of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints before a new pavilion at the Heber Valley Camp in Utah was named for her life and service on June 20.

Sister J. Anette Dennis: Trust That the Lord ‘Will Meet You Were You Are’

The Lord “will meet you where you are,” said Sister J. Anette Dennis, who will begin serving as First Counselor in the Relief Society General Presidency in August. The gospel of Jesus Christ has always been an important part of her life, she said.

6 Things Youth Can Get by Attending FSY

Feeling the Spirit and creating friendships are among six benefits of For the Strength of Youth (FSY) conferences shared by Young Men General President Steven J. Lund and Sister Rebecca L. Craven of the Young Women general presidency shared six things youth can get out of their time at FSY.

Arizona Teens Use JustServe to Gather Almost 11,000 Hygiene Items for Charity

Latter-day Saint teenagers in Chandler, Arizona, set a goal of gathering 1,000 hygiene items for people experiencing homelessness. They ended up collecting more than ten times that amount — 10,773 items — to benefit AZCEND, a nonprofit charity organization in their area.

Missionary Wins 3 Medals at 2022 Special Olympics USA Games

Full-time service missionary Elder Max Reynolds, 22, won three medals at the Special Olympics USA Games in Orlando, Florida. Elder Reynolds swims six days a week, likening it to reading the scriptures because of how it lets him shut out the world and feel peaceful. 

California Youth Participate in ‘Indexathon’ for 1950 U.S. Census

Nearly 800 youth from northern California recently participated in an “indexathon” to help with the 1950 U.S. Census project. Youth logged more than 1,200 hours of service using the FamilySearch Get Involved app.