Wednesday, July 13, 2022

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My Own Sacred Grove Cover by Karlie Gayle | Faith To Act

It’s been a while sense I’ve posted a song! This week is very special. My sister and I decided to do a song together and had the most beautiful experience singing in the sacred grove. The song we chose to sing is “My own Sacred Grove” by @Angie Killian Music Hope you all enjoy! 😊 Instagram: Karliem01 YouTube: Karlie Gayle ⛪ - Find a local Latter-day Saint Church to attend ➜ 📘 - Request a FREE Book of Mormon ➜ 📖 - Request a FREE Holy Bible ➜ ⭐ - Learn the beliefs of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints ➜ https://news-nz.churchofjesuschrist.o... 👪 - Find out about your family history and get to know your relatives ➜ #Christian #FaithToAct #ICanOnlyImagine

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Thursday, May 12, 2022

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A Sacred House of the Lord | Washington D C Temple | Faith To Act

Church Releases First Virtual 
Tour of Historic Washington 
D.C. Temple

Open house welcomes 100,000 visitors so far

Today marks the public launch of a special virtual tour of the historic Washington D.C. Temple

 of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The tour, now available online, takes 

visitors on a guided journey of the interior of the temple led by Elder Gary E. Stevenson of 

the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, and his wife, Lesa, along with Elder Dale G. Renlund, 

also of the Quorum of theTwelve Apostles, and his wife, Ruth.

“A temple is the most sacred place of worship in our Church, and we are delighted that you 

would join us for a tour,” said Elder Renlund. The tour comes as the committee overseeing 

the ongoing public open house of the temple announces an important milestone: 100,000 

visitors have visited the temple since it opened its doors to the public on April 18, 2022. 

Since that time, groups including national media outlets, invited guests from government 

and embassies in Washington, friends and neighbors and local members of the Church 

have been able to tour the interior of this landmark located just outside the nation’s capital.

“Jesus Christ is the central focus of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and our 

temples,” says Sister Stevenson in the video. “We regard the temple as ‘the house of the 

Lord.’ As you enter the temple, you will notice the beautiful paintings and other artwork 

that turn our hearts and thoughts towards Christ and His gospel.”

This is the first opportunity in 48 years that this temple has been open to the public. The 

temple was originally dedicated by Church President Spencer W. Kimball in 1974.

For those unable to attend in person due to scheduling or traveling constraints, this video 

allows the two senior Church leaders to virtually take visitors through the temple.

This nearly 12-minute virtual tour is the first time the Church has made a tool of this kind

 available to the public since the Rome Italy Temple opened its doors in 2019.

The Church has 282 temples in operation, under construction or announced around the 

world. Temples of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are the most sacred 

places of worship. Prior to the dedication of a temple, the public is invited to attend an 

open house to see the beauty of the temple and learn about the commitments Church 

members make with Heavenly Father and His Son, Jesus Christ.

The Washington D.C. Temple in-person open house will continue through June 11, 2022.

 Open house ticket information is available at

See the video below.

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Monday, November 8, 2021

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President Ballard Dedicates Pocatello Idaho Temple

 Idaho’s newest temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has been dedicated. President M. Russell Ballard, Acting President of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles presided at the dedication of the Pocatello Idaho Temple in three sessions on Sunday, November 7, 2021.

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“A temple in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is a place where sacred covenants and ordinances can be performed,” President Ballard said. “We’re building temples at a faster rate than ever before in the history of the Church.”

On a chilly Sunday morning, President Ballard conducted the cornerstone ceremony, which symbolizes the completion of the temple. He was joined by Elder Neil L. Andersen of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and his wife, Kathy; Elder S. Gifford Nielsen, president of the North America Central Area; and Elder Gary B. Sabin, assistant executive director of the Temple Department, and his wife, Valerie.

More than 250,000 people of many faiths attended the public open house for the temple in September and October. 

Elder Andersen has ties to the Pocatello area. He spent much of his youth in the nearby town of Tyhee and attended schools in Pocatello.

