Elder Russell M. Nelson Shares Video Highlighting 30 Years as an Apostle

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Elder Russell M. Nelson of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles celebrated his 90th birthday earlier this week. In celebration, Elder Nelson posted a video to his Facebook page, highlighting his 30 years of service as an apostle with 10 specific topics.

The topics Elder Nelson highlights are as follows:

1. Growth of the Church

2. Apostolic Declarations (The Family: A Proclamation to the World and The Living Christ)

3. Temple and Family History Work

4. Priesthood Executive Council and Auxiliaries

5. Missionary Executive Council

6. Church Educational System

7. Church History (Joseph Smith Papers project)

8. Opening the Doors of the Eastern European Nations

9. Dedication of 30 Countries

10. Other Specific Assignments

Watch the video below until the end to see his heartfelt testimony and gratitude for his family and service in the Church:


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