April 2024 General Conference

General Conference

Experience peace and hope through Jesus Christ at general conference.
Join us April 6-7, 2024.
Watch Live Online

What Is General Conference?

General conference is the worldwide gathering of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Twice a year, during the first weekend of April and the first weekend of October, Church leaders from around the world share messages, or sermons, focused on Jesus Christ and His gospel.

All Are Welcome: We invite everyone of all faiths, beliefs, and backgrounds and from everywhere in the world to watch, listen, and participate.

An Opportunity to Build Faith in the Living Christ: Participating in (watching) general conference helps us learn how we can find peace, hope, and joy through Jesus Christ. We learn how to strengthen our families as we follow Jesus Christ’s teachings and how to receive personal guidance and inspiration from God.

A Global Broadcast: General conference is streamed and broadcast live in about 70 languages and is later translated into more than 100 languages. It consists of five two-hour sessions that you can watch live or on your own schedule.

What You Can Gain from Conference

Siblings sit together looking over General Conference notebooks and scriptures. Together they watch conference over a tablet. This is the 190th Semiannual General Conference.
Spiritual Guidance and Inspiration
General conference provides individuals with the opportunity to receive spiritual guidance and inspiration from God.
A Feeling of God’s Love
Through the influence of the Holy Spirit, viewers receive insights that show that God is aware of us and wants to speak to us.
Connection with a Global Church Community
General conference brings members of the Church together from all around the world, fostering a sense of unity and connection with the global Church community.
Strengthened Faith in Jesus Christ
The teachings and testimonies shared during general conference provide opportunities to learn about the teachings of Jesus Christ and build faith in His gospel.
Practical Guidance for Daily Living
Talks in general conference often provide practical advice for family relationships, personal development, and service to others.
Renewed Commitment to Jesus Christ
Participating in general conference can reignite your commitment to living the gospel of Jesus Christ.

How to Prepare for General Conference

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Ask Questions
Think about questions that are weighing on your mind. Ask questions through prayer and reflect on them while you listen to general conference.
Mexico: Personal Study
Listen to the Spirit
Prepare your heart and mind to be open to personal revelation from the Spirit to seek what God wants you to know, feel, and understand.
Scripture Study and Notes
Record Your Feelings
Write your thoughts and feelings in a journal, and add to them as you listen to general conference. If you feel comfortable, share insights with your friends or family.
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Share Your Experience with Others
Why do you watch general conference? Think about the feelings and answers you received, and share those when you talk with others or post on social media.
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Who We Are
Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints make up a diverse community of people around the world with a shared faith in God and His Son, Jesus Christ.
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