New 'Huki' canoe show afloat at Polynesian Cultural Center
The people celebrate after the legendary demigod Maui pulls up the islands and their connection to the ocean in the Polynesian Cultural Center's new Huki canoe pageant.

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This Pioneer Day, honor pioneers of 'every nation, kindred and tongue,' says Elder GongThe service-driven legacy of the Mormon Pioneers lives on in all who offering helping hands and warm smiles to others.
Elder Gerrit W. Gong introduces himself to 10-year-old Miriam Hurd prior to July 16, 2018, devotional at This Is the Place Heritage Park.
Sister Craig talks her hardest high school moments, gaining confidence and being a believer“The young women of the Church are capable and needed,” said Sister Michelle D. Craig, first counselor in the Young Women general presidency. "I am excited to work side-by-side with them.”
Michelle D. Craig, first counselor in the Young Women general presidency, and her husband, E. Boyd Craig.
Hurricanes, flooding and resilience: Celebrating 18 years of the Baton Rouge templeThe Baton Rouge Louisiana Temple has withstood hurricanes, flooding and become a symbol of resilience for members in the area.
A group of about 350 is a small part of the over 4,300 MHH volunteers that arrived for a weekend cleanup project in 2016. The Baton Rouge Louisiana Temple is in the background.
These 6 members never pushed a handcart but are still pioneers Pioneer Day isn't just for the men and women who walked the plains — today's Church members can be called "modern pioneers," according to then-Elder Dallin H. Oaks.
Pohnpeian youth pull travois, or sleds, on a road through the jungle during the Church's first-ever Micronesian pioneer trek.
LDS Church and NAACP announce plans for education and employment initiativesThe Church announced plans on July 15 for collaborating more extensively with the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP).
Debra Bonner (center) performs with The Debra Bonner Unity Gospel Choir, an independent LDS choir, during the 109th NAACP Annual Convention at the Henry B. González Convention Center in San Antonio on Sunday, July 15, 2018.
How an embarrassing moment, learning Portuguese and serving a mission taught Sister Cordon that she could do hard thingsToday’s young women are being asked to step up and move the work of the Lord forward, Sister Bonnie H. Cordon, Young Women general president, said, adding "and we can do it."
Sister Bonnie H. Cordon, Young Women general president in Salt Lake City on Monday, April 2, 2018.
BYU Education Week to focus on 'Doubt Not, Fear Not' for 2018 classesThe theme for one of the largest continuing education programs in the country draws on scripture.
BYU Education Week students walk between classes at the Provo campus on Aug. 23.
Shining moment: This member has contributed 25,000 hours of service since retirementAfter retiring from his career, Bob Anderson immediately started working full time as a volunteer at the local bishop's storehouse.
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Elder Christofferson speaks at Second annual International Forum on Law and Religion held in PhilippinesLegal scholars and experts spoke at the forum held in Manila on June 14.
Elder D. Todd Christofferson talks at the second annual International Forum on Law and Religion in Manila, Philippines on June 14.
This week on social: God's love and making the most of ministeringChurch leader’s social media accounts shared messages of God’s love and testimonies of ministering this week. The accounts also shared testimonies of Church history and trusting the Lord.
A July 8, 2018 Facebook post from the account of Elder David A. Bednar.
Colorado Springs missionaries march to 'put the face of the Church out there'Seventy full-time missionaries from the Colorado Colorado Springs Mission marched on the streets of Monument, Colorado, "to put the face of the Church out there in the public eye."
Approximately 70 full-time missionaries from the Colorado Springs Mission proudly march down the street during the Monument Hill Kiwanis 4th of July Parade in Historic Monument, Colorado, just north of Colorado Springs.
Elder Soares asks for love, acceptance of diversity in new Church videoIn a recent video released by the Church, Elder Ulisses Soares of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles spoke about the importance of loving and accepting all people.
Elder Ulisses Soares of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles spoke about the importance of loving and accepting all people in a recent video, "A Friend to All."
Church releases trailer for new Mormon Messages featuring Sister Reyna AburtoAn upcoming video series will share the experiences of the second counselor in the Relief Society general presidency.
Sister Reyna I. Aburto shares her story in a new video series to be released on July 19.
Elder Uchtdorf has historic visit with German chancellor, spreads message of loveWhen Elder Dieter F. Uchtdorf of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles met with Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany on July 6, it marked the first time a senior Church leader had met with a chancellor of that European nation.
Elder Dieter F. Uchtdorf of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints meets with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Germany, July 6, 2018.
From the Vault: Elder David A Bednar's 'A Reservoir of Living Water'Elder David A. Bednar of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles discussed using the scriptures to learn about Christ.
Elder David A. Bednar speaks at BYU in 2007.
President Eyring shares the best way to replace self-doubt with confidenceOnly the Father, His Beloved Son, and the Holy Ghost can provide the assurance Latter-day Saints need to go forward boldly in their service, said President Henry B. Eyring on June 26 during the Mission Leadership Seminar.