The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints invites everyone to watch a short video “Because of Him” that reminds us of the hope and salvation made possible through the Atonement of Jesus Christ. Because of Him, death is not the end and life takes on new meaning.
This article gives ideas on how you can share this invitation with others.
Invite your friends to read the Easter story and learn more about the teachings of Jesus Christ at easter.mormon.org.
Share the images and memes contained in this article on social media. When you do, use the hashtag #BecauseofHim and share your personal thoughts and feelings about Jesus Christ. (Use the hashtag #GraciasaÉl in Spanish or #GraçasaEle in Portuguese.)
Beginning on Palm Sunday, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is extending a special Easter invitation to all people to consider the hope and salvation made possible through the Atonement of Jesus Christ. Because of Him, death is not the end and life takes on new meaning. On the web page Mormon.org/BecauseofHim, you can read the Easter story, […]
To share messages from LDS general conference, visit gc.lds.org/share. (The Spanish link is gc.lds.org/compartir and the Portuguese link is gc.lds.org/compartilhar.) You will find social media links for all of the talks, picture quotes, and highlight videos. You can easily share these by clicking on the links and buttons. Now that all the text, audio, video, and music […]
I recently published wordles (word clouds) of the text from the April 2014 LDS General Conference. At the request of a reader, I have done another analysis of the text from the conference talks, sorting all the words by most frequent to least frequent, showing the number of times each word appears. Here’s the list […]
How has the Book of Mormon changed your life? The website BestBookRead.com is asking people to vote for the one book that has transformed your life forever. For you, if that book is the Book of Mormon, go to the website BestBookRead.com and vote for it. It is currently #25 on the list. Read the Book of Mormon online or ask […]
The Huffington Post has published an impressive article about the Church’s online missionary efforts. Read “Hook Of Mormon: Inside The Church’s Online-Only Missionary Army.” It’s not perfect, but it is very insightful. Here are two quotes from the article: “The Mormon church is doing for religion what Amazon did for stuff: embracing the web to make shopping […]
In general conference, Elder M. Russell Ballard invited us to obtain and read a copy of Preach My Gospel. Here are 4 easy ways to get it: Online at LDS.org, get text, audio, and PDF. Buy a printed copy at store.lds.org. Read it on the Gospel Library mobile app Download ebooks as a free Kindle download […]
Don’t go see the movie Noah—and here’s why. I’ve recently been encouraging people to support the many Christian movies that will be released this year. (See list below.) But I’ve heard from many people that Noah is so bad, that it’s really better that you don’t see it. Although I love this year’s trend of […]
The page on Pinterest for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Pinterest.com/LDSChurch) just got a face lift. The Pinterest page now has 6 boards with ideas and inspiration for improving yourself, your family, and your relationship with God: Love at Home Family Conversations Ready for Anything Refrigerator Reminders Come Follow Me I’m a Mormon Other […]
Below are two wordles (word clouds) of the text from the LDS General Women’s meeting held March 29, 2014. These wordles show the frequency of use of words (except words like it, the,and and). More frequently-used words are in larger type size. Read the text or watch the videos from the LDS General Women’s meeting. See wordles from the April […]
What a wonderful general conference! Knowing that you’ll want to read, listen, and watch the addresses again, below is a summary of what you can access online: Text The English text for all the talks is now available at conference.lds.org and very soon will be in the Gospel Library mobile app. In the right margin of each […]
For the last several years, I have shown wordles (word clouds) of the text from each general conference, which show the frequency of use of words (except words like it, the,and and). More frequently-used words are in larger type size. Below are two wordles showing an analysis of text from all the talks from the April 2014 general conference, […]
Singer David Archuleta shocked fans when he decided to put his singing career on hold for two years to serve an LDS mission. Watch this special David Archuleta: Called to Serve to find out how his Mormon mission changed him and what he plans to do next. The Mormon from Murray, Utah, gained an international fan […]
On the LDS Media Talk blog, Larry Richman shares ideas with LDS parents and youth about how to use materials published by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (the "Mormons") and others. The blog also shares ideas on using technology to strengthen families and share the restored Gospel of Jesus Christ.
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