LDSTechForumProjects

Contest Gallery 2014

Below are the 2014 Gospel App & Game Contest winners and all submissions which are available on public websites or App Store sites. These are live links. Many of these are excellent and well represent the contest theme of "Create Something Worthy"; there were not enough prize categories or "honorable mention" awards available to cover all of the great apps.

  • Note: These apps are not owned by,sponsored by, or affiliated with the Church. See the disclaimers associated with the apps.
  • Note: the Church makes no warranties of any kind with respect to these apps. As with any publicly available app, they may contain malware or other risks. Use at your own risk.

Android

App Name & Link Contest Winners Description Phone? Tablet?
A B See Honorable Mention Enjoy learning the alphabet (and numbers) through visual associations, using: upper & lowercase letters, photographs, sounds, 3D objects, a memory game, and a geo-location experience. Also available on iOS (below). both
FHE Planner Create and manage highly customized agendas for family home evening. Keep a history of past agendas as well. both
Gospel Study Challenge Pro Drive gospel study efforts among a group of friends or family by issuing a challenge, tracking progress, and including an element of competition. both
Gospel Treasures Honorable Mention A collection of gospel themed quiet games both
Home Teaching Way to store info/notes on families you home teach. From app, view message, contact families/companion, email report, view map of where families live. both
Indoor Ideas Parenting for free, one minute at a time! 365 videos to spark imaginative play. both
Journey to the Desert The game is about the history of the brother of Jared and his preparation to go to the promised land. both
LDS Apostles Honorable Mention Explore Church History from a new perspective! ""LDS Apostles"" lets you see what the First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve Apostles looked like at any point in modern history. Drag the slider from 1832 to the present day to see who the leaders were in that year. Or for more precise control, select the calendar button in the toolbar to select an exact date. Tab on a picture to see the biography. both
LDS Children's Activity App Primary 2nd Place This is an app for children who need something churchy to get them through sacrament meeting. There are various games including memory, 2048, and simon. both
LDS Podcasts Free Honorable Mention A collection of podcasts and audio streams selected to cover a variety of interests for members of the church. both
LDS Temple Puzzles Sliding puzzle game featuring 17 different temples in more than 30 pictures, plus you can use your own. Adjustable difficulty for all ages. both
LDS Tweets Free Family 2nd Place A convenient collection of Twitter feeds including official accounts from the Church as well as others that are faith promoting. Especially useful for those interested in following LDS-oriented tweets but don't have a Twitter account or don't want to learn to use Twitter. Also lessens the chance of viewing inappropriate tweets. both
Quiet Games Primary 1st Place 5 LDS games that are quiet, fun, and ad-free for General Conference or Church. both
Scripture Chain Scripture Mastery game where, from a grid of words, you chain the correct words together from a grid of words. both
Scripture Mastery SUPERSTAR! Youth 1st Place; Attendees' Favorite Memorize the D&C seminary scripture masteries in a new and fun way that combines text, voice acting, animation, and other mnemonic devices that help cement the concepts in your mind! Also available for iOS (below). both
Sunbeam Roundup Sunbeam Roundup teaches primary kids how to be reverent by having them teach a class of rowdy Sunbeams. Six real lessons with more to come! both
Harbinger of Truth A 3D Action Platformer symbolic of missionary work. Try to weave your way through the layers of reality to save the captured speaker of truth. phone
LDS Articles of Faith Learn the articles of faith. Settings include: fill in the blank, first letter, random levels, language selection, hints. phone
Missionary Tracker An app that allows you to track missionaries about to serve or that are currently serving in the field with different information on them. phone
LDS Scripture Mastery Study learn and memorize all 100 scripture mastery verses with settings for quiz type (fill in the blank, first letter, fill in only short words, long words, random workds) and hints. phone
LDS Texting Whenever you send a text message, a scripture pops up on your screen. phone
LDS Word Games Hangman and Word Scramble using words and names from LDS works and scriptures. phone
Lehi's Escape Attendees' Favorite Play as Lehi in a full 3D environment during 600 B.C. Jerusalem. Talk to key players, get missions, learn principles, then Go and Do! phone
LL Scripture Mastery Honorable Mention How are your scripture memorizing skills? Want to improve in a simple and fun way? Do so now with Letter Legends: Scripture Mastery! phone
Music from EFY In this app. you can find Lyrics and YouTube videos for latest efy (especially for youth) songs. phone
One Stake Ask LDS members around the world for advice about the doctrine and gospel living. phone
Saving Samuel Tap the projectiles being thrown at Samuel. phone
THIS DAY in My Family History See all the events that happened on this day in your Family History! phone
Verse First Read a scripture first, then go about your business. phone
Who Wants To Be A Missionary? Honorable Mention This game is similar to Who Wants to be a Millionarie, but the questions are LDS related. phone
Book of Mormon Adventures Play through the story of how the Jaredites came to be, solving puzzles along the way. tablet
LDS BoM Adventure Play the first chapters of the BoM in these 'mini-games' inspired by popular games. tablet
Old Testament Paper Doll Old Testament Paper Doll brings your children's favorite Bible stories to life. Dress dolls. Create scenes. Save your masterpiece to share with family and friends. tablet
Over Sea Over Plains Honorable Mention Interactive illustrated true pioneer story about the journey of a convert family to Zion. Includes parallel story of musical immigrant mice (not true). tablet
This is Catherine Primary 3rd Place Illustrated interactive true pioneer story tells of a convert family's journey to Zion from the perspective of a child. Engaging interaction for families. tablet
My Mission (LDS) Family 3rd Place; Attendees' Favorite My Mission helps LDS missionaries organize and share their favorite missionary pictures, stories and experiences with their family and friends back home. (Also available on iOS and in Spanish.) both
MormonTube Youth 3rd Place (on iOS) MormonTube brings Mormon-related videos into one app for easy access to clean, uplifting content. Search, watch, and get notified about new videos. Also available on iOS and Web (below). phone

