The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is ending its working relationship with the Boy Scouts of America, but it’s not parting ways for 18 months. Here are five questions answered about the transition period and new LDS youth initiative.
The LDS Church announced Tuesday night, that in 2019, it will end the long standing relationship with the Boy Scouts of America, in favor of a new church produced activity program, that will involve both boys and girls, ages 8 to 18.
Keira Farrimond, KSL TV | PostedApr 17th - 12:26pm
Beginning their journeys on Sunday night, some African members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints slept on buses and waited outside the venue for hours before a special conference with President Russell M. Nelson Monday.
New LDS Church President Russell M. Nelson left Tuesday on a global ministry tour to eight countries around the world. The trip comes shortly after several historic announcements during the church’s annual general conference.
Layton Mayor Bob Stevenson called the announcement of a Layton temple during the church's general conference Sunday "stunning," later adding that is "by far the most exciting announcement we've had in our community."