Wordles for April 2014 LDS General Conference

April 8, 2014

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, […]

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David Archuleta: Called to Serve LDS Mission

April 8, 2014

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 […]

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What Will You Do in the Next 6 Months?

April 8, 2014

What were you #inspiredby at #LDSconf and what will you do about it in the #next6months?

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Book of Mormon Translation Challenge

April 7, 2014

Want to see if you can read the Book of Mormon in the same number of days that it took Joseph Smith to translate it? Take The Book of Mormon Translation Challenge. The Book of Mormon was translated from April 7 to June 30, 1829. Do you have what it takes to read the book in that […]

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LDS General Conference Memes April 2014

April 6, 2014

This weekend, members were busy making and sharing memes–graphical quotes and images from general conference. Below are a few that I enjoyed the most. Posts, tweets, and memes from the Church were consolidated in real time on the page gc.lds.org/share, also in Spanish and Portuguese. Here are other collections of LDS General Conference memes: LDS Share Deseret Book on Pinterest Mormon […]

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Video of LDS Conference April 2014

April 6, 2014

Video of the addresses from the LDS General Conference is available online at conference.lds.org, on the LDS General Conference YouTube Channel, and on the Facebook pages of the individual General Authorities and General Officers of the Church. Short highlight videos from each speaker are also available and highlight videos are also on the Church’s youth website. Text of […]

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General Conference on Social Media

April 5, 2014

The Church plans to publish social media messages during LDS General Conference on the Church’s Facebook page (facebook.com/LDS) and Twitter account (@LDSchurch). We invite you to share these messages with your friends. The general conference posts, tweets, and memes from the Church will be consolidated in real time on the page gc.lds.org/share, also in Spanish and Portuguese. Facebook Memes […]

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Scriptures Legacy Film

April 4, 2014

Scriptures Legacy is a new film produced by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. What if Moroni had met his demise before he could hide up the plates of gold that he had dedicated his life to preserving? What if all William Tyndale’s Bible translations were destroyed by King Henry VIII? Throughout history, ancient and […]

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Children’s Activities for LDS General Conference

April 4, 2014

The Church provides several General Conference activities for children at ConferenceGames.lds.org in multiple languages to help them enjoy and learn more from listening to general conference: A General Conference Notebook for children to write or draw about conference. Conference Squares, consisting of 7 cards that encourage children to listen carefully, and when a speaker talks about one of […]

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Must-follow LDSConf Social Accounts & Trends

April 3, 2014

Every six months, social media explodes with activity around LDS General Conference. Join the conversation this weekend with these 19 must-follow accounts and trends from around the web. See the list compiled by LDS Living. “When a small group of members and onlookers met together for the very first official conference of the Church nearly 184 […]

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The Opportunity, The Chance, The Time: LDS General Conference 2014

April 3, 2014

A member has created this video The Opportunity, The Chance, The Time – General Conference 2014. How do you sustain President Monson? #LDSconf #PresMonson

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Images to Share: LDS General Conference

April 3, 2014

Below are images from the Church that you can share on social media to invite others to watch LDS General Conference this weekend. Share on Facebook     Pin to Pinterest Share on Facebook     Pin to Pinterest Share on Facebook     Pin to Pinterest Share on Facebook     Pin to Pinterest From the page General […]

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Text & Video from LDS General Women’s Meeting

April 2, 2014

The text and video from the LDS General Women’s Meeting is now online as outlined below. Also read a summary article about the LDS Worldwide General Women’s Meeting. The English texts were posted at conference.lds.org at 2:00 pm yesterday. The non-English texts are in final reviews and will begin being published on LDS.org later this week. The talk-specific […]

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The Evolution of LDS General Conference

April 2, 2014

Enjoy this infographic about LDS General Conference from LDS Living: #LDSconf

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Hashtags for LDS General Conference

April 2, 2014

Social media users often categorize their posts by using hashtags, which are words prefixed with a hash (#) sign. These subject tags can be searched on Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Instagram, YouTube, Pinterest, Flickr, and Tumblr to find information about a given topic. For example, #ldsconf is a hashtag commonly used when sharing information about LDS General Conference. #LDS and […]

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