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7 Reasons Mormons Are Obsessed with Star Wars

by Danielle B. Wagner | December 13, 2017 | Humor Fun

Mormons are obsessed with Star Wars. In fact, that fact is so apparent that  The Washingon Post wrote ...

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Venezuelan Judge Orders Returned Missionary to Be Tried on Weapons Charges, Recording of Josh Holt Begging for Medical Help Released

by Deseret News | December 13, 2017 | Mormon Life

Returned missionary Josh Holt has been barred from the hospital despite increasing medical concerns.  ...

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How Joseph Smith Received Visions Through Seer Stones and the Urim and Thummim

by Alexander L. Baugh, excerpted from "Opening the Heavens" | December 13, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The youthful prophet received many visions through the medium of “Urim and Thummim”—sometimes a seer stone ...

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Watch: ESPN Features BYU's Cosmo and the Oregon Duck in Epic Dance Battle

by Katie Lambert | December 12, 2017 | Mormon Life

Okay, in case you didn't know, BYU's mascot Cosmo the Cougar has some awesome dance moves. In fact, his per...

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15 Gift Ideas for Faraway Friends and Family

by LDS Living Staff | December 12, 2017

Especially around Christmas time, we want faraway friends and families to know we're thinking of them. Send...

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BYU Beard Ban Captures Attention from National News Outlet with New Petition

by AP | December 12, 2017 | Mormon Life

A recent petition to end the beard ban at BYU has caught the attention of national outlet the Associated Pr...

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Former Missionary Jailed in Venezuela Barred from Hospital, Family Says

by Deseret News | December 12, 2017 | Mormon Life

Our thoughts and prayers are with Joshua Holt and his family. A former Mormon missionary from Riverton whos...

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LDS Mom Shares Faith, Competes on "Great American Baking Show"

by Deseret News | December 12, 2017 | Mormon Life

"They would ask me a lot, ‘Why are you being so positive?’ ‘What makes you so happy?’ and it was cool to ju...

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What We Learn About Loneliness and Despair from Moroni

by John Bytheway, excerpted from "Moroni's Guide to Surviving Turbulent Times" | December 12, 2017 | Makes You Think

Moroni’s father, Mormon, was the major abridger of the Book of Mormon, which is why the book appropriately ...

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When President Uchtdorf Helped Save a Plane Hijacked by Terrorists (As Told by Elder Holland)

by LDS.org | December 12, 2017 | Mormon Life

What incredible stories from the life of President Dieter F. Uchtdorf that show how, through all of his cha...