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  • LDS volunteers help KIDS get prepared for school
    LDS Church helps neighborhood center’s health event
    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons) joined over 55 other vendors, health and information providers at the largest and most well-attended of the 5 community health fairs provided by Neighborhood Centers, Inc. at the Baker...
  • Sister Wives case
    Judge’s final ruling decriminalizes polygamy in Sister Wives case
    On Wednesday, U.S. District Judge Clark Waddoups issued his final order striking down key parts of Utah’s ban on polygamous cohabitation as unconstitutional, reports Christian Today. The state’s prohibition against bigamy remains in...
  • Shoes for the needy
    Mormon College Station young woman helps family in need - watch video
    What started out as a simple desire to help grandparents who were serving a mission ended up inspiring this young women's school. This video presented by Oliver Hadnot the principal of College Station Middle School tells the story of how...
  • Americans are sharply divided on immigration
    Arrival of the young lions: immigrant children and the Book of Mormon
    The Book of Mormon is the scripture of the Americas. It is the testimony of a colony of Israelites that were led away from Jerusalem in 600 B.C. before the Babylonian invasion and destruction of the city. It is a fascinating book that gives us...
  • Mormon youth send shoes to Haiti
    Mormon youth send 3,000 pairs of shoes to Haiti
    SPRING TEXAS – It’s not all that unusual for a youth conference to include some kind of service activity. But completing three different major projects in two days?That is exactly what about 170 Houston North Stake young men and women...
  • Obama's approval numbers among Muslims is better than Christians
    Obama's approval numbers among Muslims is better than Christians
    It is just one more interesting sidebar President Obama’s most disastrous week as commander-in-chief. According to a Gallup poll released Friday, President Barack Obama’s approval rating is higher among Muslims than any other religious...
  • Redefining the double standard
    Redefining the double standard
    The last few articles have covered how society is trying to redefine some critical element of Mormonism to its detriment, namely marriage and priesthood. We've also recently had discussions on faith and works. In particular, we've...
  • The UK Mirror's "staggering" yellow journalism
    The UK Mirror's "staggering" yellow journalism
    British tabloids aren't known for being strictly factual, but publishing misrepresentations, distortions, and outright lies is excessive and sensationalistic. The following article appeared in the UK Mirror:Meet the Mormons: 7 staggering...
  • Kate Kelly of 'Ordain Women'
    What if they got what they want?
    For the past two weeks, almost every news article about Mormonism has focused on the impending disciplinary councils of two of our members. The media would normally take no interest at all in these cases were it not for the value they present in...
  • A new kind of orthodoxy
    A new kind of orthodoxy
    Mormons walk an interesting line between the orthodox and the unorthodox. On one hand, some critics accuse us of being hierarchical and rigid in our thinking. On the other hand, some regard us as defying ancient tradition because of our rejection...
  • More on grace and works
    More on grace and works
    One of the frustrating parts of any Mormon's attempts to engage in interfaith conversations is the unwillingness of many sectarian Christians to actually look at the whole Bible they profess to believe. In the previous article, It's What...
  • It's what you do that makes the difference
    It's what you do that makes the difference
    For many people, going to a church is something they do out of fear. They think that, if they don't, God is going to send them to hell. It is often the case that a person gets “saved” and becomes a Christian. However, after a few...
  • Houston Hurricane Workshop 2014
    Houston Hurricane Workshop Conference
    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is a major contributor to the “Ready or Not – a free family Hurricane Preparedness Event” held in Houston, Texas on May 31, 2014. This marks the ninth year that the Church has taken...
  • Glenn Beck
    Glenn Beck's Liberty University speech sparks debate
    Glenn Beck's recent speech to Liberty University has the evangelical world up in arms over Mormonism once again. There are all sorts of discussions around the Internet about it, debating whether Mormons are Christians or not. It seems so...
  • Bible prophecies about the Book of Mormon
    Bible prophecies about the Book of Mormon
    Many times, latter-day saints get challenged by critics to show them where the Book of Mormon is mentioned in the Bible. Here's a list of Bible passages that refer to the Book of Mormon, the people that wrote it anciently, or its coming forth...