03012017
7-Day Forecast | Currently in Provo

Things to appreciate when attending sacrament meeting outside of Utah

On a Sunday morning in early November, I was out of town on a business trip. I had an afternoon flight so I had some time on my hands. I opened my laptop and searched LDS.org to find a meetinghouse near my hotel just outside of Cincinnati. [...]

8 LDS quotes teaching us how to love

There is no one love. As we celebrate Valentine’s Day, here are quotes from the prophets, scriptures and hymns to remind us of the true meaning of love. 1. “Love is the very essence of life. It is the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. [...]

12 cringeworthy Mormon Valentine’s Day cards for 2017

Our annual cringeworthy Mormon Valentine’s Day cards have made the internet scrollers roll their eyes for the past three years. UtahValley360 continues the tradition with 12 more cringeworthy Mormon Valentine’s Day card for another [...]

LDS Church announces new, low-cost online education system, BYU-Pathway Worldwide

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced a new online education system, BYU-Pathway Worldwide, in a press conference on Tuesday morning. “We have felt that now is the right time to give increased focus and direction to [...]

Utah-Tube: ‘Meet the Mormons’ bless4 joins One Voice Children’s Choir for bi-lingual ‘I am a Child of God’

One Voice Children’s Choir joined with bless4, a Japanese group of artists from Japan, to sing “I am a Child of God” in both English and Japanese. The groups recorded the video together in December 2016 at St. Paul’s Episcopal [...]

LDS Church is ‘studying’ Boy Scouts’ transgender enrollment announcement

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is once again evaluating a change to the Boy Scouts of America. On Monday, BSA announced it will now allow transgender children to join the program. The LDS Church, which has strong ties with [...]

The problem with ‘How many kids do you want?’

As women, we are often judged in relation to our family status. Are you dating? If not, why not? If you are, when are you getting married? If you’re married, when are you having kids? If you’re not having kids, why not? If you have kids, [...]

LDS Church announces changes to missionary schedules, key indicators

The 71,000 missionaries for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will no longer all be on the same schedule. At a worldwide broadcast to missionaries and mission presidents on Jan. 25, the LDS Church announced missionaries and mission [...]

In the name of love: LDS dating app, Mutual, creates Kickstarter campaign to expand to Android users

Dating has gone to the apps these days. Tinder had more than 7 million monthly users in 2016 followed by OkCupid with 2.5 million monthly users, according to Bustle. And those apps just weren’t cutting it for BYU alumnus Cooper Boice, [...]

LDS Church releases update on temples under constructions

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints released updates on 11 temples currently under construction on Tuesday afternoon. Three of the temples are in the United States while only one of the temples is located in Utah. There are currently [...]

Gardner Quad Squad making appearance on ‘The Ellen Show’ Wednesday

Utah County’s famous family with quadruplet two-year-old girls are making an appearance on “The Ellen Show” Wednesday afternoon. Take how much fun you think we’re gonna have tomorrow and quadruple it. A video posted by [...]

7 ways to be a more present parent 

Have you ever noticed a mom who was brushing off her children while staring at her phone? Or who seemed constantly overwhelmed and exhausted by the demands of her kids? It was probably me. One day, I realized how bad it had gotten. I was [...]

LDS Church shares final results of #LIGHTtheWORLD campaign

The Spanish versions of the Christmas campaign for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints led the way with the most views, 39 million views, according to official results on the #LIGHTtheWORLD campaign by the LDS Church. The English [...]

Kalani Sitake defends missionaries and age gap in BYU sports

BYU head football coach Kalani Sitake participated as one of the coaches in the Coaches Film Room during the ESPN News’ coverage of the College football Playoff National Championship between Clemson and Alabama on Monday night. Clemson [...]

5 ways former BYU Coach LaVell Edwards left his mark beyond football

Life encompassed something much greater than winning football games for LaVell Edwards. Nowhere did that message come through more clearly than how he approached building up the players on each one of his teams during his 29-year career as [...]

Mormon Tabernacle Choir singer explains why she will sing at Trump inauguration despite not voting for him

Mormon Tabernacle Choir member Cristi Ford Brazao took to Facebook to explain her reasons for joining the Choir in singing at President-elect Donald Trump’s Jan. 20 inauguration. “What I’m trying to do as a person is to be like Jesus [...]

A look at LDS mission presidents: 6 interesting stats

By Lindsey Williams and Matt Bennett Black name tags dot the globe as missionaries for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints share the message of the restored gospel. The statistical report at April 2016 General Conference reported [...]

Top 10 LDS stories on UtahValley360 in 2016

Before we head into the new year, we’re taking a look back at what we’ve done in the past. In LDS news during 2016, we saw tragedy and we saw hope. We saw laughter and we saw learning. Here are 10 of UtahValley360’s top stories [...]

9 quotes and scriptures to celebrate the true meaning of Christmas

Celebrate the true meaning of Christmas — the birth of our Savior, Jesus Christ — with these nine memes. Elder Craig C. Christensen “It was the Savior’s atoning sacrifice that made holy that night in Bethlehem.” President [...]

Mormon Tabernacle Choir to sing at presidential inauguration for 6th time

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir has accepted an invitation from the U. S. Presidential Inauguration Committee to perform at the presidential inauguration in January. President-elect Donald Tump and Vice President-elect Michael R. Pence will be [...]