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Elizabeth Smart Shares Powerful Message About Forgiving Her Captors: "Forgiveness Is Another Word for Self-Love"

by Danielle B. Wagner | June 12, 2018 | Famous Mormons Makes You Think

"If we can find forgiveness in our hearts for those who have caused us hurt and injury, we will rise to a h...

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11 Things I Wish I Had Known as a Young Woman

by Danielle B. Wagner | June 7, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Author's note: I want to be clear that I am not a certified psychologist or a specialist on female adolesce...

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First Black Man Sealed in the Salt Lake Temple Shares the Moment He Heard the Priesthood Revelation

by Danielle B. Wagner | June 5, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

In 1967, Isaac Thomas walked onto the Missouri Valley College campus on fraternity pledge night. As one of ...

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Prophets' Reactions When They Learned of the Priesthood Revelation: "I Sat Down on That Pile of Dirt and Cried"

by Danielle B. Wagner | June 1, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

June 8, 1978, is emblazoned into our collective memory as Latter-day Saints. Many of us identify with the s...

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NPR Writes Entire Expose on Mormon Funeral Potatoes. The Twitter Reactions Are Priceless.

by Danielle B. Wagner | May 31, 2018 | Humor Fun Mormon Life

The funeral potatoes craze on Twitter is not over yet. Several weeks ago Walmart's targeted Facebook ads ab...

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"Peanuts" Creator Charles Schulz’s Missionary Comics, LDS Connection, and Legacy of Faith

by Danielle B. Wagner | May 30, 2018 | Fun Mormon Life

This article originally ran in LDS Living in 2015. In celebration of the 70th anniversary of Charlie Brown'...

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Elder Soares Shares One Meaningful Gift That Hangs in His Office

by Danielle B. Wagner | May 29, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Our prophet and apostles provide examples for us not only through what they do and say but also in what the...

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Powerful Stories of Military Service from the First Presidency

by Danielle B. Wagner | May 28, 2018 | Mormon Life

Many of our prophets and apostles have served in their respective country's military, including each member...

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How We Misinterpret "Black" and "Curse" in the Scriptures: Insights from an African American Convert

by Danielle B. Wagner | May 26, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Shortly after African American Sandra Bland was found hanged in a jail cell in Waller County, Texas, and 10...

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The Royal Wedding: Powerful Insights on the Nature of God's Love Bishop Curry Can Teach Each of Us

by Danielle B. Wagner | May 21, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

"Set me as a seal upon your heart, as a seal upon your arm; for love is strong as death, passion fierce as ...