"Written by Kelly Merril"

My Biggest Regret & the Best Decision I've Made Was to Not Serve a Mission

by Kelly Martinez | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Truth:  One of the biggest regrets of my life is that I didn’t serve a full-time mission for my church...


6 Epic Mormon-Themed Snow Sculptures

by Jake Healey | Fun Mormon Life

Lorenzo Snow. Erastus Snow. Eliza R. Snow. It should be clear to even a casual observer of the Church that ...


Teachings of Ezra Taft Benson Lesson 24: A Christ Centered Life

by Kelly Merrill | Lesson Helps

At this season of the year it is wonderful to have a lesson on how to live as Christ did. Let’s start this ...


Teachings of Ezra Taft Benson Lesson 23: "Strengthen Thy Stakes"

by Kelly Merrill | Lesson Helps

As you read this lesson think about the quote by Alexandre Dumas from The Three Musketeers, “All for one an...


Teachings of Ezra Taft Benson Lesson 22: Carrying the Gospel to the World

by Kelly Merrill | Lesson Helps

Carrying the gospel to the world is one hundred percent about missionary work. But missionary work is far m...


How to Give a Powerful Talk: Tips from a Baptist Preacher Who Joined the Church

by Wain Myers & Kelly L. Martinez | Mormon Life

Since becoming a member of the LDS Church, I’ve encountered a few cultural differences that took a little a...


10 Breathtaking Images from Christ's Life that Will Help You See Him in a New Way

by LDS Living | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The LDS Church History Department recently opened their 10 th International Art Exhibit, “Tell Me the Stori...


44 Memes That Sum Up Conference Perfectly

by LDS Living | Mormon Life

We are so grateful for the opportunity to meet together every six months to listen to the inspiring words o...


Photo Gallery: How People All Over the World Watch Conference

by LDS Living Staff | Mormon Life

Ashley Kelly: Everybody loves #ldsconf. Brigette Bernards Little: My little daughter dances when the choir ...


Scientists Look at the Spiritual Effects of Seeing Earth from Outer Space

by Deseret News

MR says: NASA's newest photo of Earth has scientists talking--and they're findings support truths bigger th...