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Utah-Tube: James the Mormon takes polaroid shots of moments that matter in new video

James Curran, more commonly known as James the Mormon, went on a holiday to Chicago to film his newest music video, “Holiday,” with rapper Taylor Bennett. But don’t let that point confuse you. James the Mormon didn’t [...]

Beyond email: New service helps parents listen to their LDS missionary’s experiences

The idea is simple: On P-days, a missionary calls a toll-free number, talks to a machine for five minutes, then hangs up. A link to the recording is then emailed to the missionary’s friends and family. The implications are exciting: [...]

36 inspiring memes from April 2017 general conference

The 187th Annual General Conference closed Sunday evening after six sessions and nearly 12 hours of talks from leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Many topics were covered, but here are some of the most memorable quotes [...]

Provo’s Aaliyah Rose advances to live performances on ‘The Voice’

The cowboy saved the day for Provo’s Aaliyah Rose on ‘The Voice’ Tuesday night. The 14-year-old Provo singer went into the Knockout rounds of ‘The Voice’ on Team Gwen, but lost to 15-year-old Brennley Brown. [...]

LDS Church President Thomas S. Monson hospitalized

LDS Church President Thomas S. Monson has been hospitalized, according the church’s spokesman. The 89-year-old president, who has been the church’s prophet since 2008, is expected to be released from the hospital soon. Eric Hawkins, [...]

ESPN highlights second Jimmermania wave with ‘The Lonely Master’

Former BYU basketball star Jimmer Fredette gained fans across the country in 2011 with his long-range threes. That was the first wave on Jimmermania. Now, the second wave is hitting China, which ESPN documented in a video that premiered Sunday [...]

8 ways LDS women gained a more prominent role under Sister Linda K. Burton’s presidency

While 2017 marked the 175th Anniversary of Relief Society, it also marked the release of the Relief Society general presidency. Relief Society General President Linda K. Burton and her counselors, Sister Carole M. Stephens and Sister Linda [...]

Temple timeline: President Monson announces 5 new temples; progress report on 182 worldwide temples

President Monson announced five new temples in the Sunday morning session of general conference: Brasília, Brazil; Greater Manila, Philippines; Nairobi, Kenya; Pocatello, Idaho; and Saratoga Springs, Utah. The announcement comes after [...]

LDS Church announces 2016 statistical report; calls new General Relief Society Presidency

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is growing according to the annual statistical report shared in the 187th Annual General Conference. At the conclusion of 2016, church membership had grown to 15,882,417, which is up from 15,634,199 [...]

The 8 stages of general conference with little kids

Parents in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints “have a sacred duty to rear their children in love and righteousness, … and to teach them to … observe the commandments of God,” according to “The Family: [...]

LDS general conference: One-sentence summaries of April 2017 talks

The 187th Annual General Conference for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints began last weekend with the Women’s Session of conference and continued again Saturday morning. General Conference lasts for a total of six sessions [...]

2017 LDS General Conference Bingo cards

Settle in, get the treats ready and print your Bingo board print courtesy of UtahValley360.com. The 187th Annual General Conference for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is this weekend. With 10 hours of scheduled meetings and [...]

LDS Church releases Easter campaign video — ‘Prince of Peace’

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints released its annual Easter campaign on YouTube Thursday afternoon — “The Prince of Peace.” The newest campaign explores how Jesus Christ is the Prince of Peace while encouraging [...]

20 awkward moments everyone experiences at their mission reunion

During general conference weekend, many mission presidents hold mission reunions for their former missionaries. Whether it’s been a few months or many years since you returned home from your mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day [...]

Lifey breaks video journaling down to digestible bite-sized clips

Journaling is taking on a new look. Whereas keeping a journal used to require hours of writing or typing, Lifey is inviting people to share their life history verbally. Lifey is a new company in Provo, Utah, that invites people to record their [...]

LDS women seek answers to ambiguous role of Mormon women through video series

Something was missing. Although the Relief Society is one of the largest women’s organizations in the world, three LDS women noticed a lack of Mormon women represented in church history stories. So they decided to fill that void with [...]

Baby shower power: Utah Valley’s best baby shops

It’s no secret that Utah County is booming with babies. In fact, Bloomberg reports that more babies are born in Orem/Provo per 1,ooo people than any other metro area in the United States. So, it’s no surprise that The UC boasts [...]

3 Mormon celebrities who have spoken in general conference

Today speakers for the general conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are chosen from among the general authorities and general officers of the Church. Other Church members with significant influence are given other opportunities [...]

7 things Relief Society doesn’t do anymore (and 3 it does)

The Relief Society of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints turns 175 years old on March 17th, and women around the world are celebrating with activities, service projects, dinners and more. But the original members of the Relief [...]

8 young women share message of faith at UN amidst snowed-in New York

On Monday afternoon, the United Nations in New York declared it was canceling all official events for Tuesday, March 14, on account of a major winter storm, which was expected to drop up to 18 inches and to close public transportation. Big [...]