"Written by Katie Lambert"

Listen: When Leadership in Ward Callings Can Become Unintentionally Controlling or Damaging

by Katie Lambert | April 24, 2019 | Mormon Life

Not all members of the Church have extensive leadership experience. In fact, many may feel overwhelmed when...


Elizabeth Smart to Start New TV Show About What It Takes to Go from a Victim to a Survivor

by Katie Lambert | April 23, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

When Elizabeth Smart was 14 years old, she was abducted from her home in Utah. For nine months, she endured...


Listen: The Miracles That Helped a Family Find Each Other After Being Separated During the Paradise Fire

by Katie Lambert | April 22, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The sky was pitch black. Not black like night, because it was definitely well past sunrise. Not black like ...


Listen: The Miraculous Way This Latter-day Saint Found Peace After Blaming Himself for His Friend's Drowning

by Katie Lambert | April 17, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

It was the perfect day.  The sky was blue with white billowy clouds passing by the high Uinta Mountain...


Watch: How a Profound Moment of Absolute Stillness Brought a Latter-day Saint Man Back to the Gospel

by Katie Lambert | April 16, 2019 | Videos Mormon Life

A bolt of lightning didn't strike Thomas Wirthlin McConkie.  Fire didn't rain down from heaven or a sw...


Listen: How an Off-Broadway Play Producer Overcame Failure in a Year-Long Sailing Trip Around the Caribbean

by Katie Lambert | April 16, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Failure. The word played like a bad song on repeat through Erik Orton's subconscious while he sat on cold s...


Elder and Sister Bednar Share How They Prepare for Conference + One "Miraculous" Aspect of Conference

by Katie Lambert | Makes You Think Mormon Life

With all the recent announcements, temple dedications, and Church changes, this conference weekend will onl...


Listen: How General Conference Helped a Latter-day Saint Woman Find the Path to Redemption

by Katie Lambert | Mormon Life

Three general conference messages have completely changed the trajectory of Cynthia's life.  Without t...


Church Leadership Positions: How to Avoid Calling the Same 10 People

by Katie Lambert | Mormon Life

The responsibility of extending a calling is huge, no matter what the calling is. A lot of prayer, thought,...


Why These Church General Presidencies Met with an Interfaith Bible Study Group

by Katie Lambert | Makes You Think Mormon Life

About five years ago, Emily Belle Freeman and Nish Weiseth sat down to eat lunch together. These two women ...