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The Most Common Topic in General Conference (+ Why Prophets Are Talking About It More Than Ever)

by President Kevin J. Worthen, excerpted from his essay "The Living Christ" | September 25, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following is an excerpt from His Majesty and Mission. Several years ago, I began to pay particular atte...

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"They'll Kill Me": Why a Mafia Member Risked His Life to Become Mormon

by Mario Facione | September 12, 2017 | Mormon Life

This story originally ran in LDS Living in 2005. Mario Facione passed away in 2015. Here is his story. It s...

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Teens Perform Awe-Inspiring Hymn to Remember Victims of 9/11: "Hymn of the Innocent"

by LDS Living Staff | September 11, 2017 | Humor Makes You Think

The Lyceum Philharmonic and American Heritage youth Chorus, consisting mostly of high schoolers born after ...

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35+ Cute and Easy Kids' Halloween Costume Ideas

by Kaela Worthen Gardner | September 8, 2017

Coming up with a costume idea is a creativity strain as it is, and when you have to come up with one for al...

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Watch: RM Creates First "I'm a Child of God" Music Video in Mayan

by LDS Living Staff | August 7, 2017 | Videos Makes You Think Mormon Life

"I pray that one day every child of God will be taught the gospel in their native tongue. Hopefully, this v...

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Ellen's Best Moments with Mormons: 8 Latter-day Saints Who Rocked It on the Show

by Danielle B. Wagner | July 19, 2017 | Videos Famous Mormons Humor Fun Mormon Life

From viral YouTube stars to returned missionaries and famous singers to moms, many Mormons have graced the ...

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Sheri Dew: How to Open the Heavens and Hear the Answers the Spirit Is Speaking to You

by Sheri Dew, excerpted from "Worth the Wrestle" | May 13, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

In my early twenties, I admitted to a friend and mentor that I could feel the presence of the Spirit but co...

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Religion Professors Address "Why People Are Staying" in the LDS Church

by Deseret News | May 8, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

“Open your eyes,” BYU professor Brad Wilcox testified, "and you will see Christ shaping you, changing you, ...

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"Be Awful": BYU Grads Receive Unexpected Advice at Graduation

by Deseret News | April 28, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

BYU graduates received some rather unexpected advice from the president of the university Thursday, after w...

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First Presidency Calls 8 New Mission Presidents to Serve in Argentina, Sweden, Philippines, and More

by LDS.org | April 27, 2017 | From the Church Mormon Life

From Moldova to Argentina and Sweden to the U.S., learn more about the new mission president and their wive...