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58 min ago | Mormanity
Shame and Anger: A Response to Small Miracles in a World of Big Pain and Evil Latter-day Saints and other Christians I know sometimes share faith-promoting stories of how a prayer was answered or how they experienced a miracle of some kind. These miracles are rarely the bigger and more dramatic ones we would like to see, such as finding a cure to cancer or a way to heal Ebola.Yet these small miracles can be real and may be received with gratitude from the recipient, for whom the miracle may play an important role in strengthening faith or solving real problems.
5 hrs ago | Deseret News
This month marks the anniversary of "The Family: A Proclamation to the World," which testifies of "The Great Plan of Happiness." This month marks the 19th anniversary of "The Family: A Proclamation to the World."
5 hrs ago | Broadway
The new Broadway season is in full swing! James Earl Jones, Rose Byrne and the starry cast of You Can't Take It With You played their third full week of preview performances last week, bringing in its highest gross so far . Another star-studded comedy, It's Only a Play , exceeded capacity and continued to hit the seven-figure mark.
7 hrs ago | InStyle
A musical-theater vet, the Omaha, Neb., native had polished his song-and-dance chops with stints in Jersey Boys and Hairspray , and earned a Tony nod for his sly turn in the comic juggernaut The Book of Mormon . The complex character of Hedwig, an East German songwriter who gave up being a man in her quest for freedom, brings Rannells a whole new set of challenges-not the least of which was logistical.
7 hrs ago | The Stranger
Whoa, check THIS out!! The Clingers , an all-female Mormon vocal group who were also produced by Kim Fowley , turn in a fucking BLAZING version of the Easybeats ' hit " Gonna Have A Good Time " on the Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour . Seriously, the vocals here are live and RAW.
9 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune
Since the election of Ronald Reagan in 1980, Mormon voters have become more and more ensconced in the Republican Party, to the point that today they represent the most reliable, cohesive bloc of voters for the GOP of nearly any demographic. The reason for the shift, argue three scholars in a new book on the topic, is that Mormons live in a tight-knit, insular subculture that sets itself at odds with the evolving social norms and shares conservative social values.
Andrew Vigil, a senior at Deming High School, invites classmates and kids age 7 and up to visit a Boy Scout or Cub Scout meeting. He is a senior at Deming High School and has grown into a responsible young adult who has acquired leadership skills through his participation in the Boy Scouts of America.
The Two Seed Theory : And I will put enmity between thee and the woman, and between thy seed and her Seed; It shall bruise thy head, and thou shalt bruise His heel . In Christian Identity theology, Genesis 3:15 is considered to be the most important verse in the Bible.
One man, known for his work with supporting black membership of the LDS Church, gave a simple message Friday to those gathered for a conference for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or same-sex attracted people and their supporters. Although in life people often look for someone or something to blame for hurt or trials, some things are there to show God's glory, he said.
Some 16,000 youth of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have put in hundreds of practice hours the past several months, preparing for the upcoming Ogden Temple Cultural Celebration. At one of the group's final rehearsals Saturday morning, they were still going strong.
A Utah author says a schoolteacher plagiarized her Christian romance novel, added graphic sex scenes and passed it off as her own. In a case she says brings to light plagiarism in the burgeoning world of online self-publishing, Rachel Ann Nunes of Orem filed a federal lawsuit in August against a Layton teacher, Tiffanie Rushton, who she says cut and pasted large sections from an electronic copy of her book.
The producers of The Book of Mormon , winner of nine Tony Awards , including Best Musical, and Broadway Across Canada announced that single tickets will go on sale today, September 13 at 10:00am. An exclusive pre-sale for American Express Card-members will begin at 10 AM on September 8 thru September 10. Tickets begin at $69.00 and will be available at the Centre In The Square box office , by visiting CentreInTheSquare.com , or by calling 519.578.1570 or 1.800.265.8977.
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. links arms with other civil rights leaders as they begin the march to the state capitol in Montgomery from Selma, Ala. on March 21, 1965.
During the past eight years with Alzheimer's disease, Cal was patiently cared for by his loving wife, Amy Jean Anderson Moss. They met when Cal was stationed in Bremerton, Cal was preceded in death by his parents, Rulon H. Moss and Karine Dolalie Moss; and by his brother, Donald E. Moss.
Individual tickets for "The Book of Mormon" go on sale tomorrow, Saturday, Sept. 13 at 9 a.m.at the Stranahan Theater box office.
We welcome back to the blog guest poster Geoff Thatcher , a volunteer public affairs person for the LDS Church here in Cincinnati where I live. He's written for us before about Mormon community service .
Evangelist Cecil Todd, of Revival Fires Ministries in Branson, Mo., will be the featured speaker at a Full Gospel Business Men's program at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 18, at the Ramada Hotel and Convention Center, 420 S.E. 6th.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 07:13 pm
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