Conference News

“Conference News,” Friend, November 2019

Conference News

Friend Magazine, 2019/11 Nov

Children photographs by Getty Images; earth illustration by Dilleen Marsh

Where in the World?

President Nelson announced eight new temples! Match the cities with the countries (and states) where they will be.

  1. Bacolod

  2. McAllen

  3. Cobán

  4. Taylorsville

  5. Port Moresby

  6. Orem

  7. Freetown

  8. Bentonville

  1. Papua New Guinea

  2. Utah, USA

  3. Philippines

  4. Texas, USA

  5. Guatemala

  6. Arkansas, USA

  7. Utah, USA

  8. Sierra Leone

Conference Quotes

Gong, Gerrit W.

“Heavenly Father does hear every child’s prayer.”

Elder Gerrit W. Gong of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles

Peter M. Johnson

“Read and study the Book of Mormon every day, every day, every day.”

Elder Peter M. Johnson of the Seventy

Lisa Harkness, Primary General Presidency First Counselor

“Our promise to always remember the Savior gives us strength to stand for truth and righteousness.”

Sister Lisa L. Harkness, First Counselor in the Primary General Presidency

Stand as a Witness

President Nelson announced that anyone who has been baptized can be an official witness at another person’s baptism. That means you can be a witness at a baptism if you’ve already been baptized!

Get Ready!

The next general conference will celebrate 200 years since Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ appeared to Joseph Smith. President Nelson invited us to get ready by reading about the First Vision. Color in each scripture icon as you read the verses from Joseph Smith—History.

  • Verses 10 and 11

  • Verses 12 and 13

  • Verses 14 and 15

  • Verses 16 and 17

  • Verses 18 and 19

Answers: 1-c, 2-d, 3-e, 4-b, 5-a, 6-g, 7-h, 8-f