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Quiz: How Well Do You Know Our Prophet, President Nelson?

by Alexandra Mortenson | October 4, 2018 | Fun

It has been almost 10 months since President Russell M. Nelson became our prophet. But how much do you real...

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It's Definitely a Mormon Marriage Proposal If . . .

by Alexandra Mortenson | Videos Mormon Life

Sometimes there are dead giveaways that someone is a Mormon, and marriage proposals are no different. We sc...

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4 Things Every New Mom Needs to Hear

by Alexandra Mortenson | Mormon Life

As one preparing to be a mom and as a friend and family member to many new moms, I'm currently standing rig...

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7 Beautiful Commandments We Sometimes Forget Are Commandments

by Alexandra Mortenson | Makes You Think

In October 2015, President Thomas S. Monson said :  “God’s commandments are not given to frustrate us ...

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TV Host Surprises LDS Family with $120,000 for Their Bunk-Bed Nonprofit

by Alexandra Mortenson | Mormon Life

Movie actor and TV host Mike Rowe (known for narrating shows on the Discovery Channel such as  Dirty J...

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President and Sister Oaks on Ancestor Parties and Other Fun Ideas to Connect with Family History

by Alexandra Mortenson | Mormon Life

On March 3, President and Sister Oaks sat together as keynote speakers in the closing session of the 2018 R...

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The Mormon Pilot Who Helped Create "Interstellar," "Dunkirk," "Dark Knight" + More Hollywood Blockbusters

by Alexandra Mortenson | Fun Mormon Life

Craig Hosking is an LDS film pilot and aerial coordinator in Hollywood. Over the years he’s worked on more ...

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LDS Convert, NFL Player Shares How Diversity Led Him to Join the Church

by Alexandra Mortenson | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

Ja mal Willis, former NFL running back for the 49ers, was recently called to be in the presidency for the C...

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To Fourth Sunday Teachers: 4 Ideas for Teaching the Same Topic Each Month

by Alexandra Mortenson | Lesson Helps

Fourth Sunday Relief Society and Priesthood teachers have a fascinating new task presented to them this yea...

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While Being Tortured, This Refugee's Prayer Was Answered by God and Continues to Be Answered Today

by Alexandra Mortenson | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Following are the incredible stories of Justin Bisimwa, a refugee from the Democratic Republic of Congo, an...