Young Single Adults Gather in Regional Fireside to Learn about the Importance of Covenants

The Interstake Center was full to capacity on Sunday night March 30 as more than 1,800 young single adults from five stakes gathered to listen to Area Authority Jim Wright and his wife, Christina, speaking…

Book of Mormon Returned to Missionary’s Family Sixty Years Later

More than 60 years and 5,000 miles later, a vintage Book of Mormon has been returned to the family of the missionary who took it to England. Inside it reads “copyright 1948 by George Albert Smith”…

Actor from Mesa Appears in T.C. Christensen’s Soon-to-be Released “The Cokeville Miracle”

On May 9, 1986, David and Doris Young walked into an elementary school in the small ranching town of Cokeville, Wyoming. With them, they had guns and a bomb. While Doris used the promise of a treat to lure the 154 students and teachers…

Ward Works “Like Honeybees” to Achieve Indexing Success

The vital work of “indexing”—taking information from scanned documents, including ships’ passenger lists, obituaries and country records, and putting it into searchable electronic form in the Family Search database…

Time to Blossom Goes Viral and Adds an Overnight Option to This Year’s Conference

In the five years since the first of their annual five-day summer conferences for girls ages 11 to 16 was held in Mesa, Time to Blossom has grown and expanded in amazing ways. The conference itself offers essentially a “who’s who”…

Karl M. Tilleman Called as New Area Seventy

During the Saturday afternoon session of April General Conference, with President Dieter F. Uchtdorf as mouthpiece, the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced 53 new…

Kimball East Stake celebrates 25th anniversary with “Shindig 25”

The Mesa Arizona Kimball East Stake recently marked its 25th anniversary, with current and past stake members and their friends coming together for a celebration called “Shindig 25.” In early 1990, due to rapidly increasing membership…

Red Note Foundation Offers Opportunities to Share in a Legacy of Music, Service and Love

The story of Kristen Hooker’s life is filled with music, celebration, and service and with family, friends and fun. It contains chapters laced with giddiness; illustrated with vivid touches of her favorite color, red;…

Arizona Young Men and Young Women Respond to 2015 Theme to Embark in the Service of God

Young Men and Young Women across Arizona are joining with other youth around the world as they embark in concentrated efforts to make service to God a priority this year. In opening exercises, service projects, youth conferences…

Date Announced for Fifth Annual Town of Gilbert Patriotic Program

The Town of Gilbert will host its fifth annual Patriotic Program Sunday, June 28. This hour-long program is free for the entire family…