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What Sister Julie B. Beck Wished Women in the Church Better Understood

by Jamie Armstrong | March 17, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Sister Julie B. Beck was serving as first counselor in the Young Women general presidency when she was call...


Elizabeth Smart: "I Knew Heavenly Father Saved Me"

by Jamie Armstrong and Danielle B. Wagner | March 12, 2018 | Famous Mormons

Fifteen years ago today, Elizabeth Smart was rescued from her abductors that subjected her to nine months o...


4 Mormons Who Won Academy Awards

by Jamie Armstrong | March 3, 2018 | Famous Mormons Fun

Talented Church members in Hollywood have left their mark on the silver screen, as well as behind the camer...


Justin Osmond Talks About Being Deaf in a Musical Family in Inspiring New Ted Talk

by Jamie Armstrong | February 26, 2018 | Famous Mormons Makes You Think Mormon Life

Justin Osmond, the second son of Merrill Osmond, lead singer of the world-famous Osmonds, was diagnosed wit...


The Psychology of Survival: 6 Tips for Mentally and Emotionally Preparing Your Family for a Disaster

by Jamie Armstrong | February 12, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

As hurricanes, fires, mudslides, and earthquakes ravaged countries around the world last year, many of us a...


10 Stunning Blood Moon Temple Photos

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

On Wednesday morning, the United States witnessed a rare event as the sun, moon, and earth all aligned to c...


Mormons and Masons: 5 Fascinating Connections

by Jamie Armstrong | January 30, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Why did Joseph Smith become a Freemason? What is the relationship between Masonic lodge rites and LDS templ...


Mormons Who Have Won Grammy Awards (+ LDS Nominees)

by Jamie Armstrong | January 27, 2018 | Famous Mormons Fun

Only the best music artists make it to the Grammys! Check out the Mormons who have won a Grammy Award or be...


Mormons and Hollywood: 40 Fascinating Facts

by Jamie Armstrong | January 22, 2018 | Famous Mormons Fun

The history of Mormons and Hollywood is more exciting and far-reaching than most people realize. Check out ...


Baptist Minister: "I Embrace and Believe the Book of Mormon"

by Danielle B. Wagner | January 20, 2018 | Makes You Think

"I’m a licensed Southern Baptist minister  and I embrace the Book of Mormon." That is how Lynn Ridenho...