Conference News

    “Conference News,” Friend, Nov. 2014, 13

    Conference News

    Conference News

    Our Prophet Speaks

    President Thomas S. Monson

    “May we have the courage of a Daniel, that we might remain true and faithful despite the sin and temptation which surround us.”

    —President Thomas S. Monson

    4 Challenges

    • Be wise in how much time you spend on the Internet (Elder Quentin L. Cook).

    • Remind your parents to pray (Sister Neill F. Marriott).

    • Be respectful and kind to people of other religions, races, and cultures. Never bully or insult others (Elder Dallin H. Oaks).

    • Make your home a place where the Spirit is welcome (Sister Linda K. Burton).

    Conference Quotes

    President Dieter F. Uchtdorf

    “The Creator of seas, sands, and endless stars is reaching out to you this very day!”

    —President Dieter F. Uchtdorf, Second Counselor in the First Presidency

    Carol F. McConkie

    “Following the prophet is always right.”

    —Sister Carol F. McConkie, first counselor in the Young Women general presidency

    Elder Eduardo Gavarett

    Make the decision today to act and say, ‘Yes, Lord, I will follow Thee!’”

    —Elder Eduardo Gavarett of the Seventy

    A Conference First!

    Match each speaker with the language he spoke in conference. Check answers below.

    Cantonese (Chinese)



    Elder Hugo E. Martinez

    Elder Carlos A. Godoy

    Elder Chi Hong (Sam) Wong

    Elder Eduardo Gavarret

    Near and Far

    People heard conference

    in 198 countries

    in 94 languages

    on TV, radio, computer, tablet, and phone

    Girls from South Korea sang “I Love to See the Temple” for the general women’s meeting.