Category Archives: LDS Church –of Interest

Historic Conference Changes!

April 2018 General Conference News and Announcements 31 MARCH 2018 Ministering replaces home and visiting teaching During the Sunday afternoon session of April general conference, President Russell M. Nelson announced that the separate programs of home teaching and visiting teaching … Continue reading

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New LDS First Presidency Announced!

This morning at 8:00 everyone here tuned in to listen to the world-wide announcement about our new Prophet, Russell M. Nelson, and his new First Presidency: President Oaks, 1st Counselor and President Eyring, 2nd Counselor. It was thrilling to listen … Continue reading

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Farewell President Monson

We received word late last night that President Monson has gone Home.  His name is on the mission call papers of every missionary serving here.  We love President Monson and will miss his influence in our lives.

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The History of LDS Missionary Name Tags

Have you ever wondered when LDS Missionaries began wearing name tags? There were no standardized name tags before the 1950s.  Between 1950 and 1980 individual missions began to allow and then authorize name tags. In August 1980 a standard name … Continue reading

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Missionary Work in Yakima 100 Years Ago! Some excellent missionary collections you can search

If you have ancestors who served LDS missions before Here’s a database you might be interested in checking.  It’s called the Early Mormon Missionaries database. Here is a link to it:  https://history.lds.org/missionary/?lang=eng While looking at some of the attached documents … Continue reading

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The Church Sofas

How is it possible that everywhere I’ve gone in this world, I see the same Church Sofas?  It must be a sign of the international church.  We have this same exact sofa with the same exact fabric on the sofa … Continue reading

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General Conference Saturday

Today we celebrated General Conference Weekend!  It’s like an oasis of refreshment! Between sessions the APs came to help us prepare for MLC this next week.  We took a quick break for food:Then the Elders left to go to the … Continue reading

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