“I had a beautiful childhood here from the time I was just about 4 or 5 until the time I left on my mission and came back, so it has great memories for me,” said Elder Andersen, who brought family members with him to see some of the places where he grew up. “I’m so happy to see it is a magnificent temple on the hill. It’s no small temple. And you can see it from almost everywhere in the valley.”

He continued, “The light of the gospel will shine on everyone and increase the love of God in this wonderful community.”

The 71,000-square-foot temple sits on the eastern foothills of Pocatello.

“It’s this large because we feel it needs to support that many people who want to come,” Elder Sabin said. “The first unit of the Church was established in 1888, so that’s a long wait.”

Youth Devotional

On Saturday evening, November 6, about 6,000 young men and young women and local Church leaders attended a devotional at a meetinghouse in Pocatello. It was also broadcast to four other chapels in the Pocatello Idaho Temple District.

“This part of the Church — Pocatello, Idaho — this is a center of raising up faithful missionaries that carry the gospel to the nations of the earth,” said President Ballard, who encouraged the youth to consider serving a mission.

“I bear witness and testimony to you that if you have an opportunity to serve a full-time mission for the Lord Jesus Christ, when the time comes and you’re old enough to qualify, you prayerfully consider that and step up,” emphasized the senior Church leader.

President Ballard expressed his confidence in the youth who attended the devotional. “I have such a great sense of confidence and peace as I look at your faces and know that the Church will be in good hands.”

“This temple is built for everyone here in Pocatello. But my focus really is the thoughts of how this temple is going to bless the rising generation,” said Elder Nielsen, who conducted the youth devotional.

“There is urgency in this work of gathering Israel, dear friends. And it’s up to us to invite those people who are lucky enough to cross our paths today,” he told the youth.

Elder Nielsen recalled when the temple property was covered with sagebrush. “My thoughts go directly to the young people who, in about 45 minutes, cleared the 11-acre parcel of ground to prepare for the building of this temple.”

The youth also helped plant 25,000 flowers to prepare the grounds for the temple open house.

Chayce Low, 17, of Bancroft, attended the youth devotional with his local congregation. Low said President Ballard’s call to future missionaries resonated with him.

“Actually, this is a big point of my life. A couple of weeks ago, I finally decided that I was going to go [on a mission], and it’s really cemented my decision,” he said. Young men go on missions when they turn 18 and women can serve at age 19.

Mckenna Young, 17, of Inkom, enjoyed being in the presence of the Church leaders. “What I take away is how much confidence the Lord has in me and in the youth and just how much they love us.”

The Pocatello Idaho Temple is the sixth temple in Idaho and the 170th operating temple in the Church. The Gem State’s other temples are in Boise, Idaho Falls, Meridian, Rexburg and Twin Falls. Two other temples have been announced in Burley and Rexburg North. More than 460,000 Latter-day Saints reside in Idaho.

The groundbreaking for the Pocatello Idaho Temple was held in the spring of 2019. The temple was announced in April 2017 by Church President Thomas S. Monson.

Temples of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints differ from meetinghouses or chapels where members meet for Sunday worship services. Each temple is considered a “house of the Lord,” where Jesus Christ’s teachings are reaffirmed through baptism and other ordinances that unite families for eternity.


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Wednesday, April 14, 2021

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☀️Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing 🙌🏼

Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing

I have loved this song for years and these girls really have talent.  
They have created an awesome rendition of this song... Enjoy #FaithToAct

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Sunday, February 28, 2021

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Your Great Adventure Overcoming Life's Obstacles | Faith To Act


Your Great Adventure Overcoming Life's Obstacles | Faith To Act

When an experienced runner decides to train for a 100-mile ultramarathon in a hostile desert, he discovers, through God, parallels between the race and his own, earthly journey.

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Monday, February 22, 2021

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Blessed Are They That Have not Seen and yet Have Believed | Bible Videos | Faith To Act | Christian

Blessed Are They That Have not Seen and yet Have Believed | Bible Videos | Faith To Act | Christian

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