(Henry B. Eyring, “Gathering the Family of God,” Ensign or Liahona, May 2017, 22)
Family history is discovering our family members, gathering information about them and their story, and preserving that information. It is also performing saving ordinances for them in temples of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. FamilySearch.org and the FamilySearch Tree and FamilySearch Memories apps are the Church’s primary resources to accomplish family history work.
Those that engage in temple and family history work are promised powerful blessings declared by prophets and apostles.
There are many ways to participate in temple and family history work. Here are some helpful resources: