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One Gay Man's Powerful Journey Away from the Church and Back Again (+ Important Insights for Families and Ward Members)

by Jamie Armstrong | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Editor’s Note: LGBTQ issues are sensitive and complex. The following article is about one man’s journey and...


Mormon Gold Coins + 8 Other Rare Artifacts from Early Church History

by Jamie Armstrong | Fun

With the turbulent early days of the Church came the loss and destruction of many items the Saints regarded...


8 Stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame That Belong to Mormons

by Jamie Armstrong | Famous Mormons Fun

Did you know that 8 stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame belong to Mormons? Read on to learn about these tal...


From Suicidal Rock Star to Rock Solid Mormon: New York Dolls' Arthur Kane's Incredible Conversion Story

by Jamie Armstrong | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

This story is republished from " 8 Famous People Who Became Mormon ." Read the article here to learn other ...


Celine Dion, Stevie Wonder, Sting, + 9 More Music Legends Who've Performed with Mormons

by Danielle B. Wagner | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

From rock and roll to country music to the top of the Billboard charts,  Mormons have had their fair s...


How George Albert Smith Saved the Salt Lake Tabernacle After a July 4th Fireworks Mishap

by Jamie Armstrong | Fun

Americans everywhere are getting ready to celebrate Independence Day with fireworks and barbecues (click he...


How to Include Everyone in Your Temple Wedding (Even When Family and Friends Can't Watch the Sealing)

by Dawn Frandsen with Jamie Cline | Makes You Think

There are many scenarios that would render inactive, newly baptized, or non-LDS families or friends unable ...


How a Parisian Fashion Designer Joined the Church, Became a Mother to 79 Children

by Jamie Armstrong | Fun Makes You Think Mormon Life

Christian Dior. Pierre Cardin. Nina Ricci. These fashion designers are famous for their beautiful, stylish ...


LDS Congresswoman, Operation Underground Railroad Founder Meet with President of Haiti to Address Human Trafficking

by Jamie Armstrong | Makes You Think

On Monday, May 29, LDS Congresswoman Mia Love (R-Utah) and Timothy Ballard , founder of Operation Undergrou...


Mormons Who Rock the Country Music Scene

by Jamie Armstrong | Famous Mormons Fun

Nashville is brimming with talented Mormons. In this country music metropolis, a former bishop has written ...