Events

Additional Keynote Speakers Announced for RootsTech Connect

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Several additional keynote speakers have been announced for RootsTech Connect, a virtual family history event that will be held February 25–27, 2021.

The First Presidency and Apostles Over Age 70 Receive the COVID-19 Vaccine

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Eight senior leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints received the first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine Tuesday morning in Salt Lake City. 

Latter-day Saints #LightTheWorld by Following the Savior’s Example During Pandemic

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City) In December and amid the chaos caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Latter-day Saints around the world participated in the annual Light the World initiative by touching hearts, changing lives and doing the things Jesus did.

Children Worldwide Invited to Participate in First-Ever Friend to Friend Event 

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The Church invites all children ages 3–11, their parents, and Primary leaders and teachers to participate in a Friend to Friend event — a Face to Face-style event for children — available for viewing beginning February 20.

Elder and Sister Holland to be Featured at RootsTech Connect Family Discovery Day

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Elder Jeffrey R. Holland of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and his wife, Patricia, will be the featured speakers at this year’s Family Discovery Day at RootsTech Connect.

Elder Gong Extends Three Invitations to Young Adults in the New Year

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Elder Gerrit W. Gong of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints extended three invitations Sunday evening to the faith’s 2.3 million members between the ages of 18 and 30.

First Presidency Calls 105 New Mission Presidents for 2021

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City) See the list of 105 new mission presidents and companions called by the First Presidency to begin serving in July.

Tokyo 1st Ward Youth Provide Service

Asia North Area Presidency New Years Message for 2021

Dear Brothers and Sisters in the Asia North Area,

2021 Youth Theme Album, Other Resources Released 

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Resources for the 2021 youth theme, including the theme music album, “A Great Work,” are now available on youth.ChurchofJesusChrist.org.