Apple iOS

App Name & Link Contest Winners Description Phone? Tablet?
F.H.E-Z F.H.E-Z is a "gospel-centered productivity app." Its purpose is to help users plan and conduct their Family Home Evenings. phone
Inspired Questions- For Missionaries A communication game to prepare missionaries by encouraging self expression and testimony discovery and strengthening by asking them Inspired Questions. There are also social media sharing components. phone
LDS GPS Tour Guide-Independence to Nauvoo Technical Merit This app will help you plan your church history trip from Independence to Nauvoo. As you travel, a tour guide will come on automatically. phone
LDS Puzzler TEMPLE EDITION - Vol. 1 Honorable Mention Explore the timeline of the temples...one puzzle at a time! Play from St. George to Hong Kong! 48 stretch-slider puzzles featuring temples between 1877-1996. phone
MormonTube Youth 3rd Place MormonTube brings Mormon-related videos into one app for easy access to clean, uplifting content. Search, watch, and get notified about new videos. Also available on Android (above) and Web (below). phone
Promptings A journaling app which encourages you to write with questions from the scriptures, conference talks, Ensign & Liahona articles, etc. phone
Scripture Fling Youth 2nd Place Scripture Fling is an exciting way to quickly connect verses with their references. All 100 Scriptures Mastery verses are included, each set with 4 levels of difficulty. phone
Scripture Masters Scripture Masters is a game that helps you memorize scripture masteries by having you fill in the blanks as you race against the clock. phone
Stake Dance Card This app is used to gain admittance to stake dances. The bishop must interview the youth and enter the stake password to activate the dance card. Features include a dance calendar, map, dress and behavior standards, and a sharing feature. phone
3D Book of Mormon Infinite Run FREE A fun and exciting 3D infinite runner game using characters and scenery from the Book of Mormon tablet
Book of Mormon Jump the Fun LDS Jumping Game FREE A fun jumping game using characters from the Book of Mormon tablet
Book of Mormon Match 3 Game FREE A Match-3 game based on Book of Mormon events tablet
LDS Mormon Missionary Run FREE An infinite runner game where the characters are missionaries tablet
SB-World_Shine Brite Kids Join the Shine Brite Kids on adventures and learn the Golden rule, to think positive, be kind, be diligent, doing your best and much more. Shinebrite.org (browser version also). tablet
Scripture Mastery SUPERSTAR! Youth 1st Place & Audience Choice Award Memorize the D&C seminary scripture masteries in a new and fun way that combines text, voice acting, animation, and other mnemonic devices that help cement the concepts in your mind! both
A B See Honorable Mention (Android) Enjoy learning the alphabet (and numbers) through visual associations, using: upper & lowercase letters, photographs, sounds, 3D objects, a memory game, and a geo-location experience. Android also available (above). both

