General conference is a semiannual gathering of the Church. During general conference weekend, Church members and others gather worldwide in a series of two-hour sessions to receive inspiration and instruction from Church leaders.
The schedule for the upcoming general conference is as follows (all times Pacific):
Saturday, March 31, 2012For those of you who live near Elliot's home in or around the Santa Clarita Valley, you can view all sessions of general conference at the LDS Chapel on 24443 McBean Parkway, Valencia (map). If you live elsewhere, you can find a chapel near you by searching here. You can also contact a representative of the Church online for more information and assistance finding a chapel.
Sunday, April 1, 2012
- 9:00 – 11:00 AM – First Session
- 1:00 – 3:00 PM – Second Session
- 5:00 – 7:00 PM – Priesthood Session (must attend in person, will not be broadcast)
- 9:00 – 11:00 AM – Fourth Session
- 1:00 – 3:00 PM – Fifth Session
All general sessions (other than the Priesthood Session, which must be attended in person) can be viewed / heard on the following channels or websites (check channel listings in your area):
- AT&T – 567/1567
- Dish Network – 9403
- Direct TV – 374
- Time Warner Cable – 698 (contact provider to confirm method and availability)
- SiriusXM – 143
And in case you're new to Elliot's blog, here are the links to the stories we did about the great experience Elliot had when he got to sing with a choir of missionaries at the October 2010 general conference: