Conference News
    Footnotes

    “Conference News,” Friend, May 2015, 3

    Conference News

    A New Face in Primary

    Meet Sister Mary R. Durham, the new second counselor in the Primary general presidency. She lived in Japan for three years when her husband was mission president. And she knows a lot about children—she and her husband have seven!

    Conference Quotes

    Elder L. Whitney Clayton

    “Please do not give up—ever.”

    Elder L. Whitney Clayton of the Seventy

    Elder Quentin L. Cook

    “The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has never been stronger.”

    Elder Quentin L. Cook of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles

    President Henry B. Eyring

    “God hears your silent prayers.”

    President Henry B. Eyring, First Counselor in the First Presidency

    Stories of Bravery

    Match the story with the person who told it. Check answers below.

    1. A seven-year-old girl named Sailor walked a mile through the cold rain to get help after an airplane crash. A light in the distance gave her hope and courage to keep going!

    2. A boy went to church by himself every week. Finally he got his father’s permission to be baptized.

    3. A young woman named Marie held up the Bible to protect the missionaries from an angry mob who wanted to hurt them.

    4. A boy grabbed his older brother’s wrists and held on to save him from falling off a cliff.

    • Sister Bonnie L. Oscarson Young Women general president

    • Elder L. Whitney Clayton of the Seventy

    • Elder Rafael E. Pino of the Seventy

    • Elder Jeffrey R. Holland of the Quorum of the Twelve