Web/Browser

App Name & Link Contest Winners Description Phone? Tablet?
Deseret Alphabet Translator Bad speller? You'd have thanked Brigham Young for the Deseret Alphabet. Transport yourself to 1850s Territorial Utah with this useless but fascinating translator! both
LDS Bingo Have your kids pay attention in sacrament by marking the picture when they hear it during sacrament meeting! both
LDS Meetings This is a web application that generates Meeting Agendas (Programs, Bulletins, Schedules, etc.). both
LDS Locations Locate historic church locations. (Might also be available for Apple iOS.) phone
Easy Autobiography Web site helping folks easily organize their life events, and to provide detailed stories about those important memories from their lives. tablet
Guess My Mission This is a facebook app allowing future missionaries to allow friends to vote where he or she will serve. Correct guesses are recognized. tablet
Hymnboard Hymnboard helps choristers (and families) plan, organize, and track hymns for church meetings and family home evenings. tablet
LDSConventions System Honorable Mention LDSConventions is a free event management system that will help to manage event registrations for any auxiliary. tablet
Memory Fusion Social, real-time family history story collaboration. Write. Collaborate. Share. Discover. tablet
ScriptureCharts.com Family 1st Place ScriptureCharts.com is a free online scripture reading chart that allows you to track what you have read. tablet
ShareMyTempleTrip.org ShareMyTempleTrip.org aims to increase temple attendance by facilitating the sharing of rides and babysitting (coming soon!) in your local wards and stakes. tablet
Teancum's Run The story of Teancum, how it should have ended. Continuous runner where you help Teancum escape from the Lamenites by Jumping, Running, and Sliding. tablet
Cricket Cruncher Answer questions from the scriptures and church history to help the seagull save the pioneer garden from the hungry Mormon crickets.
LDS Scriptures A convenient way to read the standard works and now more on desktops and laptops, including Windows, Macs, Linux, and Chromebooks, all offline.
ScriptUReLookup ScriptUReLookup is a Google Chrome extension that generates URLs to specific scripture references in the LDS.org online scriptures and share those links via social media.
WordPress Ward Honorable Mention WordPress Ward highlights Mormon Bloggers who publish on WordPress.com. The goal is to establish a Mormon community online. We have virtual "Ward Socials Link-Ups", monthly "Blog Teaching" and "Sunday Talks" selected from blogs in the virtual ward.
MormonTube Winner on iOS MormonTube brings Mormon-related videos into one app for easy access to clean, uplifting content. Search, watch, and get notified about new videos. Also available on Android and iOS (above).

Windows

App Name & Link Contest Winners Description Phone? Tablet?
LDS 4 Pics 1 Word Identify words based upon four pictures. Words are related to the Gospel of Jesus Christ, teachings, standard works and other gospel related themes. WinPhone 8.1
Church Mouse Maze The player helps the Church Mouse find the cheese at the end of each Maze. The Mazes start off easy, but get harder each level. tablet
Lesson Gospel Doctrine lesson helper. Takes lds.org lessons and puts them into OneNote along with the scriptures and highlighting. tablet
Manna Mania Honorable Mention A fun PC game, loosely based on events in the old testament. This is a PC game and requires a mouse and keyboard. PC
EZSolitaire [No link] Simplified solitaire card game with the General Authority's picture and name on the back of the cards to help children and youth become familiar with the names and faces of Prophets and Apostles. PC
This page was last modified on 2 September 2015, at 10:41.

Note: Content found in this wiki may not always reflect official Church information. See Terms of Use.