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How Former NFL Star and "Biggest Loser" Contestant Scott Mitchell Lost 120 Pounds

by Jamie Armstrong | Famous Mormons Makes You Think

When former NFL star Scott Mitchell became a contestant on The Biggest Loser, NBC’s weight-loss competition...

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How a Mormon Helped Shape Mickey Mouse (+6 Other LDS Ties to Disney)

by Jamie Armstrong | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

Today is Mickey Mouse's 87th birthday! Check out this little-known story about how this iconic mouse was in...

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Elder Ballard's Miraculous Trip to Ethiopia & the Beginning of LDS Charities

by Jamie Armstrong | Makes You Think Mormon Life

In 1985, a special fast for the famine victims of Ethiopia sparked a flood of donations that far exceeded t...

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4 Simple Ways to Help Refugees in Your Community

by Jamie Armstrong | From the Church Mormon Life

The First Presidency recently urged Latter-day Saints to assist with the refugee crisis affecting millions ...

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5 Things You Should Know About Elder Ronald A. Rasband

by Jamie Armstrong | From the Church Mormon Life

In Fall 2015 General Conference, Elder Ronald A. Rasband was sustained as the 98th apostle, along with two ...

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The Astonishing True Stories Behind the Cokeville Miracle Movie

by Jamie Armstrong | Makes You Think Mormon Life

EDITOR’S NOTE: This Cokeville Miracle article discusses a traumatic event where death and injuries occ...

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Blast from the Past: The Osmonds Cartoon Show (Video)

by Jamie Armstrong | Famous Mormons Fun Mormon Life

Did you know the Osmonds had their own cartoon show? Alan, Merrill, Wayne, Jay, Donny, and Jimmy starr...

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Rare 1924 Photo Reveals Astonishing Number of Twins in One Ward

by Jamie Armstrong | Fun Mormon Life

Did you know that today about 33 out of every 1,000 people is a twin? But well before the days of fertility...

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11 Hollywood Movies with Unexpected Mormon Connections

by Jamie Armstrong | Fun Mormon Life

Church members have some solid credibility in Hollywood, with classics like Napoleon Dynamite and more rece...

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School Bombing Survivor Converted after Priesthood Blessing

by Jamie Armstrong | Mormon Life

Amy Bagaso Williams with her husband and four children On May 16, 1986, an elementary school in Cokeville, ...