Mormons, as most folks around here know, don't drink alcohol, tea or coffee. When I was a Mormon, I would have considered Decaf versions of coffee and tea to be off limits so take that for what its worth. * Smoothies : this is always a win during breakfast. Not sure why, but I have seen the blessings of it. mango, strawberries, raspberries, etc. Instead of focusing on things Latter-day Saints do not drink, may I suggest other alternatives? Nope, we can drink herbal tea, but no coffee of any kind. Even today, there is a lot of discussion about whether it is just coffee and tea, whether cola is ok, whether decaf coffee and tea are ok, etc. Mormons will soon drink coffee! Well it is now 100 percent official - Mormon's are allowed to drink coke and more specifically caffeine, just not tea or coffee. In a statement issued this … I have heard that the Bishop's Handbook actually says decaf coffee is ok. That might or might not be true. I'm LDS, and I have a few LDS friends who "draw attention to themselves" (are goth, have mohawks) There are no real requirements about that, they just want you to remember that you are a representation of the church, and they don't want people to say "He's a Mormon, Wow Mormons are … Go get some frozen fruits (e.g. Essentially, the Church leaders recommend the rejection of any drink that might be habit forming. But convenience stores and fast-food eateries should brace for an onslaught of conferencegoers craving Coca-Cola, Diet Coke, Mountain Dew or other caffeinated beverages. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has clarified its position on caffeinated soft drinks, noting the news media often incorrectly states that its members are forbidden to drink caffeine according to a news article published by Heraldextra. We can argue Spirit of the Law and Letter of the Law all day long but addiction is why we are to avoid caffeine. Mormons are free to down a Coke or Pepsi. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has published new guidance that seems to be aimed at younger Mormons as a reminder that coffee-based drinks are prohibited. Maybe ask her to do what the Savior would do or what he would have her do. Debunking a dubious General Conference rumor It's the General Conference Rumor Edition! I would be concerned about anyone seeing me drinking decaf and wondering why an LDS person is drinking coffee. That aside, very few active members would be comfortable around a person drinking decaf. Being a good example. The Book of Mormon got a mention on Sunday Night Football; We’re still not sure why LDS Living - In the middle of the Cleveland Browns and Pittsburgh Steelers playoff matchup Sunday night, Sunday Night Football announcer Al Michaels randomly referenced the Book of Mormon . If someone wanted to be socially accepted in the ward and get leadership callings, I can't see decaf working for them. 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