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The Chilling Account of Early Saints in a Haunted Farmhouse

by Jamie Armstrong | Makes You Think Mormon Life

In the winter of 1838, Governor Lilburn W. Boggs issued an  Extermination Order  demanding that M...

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Video: Mom Greets RM at the Airport in T-Rex Costume

by Danielle B. Wagner | Videos Humor Fun Mormon Life

One LDS mom found a unique way to greet her returned missionary at the airport in Washington, D.C., when he...

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The Psychology of Survival: 6 Tips for Mentally and Emotionally Preparing Your Family for a Disaster

by Jamie Armstrong | Makes You Think Mormon Life

As Hurricane Matthew batters the Florida coast, many of us are reevaluating our emergency preparedness. But...

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Hilary Weeks Begins Her First-Ever Concert Tour (+ 5 Fun Facts About the #1 Billboard Artist)

by Jamie Armstrong | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

Hilary Weeks has enjoyed a long and successful music career, but did you know that the LDS singer-songwrite...

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Rare Book of Mormon Sells for $100K

by Jamie Armstrong | Mormon Life

A rare first edition Book of Mormon has been sold for $100,000 through Heritage Auction to an internet bidd...

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Mormons and Masons: 5 Fascinating Connections

by Jamie Armstrong | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Why did Joseph Smith become a Freemason? What is the relationship between Masonic lodge rites and LDS templ...

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Mormons and 9/11: Survivors, Rescuers, and Victims' Families Share Their Stories

by Jamie Armstrong | Makes You Think

As we observe the 15th anniversary of 9/11, we take a look back through the eyes of LDS Church members who ...

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4 Times LDS Church Leaders Mentioned Mother Teresa in Their Talks

by Jamie Amstrong

On September 4, Mother Teresa was declared a saint in a canonization Mass held by Pope Francis in the Vatic...

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The Mormon Bucket List

by Jamie Armstrong | Fun Mormon Life

See the Holy Land. Index 1,000 names. Do 100 percent home teaching or visiting teaching. Many Saints have g...

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The Atonement—It’s Not Your Gift to Give

by Dawn Armstrong from JRNL (sponsored) | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Before I joined the more than church 20 years ago, I would compare my life to a room with no windows. It la...