Tuesday, July 30, 2013

I am a Child of God - video - For your review 2013 Primary Theme

LDS Sing Along Apps - When you give your device for child to play...maybe they can learn some Primary music instead! Check this out!

The new sing along app, you know, follow the bouncing ball, done by LDSSingAlong.com. They did a great job. 
They offer a version with Hymns and one with Children's Songs. Both are available in Spanish. You can download the lite version for free to try it out. 
Each song has a handful of high quality background pictures to choose from and the music is from the recordings done by the church.

See it! Three-year old girl singing along to "I Am a Child of God" on an iPad with LDS Children's Sing-Along. Learn more about the app at http://ldssingalong.com.

Click the video below to see how it works!

CNN interviews Elder Stephen Ward, survivor of Spain train wreck

Read the rest of this story at cnn.com

The District 5: Perfect

Episode 5: Two Mormon missionaries start teaching John who is living with an LDS family. When John starts dating a member of the family, things get more complicated.

Saturday, July 27, 2013

Have you downloaded the latest update of the Gospel Library app yet?

The new version, titled Gospel Library 3, is now available in Apple’s app store

25 Manners Every Kid Needs by Age 9

...and many adults could benefit from a quick reminder too.

Helping your child master these simple rules of etiquette will get him noticed -- for all the right reasons.
Your child's rude 'tude isn't always intentional. Sometimes kids just don't realize it's impolite to interrupt, pick their nose, or loudly observe that the lady walking in front of them has a large behind. And in the hustle and bustle of daily life, busy moms and dads don't always have the time to focus on etiquette. But if you reinforce these 25 must-do manners, you'll raise a polite, kind, well-liked child.- 

Friday, July 26, 2013

Update on Church Resources

  • New LDS.org Search Harnesses Power of Google
  • New Mormon Message
  • Pioneers in Every Land and others
Links here

Missionary Injured in Spain Train Accident

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints issued the following statement Thursday:
"Our thoughts and prayers are with all those affected by the train accident in Spain. Among those injured was Elder Stephen Madison Ward, age 18, from Bountiful, Utah, serving in the Spain Madrid mission. Elder Ward was treated at a local hospital and has been released. Elder Ward completed 6 weeks of training in the Madrid Missionary Training Center this week and was en route to his first assignment."  

Broadcast Scheduled for S&I Teachers and Administrators

A broadcast for Seminaries and Institutes of Religion teachers and administrators will be transmitted over the Church broadcast system on Tuesday, August 6, 2013, with subsequent rebroadcasts to many areas of the world.
The broadcast will originate from Salt Lake City, Utah. Seminaries and Institutes of Religion personnel and stake seminary and institute teachers and supervisors may view the broadcast at selected meetinghouses. The broadcast may be recorded for inservice training during the school year. Stake, mission, and district presidents are encouraged to make meetinghouses available for this program as requested.

More information about the broadcast will be available at broadcastinfo.lds.org.

Lorenzo Snow - Chapter 18 - Church Leadership and Selfless Service - handout

For fun Priesthood, Boy's birthday and Father's Day party!

Aren't they fun?

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Borrowed from the blogs - T-shirt Dress!

Make a dress out of an old t-shirt or from a t-shirt which has been worn but still looks good.

So cute!

LDS missionary serving in Guatemala dies following truck accident

Elder Josh Burton of Cardston, Alberta, Canada, was injured while performing service with other missionaries and some LDS members in the Cobán Stake on Saturday July 20, according to a statement posted by the stake.
While performing service, Elder Burton and six other people were struck by a truck that went down an embankment.
Read the rest of this story at ksl.com

Monday, July 22, 2013

Daily Quote July 22, 2013

"If you’re not a full-time missionary with a missionary badge pinned on your coat, now is the time to paint one on your heart—painted, as Paul said, 'not with ink, but with the Spirit of the living God.'" — Elder Neil L. Andersen

Pioneer Day Concert - If you missed it, check out the embedded video at the bottom.

Friday night’s Pioneer Day concert of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square paid homage to perseverance, strength and triumph over adversity. Hip-hop violinist Lindsey Stirling and tenor Nathan Pacheco were guest artists.

Friday, July 19, 2013

The Book of Mormon

The Book of Mormon is a historical record of God's dealings with the ancient inhabitants of the America (600 B.C. to 400 A.D.
 It is holy scripture comparable to the Bible and contains Christ's everlasting gospel.
Its central message is to convince all "that Jesus is the Christ, the eternal God, manifesting himself unto all nations."

Update on Church Resources

 Be update with the Church Resources! 

Pioneer Day Concert; New Gospel Library App; and Mormon.org embed code

Click here to direct you to the respective page

Thursday, July 18, 2013

just for fun: The good boy!

The good boy!

Google Hangout with Lindsey Stirling & Nathan Pacheco - Mormon Tabernacle Choir

Behind the scenes with Mormon artists Lindsey Stirling & Nathan Pacheco, part of Pioneer Day concert

Elder Adhemar Damiani dies at 73

Elder Adhemar Damiani, who served in the Second Quorum of the Seventy, died on June 16, 2013, in Sao Paulo, Brazil. He was 73.
Sustained at age 59 to the Second Quorum of the Seventy on April 3, 1999, Elder Damiani served in that capacity for six years until his release on Oct. 1, 2005
After being released on Oct. 1, 2005, from the Second Quorum of the Seventy, Elder Damiani served as president of the Campinas Brazil Temple from 2005-2007, where his wife, Sister Walkyria Bronze Damiani, served as temple matron.
A funeral was held June 17, in Brazil. Members of the Brazil Area Presidency — Elder Claudio R.M. Costa, Elder Jairo Mazzagardi and Elder Eduardo Gavarret — and their wives were in attendance.

250 Youth Index Over 4,000 Names in One Hour

Leaders and youth learn more about indexing during the Santa Margarita California Stake youth conference May 3. In one hour they indexed more than 4,000 names. 
(Photo by Karen Lake.)