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“Therefore, hold up your light that it may shine unto the world. Behold, I am the light which ye shall hold up—that which you have seen me do. — 3 Nephi 18:24

Gathering Israel

Anytime you do anything that helps anyone … take a step toward making covenants with God, … you are helping to gather Israel” (Russell M. Nelson). Sharing the gospel is part of the most important work on the earth today, yet it is as simple as learning to love, share, and invite.

Argentina: Friendship
Love God

As you live the gospel, you will feel the love of Heavenly Father and His Son, Jesus Christ, and your love for Them will increase.

  • Study the Book of Mormon daily.
  • Express gratitude and seek for guidance in prayer.
Love Others

Help others to feel the love of God by showing you care about them. Seek to uplift and encourage those around you as Christ would.

  • Reach out to someone you haven’t seen in a while.
  • Compliment a stranger.
  • Remind a friend or family member of why they are important to you.

Social interaction
Share Your Time
  • Listen to a friend talk through their struggles.
  • Sit with someone new on your lunch break.
  • Invite a friend to your home for dinner or family night.
Share Church Resources
Offer the Joy of Service

When you are giving service, invite others to come and help.

Share What’s in Your Heart

“Look for opportunities to bring up your faith in natural and normal ways with people —both in person as well as online” –Dieter F. Uchtdorf

  • Share what you learned in Come, Follow Me this week.
  • Tell a friend about one of your ancestors and how learning about their life has impacted you.
  • Invite someone to go on an in person or virtual tour of your local visitors’ center or temple grounds with you.

Utah: Youth Project
Invite Others

Invite others to come feel the goodness of the restored gospel and Church of Jesus Christ. Help them to feel welcome.

  • Bring a friend to a family, church, or community event.
  • Ask a friend to come to church with you.
  • Invite a friend to the baptism of someone you know.
People like being included. They just need to be invited. This video shows how invitations to "come and see" can be just a normal and natural part of everyday life for members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Inviting Others to “Come and See”
Ways to Love, Share, and Invite
My 2020 Invitation to You
Russell M. Nelson
President Russell M. Nelson invites you to share the message of the Restoration of the Savior’s gospel.
Hear Him!
He Comes Again to Rule and Reign
When we take time to listen with our hearts, the heavens open and He speaks. Jesus taught that He is “the light of the world” and those who follow Him “shall not walk in darkness” (John 8:12).
Share Family Stories with Others
Help others experience the joy that comes from connecting with family by starting a conversation about family stories.
Share Online
Woman Using Smartphone
If you use social media, share messages and content that bring light and joy into your life. Look for opportunities to offer hope to those facing challenging times.
Review Your Local Church
South Africa: Church Attendance
Help visitors searching for a church discover the Church of Jesus Christ by leaving a review about your experience on Google Maps or any service you use regularly.
Missionaries on Social Media
Collaborate with the full-time missionaries in your efforts to minister to others online.
The Story of Joseph Smith
Screenshot of Joseph Smith in the 2017 Ask of God Joseph Smith’s First Vision
This year commemorates 200 years since God the Father and His Beloved Son, Jesus Christ, appeared to Joseph Smith in a vision. With that vision came new understanding about the nature of God the Father and His Son, Jesus Christ.
Share General Conference
8 Ways to Watch October 2019 General Conference
Help a friend or neighbor find peace, hope, and inspiration by inviting them to watch general conference.
Share Church Resources
EnglishConnect in Gospel Library App
The Church offers various resources to help us temporally and spiritually and to become more like the Savior. These resources are available for anyone, regardless of their faith or interest in the Church.
Invite a Friend to Come and Help
Service Projects
Share the Light of Christ by inviting your friends to help others with you.
Sign Up for Share Light Messages
Sign up to receive Share Light emails with opportunities, resources, and ideas for sharing the light of the gospel of Jesus Christ.
Help with Life Challenges
Help a Friend Connect with the Missionaries
When you refer a friend to the missionaries, you can participate by helping the missionaries understand your friend’s needs, interests, and questions. You can also join the gospel discussions or missionary lessons.
Share Inspiration
Young woman holding tablet
Invite a friend to receive inspiring email messages. They can choose from a weekly newsletter, a series on the life of Jesus Christ, daily Bible verses and more using this link:
Activities for Sharing Family Stories
Social interaction
Welcoming Others to Our Community of Faith
Church Attendance
Feeling welcomed is an essential part of belonging to a community. That’s why making our visitors feel welcome is a top priority! Here are some ideas to help.