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  • rural-feature
    Rural Ward: Apr 1996 to Aug 1996

    After serving in my first mission area, the Gazano Branch in the city of Paraná, Argentina, I was transferred to the Rural Ward in the city of Santa Fe...

    • April 21, 2015
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    Mission Prep Quotes from Gen Conf April 2015

    The Parable of the Sower By Elder Dallin H. Oaks Those “who, when they have heard the word, immediately receive it with gladness,” but because they “have no root...

    • April 9, 2015
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    Gazano Branch: Dec 1995 to Apr 1996

    In an effort to better tell the story of my mission and the wonderful experiences I had, for the benefit of my children and the audience of this website,...

    • March 28, 2015
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  • Elijah Abel feature
    Timeline and History of Blacks Receiving the Priesthood in the LDS Church

    The subject of blacks receiving the priesthood in the LDS Church is somewhat of a weighty matter, but one that most missionaries will have to deal with. The following is a...

    • February 7, 2015
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    Missionary Farewell Feature is Back

    We have big news today. The Missionary Farewell feature is back. This was a very popular feature years ago. But in 2013, when I revamped the site, the feature broke and...

    • January 16, 2015
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  • James-Ayuen-feature
    James, Lost Boy of Sudan

    A couple of weeks ago, I was privileged to hear a talk by James Manyok Ayuen, one of the Lost Boys of Sudan. He gave a fascinating account of himself...

    • December 29, 2014
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    LDS Church Digital Universe

    While I was creating the list of public LDS Church websites, mobile apps, and social media accounts, I thought it might help to visually represent this universe of LDS...

    • November 18, 2014
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    List of LDS Church Websites and Social Media

    This list below is my best shot at listing all the official LDS Church digital properties including public websites, social media accounts, and mobile applications of The Church of...

    • November 8, 2014
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  • Funny-Stories-from-Gen-Conf-Oct-2014
    Funny Stories from General Conference – Oct. 2014

    Funny stories and jokes from the Lord’s living prophets and apostles during the October 2014 LDS General Conference, with segments from Elder Christofferson, President Uchtdorf, Elder Oaks, Brother Callister, President...

    • October 25, 2014
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    Mission Prep Quotes from General Conference Oct 2014

    Welcome to Conference – President Thomas S. Monson “The Church continues to grow. We are now more than 15 million strong and increasing in numbers. Our missionary efforts are...

    • October 8, 2014
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